Piraat is a light amber colored beer by Brewery Van Steenberge. It pours a thick, foamy white head and it has an aroma of spices and malt. It has a complex, malty and warming flavor, which evolves into a more bitter and hoppy aftertaste. This beer can be kept in the cellar for years, where its flavor will continue to evolve. It has an alcohol content of 10.5%.
Serving temperature: 8-12 °C
Piraat beer won the gold medal at the World Beer Cup in 2012 in the category ‘Belgian Style, Pale Strong Ale’. Together with Gulden Draak 9000, it is the flagship beer of Brewery Van Steenberghe, a family owned brewery located in the Northwest of Belgium.