Quads & Rockers

This extra-strong Belgian-inspired ale is dark and full-bodied. Expect rich, malty and bold flavours, with noticeable alcohol warmth. Quads & Rockers is tailor-made for beer drinkers with an eye for style and a taste for tradition.

Belgian-style Quad
10.5 % • WILD OATS NO. 70

History & Style:

The Quadrupel (or Quad) is a strong Belgian style of ale known for its dark tint, full body and bold malt flavour. The Quad is related to the perhaps better-known Dubbel and Tripel Trappist Abbey ales. Quads & Rockers is a classic Belgian dark ale in a spanking new getup.

Tasting Notes:

Quads & Rockers pours a deep mahogany with a tan head. The aroma provides notes of banana, raisin, and mocha. The full, warming flavour impression includes elements such as cacao powder, cooked banana and a touch of black pepper. The long finish continues to warm.

Food Pairings:

Roast chicken stuffed with dates, prunes & dried apples; prosciutto wrapped dates; lamb and dried apricot curry; Babas (French yeast cakes) in rye beer syrup; rich pungent cheeses like La Sauvagine, aged blue cheese, dark chocolate pudding cake.

Technical Specs

  • ALC/VOL: 10.5 %
  • INGREDIENTS: Local spring water, organic barley and rye malts, organic cane sugar, organic hops, brewer's yeast.
  • MALTS: Pilsner, Munich, Caramunich, Caraaroma, Acidulated, Rye, Carafa (all organic)
  • HOPS: Organic Pacific Gem, Organic Strisselspalt
  • YEAST: Monastery Ale
  • IBU’S: 30
  • OG: 22 °P
  • FG: 3.5 °P
  • SERVING TEMP.: 10-12 °C
  • GLASSWARE: Brussels