This is not the official web site of
Brouwerij Bavik
Not open to the public (as far as I know)
Rijksweg 33
B-8531 Bavikhove
Telephone: +32 56 71 13 79
Brewer: Ignace De Brabandere
[Contact] [Map] [Update]

Notes

Opened: 1894

U.S. Importer: WIN-IT-TOO Inc.

Contributors: Mario Kornmesser, Yves Spriet

Updated: September 4, 2012

Beer List

  • 5.00% abv.

  • 5.00% abv.

  • Click for a better picture (popup)
    7.30% abv.
    • Date: March 31, 2002 (#4280)
      Package: bottled
      Place: Beer Club International
      Score: 20 points
      Overall Impression (3)
      Deep golden, hugely fizzy, thick head. Lots of Brettanomyces aroma, estery and slightly sour...very Belgian. Light body, really quite pleasantly sour and dry. Reminds me of a nice Gueuze! Lots of malt and lots of Brettanomyces character. Very very good beer.

  • Click for a better picture (popup)
    6.60% abv.
    • Date: December 6, 2007 (#6718)
      Package: bottled
      Place: Hy-Vee Council Bluffs, Council Bluffs IA
      Score: 16 points
      Appearance (3)
      Yellow. Opaque with yeast. Thick foamy head.
      Aroma (3)
      Alcoholic. Malty. Spicy.
      Mouthfeel (8)
      Big body, fizzy. Lots of sweet, grainy malt. Spicy and warming. Yeasty at the end.
      Overall Impression (2)

  • Click for a better picture (popup)
    Belgian-Style Dubbel
    6.50% abv.
    • Date: December 6, 2007 (#6717)
      Package: bottled
      Place: Hy-Vee Council Bluffs, Council Bluffs IA
      Score: 19 points
      Appearance (3)
      Dark red-brown. Thick dense head.
      Aroma (3)
      Biscuity. Spicy. Lots of dark fruit and some alcohol.
      Mouthfeel (10)
      Big body. Creamy. Richly malty. Lots of dark toffee flavors with hints of ripe fruit and maybe a touch of chocolate.
      Overall Impression (3)
      Fantastic beer.

  • Click for a better picture (popup)
    Belgian-Style Tripel
    7.50% abv.
    • Date: December 6, 2007 (#6719)
      Package: bottled
      Place: Hy-Vee Council Bluffs, Council Bluffs IA
      Score: 16 points
      Appearance (3)
      Golden. Slight haze. Huge head.
      Aroma (3)
      Intensely spicy and fruity. Yeasty.
      Mouthfeel (8)
      Big body. Fizzy. Creamy maltiness. Fruity, some banana. Warming.
      Overall Impression (2)

  • Click for a better picture (popup)
    Belgian-Style Flanders/Oud Bruin Ale
    5.50% abv.

  • Click for a better picture (popup)
    Petrus Speciale
    Belgian-Style Pale Ale
    5.50% abv.

  • Petrus Winterbier
    Belgian-Style Dark Strong Ale

  • Pilaarbijter Blond
    Belgian-Style Pale Strong Ale
    7.20% abv.

  • Pilaarbijter Bruin
    Belgian-Style Dark Strong Ale
    6.50% abv.

  • Premium Pils
    Bohemian-Style Pilsener
    5.20% abv.

  • Click for a better picture (popup)
    Witte Ezel
    Belgian Style White (or Wit) / Belgian-Style Wheat
    6.50% abv.

  • Click for a better picture (popup)
    Wittekerke
    Belgian Style White (or Wit) / Belgian-Style Wheat
    5.00% abv.
    Awards:

  • Wittekerke Frambois
    Garden (Fruit) Beer

  • Wittekerke Rosé
    Belgian-Style Fruit Lambic
    4.30% abv.

  • Wittekerke Speciale
    Belgian Style White (or Wit) / Belgian-Style Wheat
    5.80% abv.