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GVA 23/11/06: O.B.E.R.
valt in deprijzen (+photo's)
2015 on we will work with online pre-sale tickets
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details about the need fot this solution.
O.B.E.R. (Objective Beer tasters Essen Region) organizes its Christmas Beer Festival every
year. For two days visitors can taste about 150 Belgian Christmas and winter
beers. To let you judge the different brews at best, we use 15 cl tasting
Our beer list is regarded as one of the best in the world, with several scoops and interesting gems combined with world classics.
This year we'll serve about 150 different bottled beers to taste,
including 20 on draught. Hot served Gluhkriek will of course still be available as
At last year's festival about 3000 thirsty Christmas-beer-lovers came to the festival in
Essen. And not only from Belgium! We have a very international audience coming from
all over the world, counting 37 countries and 18 American States last year!
Also we have made a deal with the landlord of the pub next to
the hall. There will be 100 extra seats provided, as well as
a couple of simple dishes for a fair price. Our beefstew,
cheeses, sausage and soup will still be present in our own
kitchen. (So as usual: please do NOT take your own food into
the hall or in the café). At the pub will be at least 3 top
Christmas Beers too.
Check out our beer list regularly, or join the mailinglist. Just fill in
Christmas mailing list" on this form, press
send, and we'll keep you posted! A first temporary list will be available online the second half of November.
There will be
shuttle bus provided between the Railway Station Essen and
the festival for 1€ pp.
Have you visited previous
editions? Please give us your
opinion on the festival, so we can make 2015 even more pleasant for you
on December 19 and 20.
The Christmas beer
festival is an organization by
Bierproevers Essense Regio)