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Rochefort Trappist
"6" or Red Cap

The History of "6"

Rochefort Trappist 6 is named after its original gravity measured in "Belgian degrees" - a brewing scale no longer used today. It was first sold to the public in 1953.

Taste

Reddish-brown color with amber-gold highlights; soft body leads to earthy flavors and an herbal character. Refined, soft spiciness in the bouquet finishes with a bit caramel. Bottle-conditioned for soft natural carbonation.

Serving Suggestion

Cream soups and rich dishes; can support vinaigrette dressing. Wonderful to clear the palate when served with concentrated, creamy foods. Serve in traditional Rochefort stemmed goblet.

Accolades

Gold Medal - World Beer Championships 2006

Ratebeer.com - 98 points (Sept. 2013)

Product Sizes and Quantities

  • 11.2 ounce (330 ml) bottles / 12 per case

Stats

ABV: 7.5% - OG: 1.066 - IBU: 18


Rochefort Trappist 6

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