• Brewery: Westvleteren Abdij St. Sixtus
  • Country: Belgium
  • Style: Trappist Ale - Abt/Quadrupel
  • ABV: 10.2%
  • Volume: 330ml


Westvleteren 12 (XII) - The legendary, close to mythical Trappist from the Sint-Sixtus Abbey of Westvleteren. Global winner of a wide range of titles, prizes and medals, acclaimed by many, desired by the masses.

Their first title of Best Beer In The World, awarded in 2005 by, triggered and fueled a hype as never witnessed before in the entire history of beer. The street where the abbey is situated could not handle the traffic and was made one-way shortly after winning the Best Beer award.

The fame of Westvleteren 12 (Abtsbier),has (had) an undeniable and recurring effect on the popularity of Belgian Trappist - and specialty beers worldwide. To us, this is the true added value of the beer.

Westvleteren 12 is more than just the Sint-Sixtus monks life-supporting flagship…it can truly be called a Belgian national beer treasure.