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22 September 2020

Bronze medal World Beer Awards

We're excited to announce our Wipers Times 14 won a bronze medal at the World Beer Awards 2020 in the category 'Belgian Style Blond'!
01 July 2020

Back open, starting 4th of July

We will be organising brewery visits again, starting Saturday 4th of July! Every Saturday afternoon the brewery is open for public from 3:00 pm until 5:00 pm. Entry charge is €10 per person: you can visit the brewery and taste 3 beers. Children...
14 October 2019

Closed on Saturday 4 January

The brewery is closed for visits on Saturday 4th of January 2020.
11 October 2016

NEW! Wipers Times 16

WIPERS TIMES 16 : the newest beer of Brewery Kazematten In 2014 Brewery Kazematten launched her first beer: Wipers Times 14, a blond herbal beer, brewed with 4 grains and finished with 4 herbs. The name 'Wipers Times' refers to the British...
02 April 2014

Hans Depypere about 'Brouwerij Kazematten'

Hans Depypere:  “It almost came to the point of locating this brewery – a playground for new creations and a safe haven for our ‘Grottenbier’- in Wallonia. But my good friend and colleague-brewer Rudi Ghequire recommended this unique...
02 April 2014

Koen Hugelier

Koen Hugelier was born in 1976 and studied Medical and Pharmaceutical laboratory technology at the University College Ghent and University College West-Flanders. Afterwards he worked for ten years at the laboratory of University Ghent.  In 2006...
02 April 2014

Maarten Ghequire

Maarten Ghequire was born in 1986 and lives in Leuven, the student city where he graduated as a bio-engineer. He started a beer brewing course and made his master thesis at ‘the Center for Malting and Brewing’. In 2013 he ended his doctoral study...
02 April 2014

Rudi Ghequire about 'Brouwerij Kazematten'

Rudi Ghequire: "We we’re lucky to have the support from the city council of Ypres. It wasn’t easy to start a brewery on a location where there have never been one before. So we bought the installation of an old brewery and adapted it to the 26...
02 April 2014

Julie Depypere

Julie Depypere was born in Newport Beach (CA, USA) in 1982. After she studied Commercial Sciences she completed her education with a master degree of Accounting and Auditing at KU Leuven. She worked a couple of years as audit for PWC and then two...

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