Fort Lapin Rouge is a Belgian abbey beer from Fort Lapin brewery. Fort Lapin brewery was established in 2011 as a modern Belgian microbrewery dedicated to making high-end Belgian ales. The brewery is named after the area just north of Bruges where the brewery is based.
What is an abbey beer? An abbey beer refers to a Belgian Trappist-style beer produced outside of a monastery, since only beers produced in Trappist monasteries can be given that name. Fort Lapin Rouge pours an orangy-chestnut colour, offering up the classic spicy aroma of an abbey beer. The flavour is toasted and malty, with further spicy notes and a slight floral character. Buy Fort Lapin Rouge for a traditional Belgian abbey beer, brewed by a modern, independent microbrewery.