Leffe Rituel 9

Leffe Rituel 9

Leffe gets plenty of abuse from plenty of beer snobs, but if those folks are being honest, it’s really hard to knock the appearance of almost any of their offerings. Rituel 9 is no exception, and it looks resplendent in the Leffe glass. A beautifully clear, deep...
Leffe Biere d’Hiver (Winter)

Leffe Biere d’Hiver (Winter)

This is one of the prettiest beers that I’ve seen in a while. A truly deep red-brown pour, with a great head and some fantastic lace. Bone white layers are left behind in the glass. Unfortunately, the look is the high-water mark for it. The beer drinks very...
Leffe Tripel

Leffe Tripel

Another beer that I enjoy, but also one that many purists frown upon. Is it a classic Tripel? Some would say no, and perhaps prefer to categorize this a Belgian Strong Pale Ale, but for me it has enough Tripel character to carry the beer through, and to keep it...
Leffe Radieuse

Leffe Radieuse

18/03/22 43 08.03 Leffe is much maligned. I’ve always liked/enjoyed/loved their beer. Partly nostalgia? Sure. But I simply don’t drink beer that I don’t enjoy, so shoot me! Radieuse is a pretty beer. A beautifully clear, red-chestnut body with an...

Leffe Brune / Brown

On tap at Pazzo’s, Lexington, KY, served in the Leffe glass. Several years ago this was one of my favorite beers – I used to drink it a lot on regular trips to Northern France and Belgium. Since leaving England and coming to the USA, I have not had an...