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Category Ale

Colour Blonde

Origin Belgium

Type Ale

Amber Blonde hue

Alcohol Content High (7-9º)

Format 330ml

Delirium Tremens 33Cl

3,70 €Price
  • Delirium Tremens is a Belgian beer that has gained worldwide fame thanks to its iconic pink bottle adorned with pink elephants. Since its launch in 1989, it has been acclaimed by beer lovers around the world for its distinctive taste and unique character. With a high alcohol content of 8.5%, this strong and complex beer is brewed by the Huyghe brewery in Belgium, where some of the world's most famous beers are brewed.

    -Ingredients and hops used:
    Delirium Tremens is a golden beer made with three varieties of hops and two types of malt. The hops used are Saaz, Styrian Goldings and Amarillo. The brewery also uses its own yeast, which is one of the secrets to its distinctive flavor.

    -Tasting and tasting notes, IBU and EBC and pairing:
    Delirium Tremens is a strong and complex beer with a sweet and fruity flavor that includes notes of apple, banana and citrus, as well as spices and a slight bitterness on the finish. It has an IBU of 26 and an EBC of 9. This beer is ideal for pairing with meat and cheese dishes, as well as desserts such as chocolate.

    -Place and factory that produces it:
    Delirium Tremens beer is produced by the Huyghe Brewery, a Belgian brewery founded in 1654 and located in the town of Melle, near Ghent. The brewery is known for its high-quality beers, including Delirium Tremens and others like Delirium Nocturnum and Delirium Red.

    -Beer style:
    Delirium Tremens is a strong Belgian style Belgian Strong Ale, a category of beers characterized by their high alcohol content and flavor complexity. This style of beer is typical of Belgium, where some of the most famous beers in the world are produced.

    -Awards won:
    Delirium Tremens has won several awards over the years, including a gold medal at the World Beer Awards in 2014 and 2018 in the "Belgian Style Strong Ale" category. It has also been included in RateBeer magazine's list of the world's 100 best beers.

    -Factory history:
    Delirium Tremens beer is produced by the Belgian Huyghe Brewery, founded in 1906 in the town of Melle, near the city of Ghent. The company has been in the hands of the Huyghe family since its foundation, and today it is one of the largest and most recognized breweries in Belgium, exporting its beers to more than 100 countries around the world. In addition to Delirium Tremens, the company produces other popular beers such as La Guillotine, Averbode, and Floris, among others.

    -Curiosities:
    Its popularity has led to beer being a topic of conversation in movies, television series, and literary works.
    The name "Delirium" for the beer refers to the feeling of euphoria and happiness one experiences when drinking it, although it can also refer to the medical term "delirium tremens", which refers to a neurological disorder that can develop in people with alcoholism. chronic.
    Delirium Red beer was created as a variant of Delirium Tremens, but with a fruitier and sweeter flavor.
    The Huyghe brewery is known for its collection of more than 3,000 bottles of beer from around the world, which are displayed in a museum located on the brewery premises.
    The Huyghe brewery has been awarded numerous times for its commitment to the environment. In 2017, it received the "Green Deal" award from the European Union for its sustainability and energy efficiency project.
    Delirium Red is one of the most popular Delirium brand beers, along with Delirium Tremens and Delirium Nocturnum. They all share the iconic label with the pink elephant.
    The Huyghe Brewery has collaborated with artists and designers to create special editions of Delirium Red and other beers of the brand. These limited editions feature unique labels and designs, and have been very popular with collectors and beer lovers.