WTOP’s Beer of the Week: Oude Myrtille Sauvage Tilquin à l’Ancienne

WASHINGTON — Whether it be people, families or beer, many of the best things in life are blended!

WTOP’s Brennan Haselton is joined by Neighborhood Restaurant Group Beer Director and James Beard Award nominee Greg Engert to talk about Oude Myrtille Sauvage Tilquin à l’Ancienne for the latest edition of WTOP’s Beer of the Week.

Quick facts

Brewery: Gueuzerie Tilquin, Rebecq-Rognon, Belgium
Description: a traditional Belgian Lambic Ale brewed with wild blueberries
ABV: 6.6%
Greg’s pairing suggestions: Things with cheese (like a thick-slab grilled cheese with cheddar, fontina or Gouda); Greek cuisine; caprese salads and pizza; and red sauce dishes.

Brennan Haselton

In 2000, Brennan Haselton took a job at WTOP as reporter and anchor, and that's where he has been ever since (with the exception of a brief return to Seattle in 2005). He is a two-time winner of the national Edward R. Murrow Award, and winner of the National Headliner Grand Award.

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