Chimay Red Ale

Style: Abbey Dubbel (Brune), Belgian Dark Ale
Alcohol: 7% ABV
Brewery: Chimay
Country/Region: Belgium

Product Description:

A Dark Belgian Strong Ale brewed by one of only seven breweries in the world officially entitled to call themselves an “Authentic Trappiste Breweries”. Since 1862 the Trappiste monks of the Chimay Abbey in have been brewing Chimay ale combining the artesian water of Chimay Abbey with the fine barley malt and aromatic blend of hops and Chimay’s uniquely cultivated yeast. Top fermentation gives Chimay a distinctive fruitiness of flavour. Fresh yeast is added just prior to bottling resulting in a slight sediment which you can see. This secondary fermentation in the bottle adds to the ale’s richness and body. The Trappiste fathers of Chimay use exclusively natural ingredients. This product has neither been pasteurized nor filtered. Serving suggestions: To fully appreciate Chimay’s aroma and flavour, serve lightly chilled in a wide mouthed glass. Next time you’re thinking “what light fruity wine will I have with this meal”, try substituting a Chimay Red.

Tasting Notes:

Pours a faint hazy deep red-brown with large creamy tan lasting head. Aromas of caramel, malt and light farmyard and doughy yeasts, as well as some yeasty phenols. The body is dry and spritzy. As one expects of Trappist beers, Chimay Red is superbly balanced and effortlessly drinkable.

This product is usually available, subject to the operating speeds of ships, wharfies, truckies and customs! Send us an e-mail or place an order and we will advise on current stock levels.

Related Products
Chimay Grande Reserve Blue, Chimay White Ale, Gouden Carolus Classic, La Gauloise Brune, Leffe Brune, Rochefort Trappiste 10


You can buy Chimay Red Ale in the following pack sizes:
Pack Description Price Qty  
Single (1 x 330ml Bottle) $6.50
Single (1 x 750ml Bottle) $14.99
4-Pack (4 x 330ml Bottles) $22.00
2-Pack (2 x 750ml Bottles) $27.99
Carton 24 (24 x 330ml Bottles) $115.00
Carton 12 (12 x 750ml Bottles) $145.00
Remember, we can usually fit up to 20 beers into each delivery carton. Want to try the above beer but not sure what else to choose? Why not try our special Summer Pack. If you would like some help making your choice, why not contact our friendly and knowledgeable staff who will be happy to make some suggestions.
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