Duvel Barrel-Aged Jamaican Rum Edition Gift Set

Item #7353
Shipping Wt. 4.00 lbs.
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Limited Edition Bottle with Glass

Brewed by: Duvel Moortgat
Country: Belgium
Style: Belgian Strong Ale
Color: Amber Gold

ABV: 11%
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Duvel Barrel Aged, the Jamaican Rum Edition (Batch No. 6), is a beer for connoisseurs, epicureans and Duvel lovers. It is a unique beer (11% ABV) that was brewed with respect for the authentic taste of Duvel and aged in Jamaican rum casks, giving it a surprising Jamaican twist and sweet, powerful rum notes of vanilla, dried fruit, and oak. A limited edition; only 390 barrels (101,325 bottles) were produced.

It's made to be enjoyed with friends and family. Perfect to serve at the end of a festive meal or next to a crackling fire. This special beer pairs well with strong cheeses, game dishes, grilled meat, chocolate, exotic fruit, pumpkin, sushi, or cinnamon.

A beer that has aged to perfection deserves special treatment. Ideally, you should serve Duvel Barrel Aged Rum Edition at a temperature between 8°C and 10°C.

The heavenly aroma is best appreciated in the specially designed glass that comes in the gift box. A wine glass, a tulip glass or a tumbler can, of course, also be used to enjoy a Duvel Barrel Aged. One 25.4 oz bottle and one glass..

NOTE: In order to ship gift sets safely, we disassemble (or partially disassemble) them. All components (including the box and glassware) are shipped.

The Duvel Moortgat Brewery was founded in 1871 by husband and wife Jan-Leonard Moortgat and Maria de Bock. Their brewery farm joined an already crowded brewers market (some 4000 distinct breweries existed in Belgium at the time) but hard work, tenacity, and the brewer's craft evident in their top-fermented ales enabled them to build a loyal customer base.

By the turn of the 20th century, the brewery's reputation for quality was firmly established and it had become a family enterprise as sons Albert and Victor joined the business.

The end of the First World War saw the introduction of "Victory Ale," a beer whose recipe was modeled after great English ales of the time; soon renamed "Duvel," the brew became a sensation locally and then internationally, and remains to this day the brewery's flagship ale.

Still overseen by a fourth generation of the Moortgat clan, Duvel Moortgat today is an international brand with presences in Belgium, the Czech Republic, and the United States, and distribution worldwide.