Brewery De Glazen Toren

Although brewery De Glazen Toren only officially started on November 11th, 2004, there is however a rather long previous history. In 1988 Jef Van den Steen and Dirk De Pauw met at the town hall of Erpe-Mere. Jef was an alderman there, Dirk the newly appointed town clerk. They soon discovered they had a common passion : BEER! Together the hobby brewers started experimenting in a small kettle of 50 litres, but they soon realized that more know-how was needed. And indeed, after a three-year training course at the Brewery School CTL in Gent (1991-1994) the quality of their beers improved in a spectacular way. They started dreaming aloud of a brewery of their own. Finally, the basis of the installation was found in Galmaarden where brewery Meesters had just closed its doors. It was decided to start the brewery at the Glazentorenweg  in Erpe-Mere (hence the name of the brewery), where Jef had a new building constructed next to his house.

Cuvee Angelique

The “Speciale Belge” beer style was created in 1904 for a brewing contest that was organized by the Universities of Belgium to improve the quality...

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Canaster Winter Scotch Ale

The winter seasonal from De Glazen Toren, this ale is rich in chocolate and roasted flavors. Full-bodied and dark. A perfect winter warmer. Individually-wrapped bottles...

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Ondineke Triple

A classic triple, one brewed with no spices added. Its name is from the main character of the most famous novel of the renowned author of...

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Jan De Lichte Imperial Witbier

Jan De Lichte was the leader of an infamous gang of robbers in the region of Aalst, and was executed there at the age of...

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