Beer "Leffe" Brune, in can, 0.5 L
Beer deep dark brown color.
Taste of beer a full, creamy, slightly sweet, with notes of roasted malt, a perfect balance between light bitterness and caramel shades.
The aroma of beer combined shades of spices, roasted malt, coffee and chocolate, dark fruit nuances.
Beer is the perfect drink with friends, reading a good book or in front of a warm fireplace in the evening. It is also perfectly paired with hors d'oeuvres for an aperitif or with cheese, goes perfectly with spicy, or caramelized sweet-sour dishes.
"Leffe" Brune - authentic abbey beer with a full sweet flavor that was born back in 1240. Then in the Belgian municipality of Dinan, in the center of which lies the Abbey Leffe, a threat of an epidemic that spread through contaminated water. Then the monks worried about this problem, the idea came to purify the water by a process which they knew very well - turning it into a beer. Soon the people of Dinant and thousands of pilgrims had the pleasure of enjoying a rich, deep dark brown beer - "Leffe" Brown.
Beer "Leffe" began to brew in the XII century, the monks of the abbey Notre Dame de Leffe, located in the south of the Belgian province of Namur, near the town of Dinan. Over the years, and the abbey and the brewery has repeatedly been subjected to destruction by natural disasters and wars took place. In 1735, a large part of the brewery was destroyed by Hungarian hussars, who live in the monastery. After the French Revolution in 1794 the church and its possessions were confiscated, and the monks left the abbey. By 1809 brewing was discontinued.
Restoring production of beer "Leffe" began only in the mid XX century, in 1952. Later, the right to produce beer under the brand name "Leffe" purchased by the famous Belgian brewer Interbrew, which in 2004 merged with the company AmBev, forming a holding company "InBev". In 2008, "InBev" merged with "Anheuser-Busch", becoming the world's largest brewer Anheuser-Busch InBev.
Today beer under the brand name "Leffe" brewed for Anheuser-Busch InBev Stella Artois factory in the Belgian city of Leuven. All beer "Leffe" ales are (except Ruby) and have a fortress above 6%. Refurbished Abbey near Dinan receives some funds for the use of the name "Leffe", and in Dinan is a museum of beer "Leffe".