Beer "Delirium Tremens", 750 ml
Beer fog, bright golden-yellow color.
Sweet malt taste of beer is replaced by the beginning of the hop astringency and hints of spicy beer texture is smooth, dry aftertaste, long, strong, with some fruity nuances.
The aroma of the beer is made of notes of banana, citrus and yeast hints of clove and pepper.
Beer is excellent as an aperitif, digestif, in conjunction with the game and salmon.
The famous Belgian ale "Delirium Tremens" was born December 26, 1989, and today it can be called a classic brewery Huyghe. This beer unusually everything - from the name and ending label. The name of the beer "Blue Devils" may have obtained due to the high alcohol content and a hint of the Brewers to the negative consequences of excessive drinking. Stage of delirium tremens allegorically depicted on the label - pink elephant, then green crocodile, dragons and terrifying bird.
Taste of beer "Delirium Tremens" - a mystery that combines the best qualities of an exceptional hops and different varieties of pale malt. Starting with sweet malt tones, taste suddenly changes its character in the direction of sharpness and bitterness of hops, without showing the slightest aggression.
Beer "White Heat" is the owner of numerous awards. Of the latter - a silver medal at the competition "The International Beer Challenge" in 2012, gold in the category of "El" to "Beer International Recognition Awards", the money in the "International Beer Competition" in 2011.
Breweries in the Belgian town of Appelhuk began to engage more in 1654. Local brewery became the ancestor of the famous brewery Hёyge future. In 1906 the plant was bought Leon Hёyge settled here and renamed it the "Brouwerij-Mouterij den Appel". After World War I the plant needed reconstruction, and Leon Hёyge decided to build a new building for the brewery, where the plant is located so far. Updates touched and internal arrangement (the old brewhouse is still the pride of the brewery), and the name change - in 1938 it was changed to "Leon Huyghe Ltd".
The first beer that has brought success brewery became lager "Golden Kenya", which won numerous awards and titles. Since 1948, the brewery started producing water and lemonade under the brand name "Mell's Drinks".
In the 60 years the brewery significantly expanding its production, launches a modern bottling line and a new type of beer - "Eigerbrau". 70s made their adjustments in the marketing policy of the brewery: a reorientation with pubs and petty traders beer on the large establishments (restaurants, social service agencies, railways, etc.), where the brewery can provide the full range of their products - from beer to lemonades.
Restructuring of the company accompanied by a significant financial investment, which led to refocus on the issue of different beers fermented. By the end of the 80s in the line of the plant were "Delirium Tremens" and "La Guillotine". In 1992 was founded "The Brotherhood pink elephant" ("Confrerie of the pink Elephant"), whose task was to promote a beer under the name "Delirium" and other beers. Also brewery Hёyge bought brewery "Campus", the monastery brewery "St. Idesbald" "Vieille Viyers" and "Dami". In 1993 he published a range of fruit lambics "Floris".
The year 2000 was a year of large-scale works on the reconstruction of the enterprise, upgrade facilities and installation of new tanks for fermentation. Constant expansion of the export market and a significant increase in sales reached the mark fairy output of 100 000 hectoliters.