This category has perhaps caused the biggest breakthrough for Belgian beer. Only a limited group carry the Trappist label. To be precise: 11 beers, including 6 Belgian and five non-Belgian.
An overview of the Trappists
Here you have an overview of the products that carry the famous "Authentic Trappist Product" label:
- La Trappe (NL)
- Zundert (NL)
- Stift Engelszell (AT)
- Tre Fontane (IT)
- Spencer (USA)
How the whole application procedure and is carried out, you can read here. The International Trappist Association shall first submit a request to get a logo. This indeed may be other products such as liqueurs, cheeses, bread ... then put in motion by the IVT evaluation procedure. This evaluation includes a site visit, controlling production lines and quality. And if you get or not the Trappist logo.
Choose from more than 1400 different Belgian Beers on our shop
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