Ghent noose

Gentse Strop - A beer with a story.

Taste experience
A fruity and complex aroma with notes of banana, citrus, spices, yeast, honey and sweet malt. After the
first sip gives a refreshing feeling in the mouth, with a pleasant flavour of malt, followed
by spicy and yeasty notes. The beer has a medium-long finish with a mild hop bitterness.

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Beer style


Colour of beer



Oily fish, Sweet desserts, Meat dishes



Available in

20L keg, 75cl glass return, 33cl glass return


Gentse Strop owes its name to the proud Gentenaars, nicknamed "noose bearers". When the Gentenaars refused to pay extra war taxes in 1540, Charles V ordered the notables of Ghent to go around with a noose around their necks, as a sign that they deserved the gallows. To this day, the noose is the symbol of proud resistance to any form of tyranny and misplaced authority. Gentse Strop is a tribute to everyone who takes pride to heart...

Roman Brewery

Gentse Strop is part of brewery Roman. As the oldest family brewery in Belgium, brewery Roman is known for its rich assortment of beers. These are brewed one by one in the traditional way, with traditional craftsmanship and a lot of love for beer and have been for almost 5 centuries....

The brewery is currently run by 14th-generation Carlo and Lode Roman. With feeling
for tradition and an eye for innovation, they too take the art of brewing to the highest standard
With a mission to create the perfect taste sensation

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