Belgian

Recipe

Beer-Steamed Mussels Recipe

John Mooney of Washington, DC's Bidwell came up with this easy mussels recipe that combines the flavor of Belgian beer with garlic, shallots, and fresh herbs. Grab some crusty bread and you're set.
John Mooney
6.7.17
Booze

This Brewery Put Ganesh on a Pale Ale and Hindus Aren’t Happy

Hindu cleric Rajan Zed has called on The Musketeers Brewery in Flanders to withdraw its Jack’s Precious IPA, which features an image of the deity Ganesh on its label.
Phoebe Hurst
9.9.16
Craft Beer

The Most Belgian Beer Outside of Brussels Might Be Made in Ohio

Founded by a wine lover who converted into a beer aficionado after a single bottle of Saison Dupont, Rockmill Brewery turns out its own saisons, witbiers, dubbels, tripels, and stouts that could rival those of Belgium.
Sarah Freeman
7.12.16
Art

A Street Art Giant Appears on Stacked Shipping Containers

One of the attendees to Rock Werchter music festival is bigger than the others.
Nathaniel Ainley
7.7.15
Canada

Who Wants to Do Chocolate Key Bumps?

Love putting stuff up your nose? Also love fine Belgian chocolates? Well, we have got news for you, gourmand. All of your interests can be found in one fun powder—and it’s a legal high.
Munchies Staff
6.26.15
Food

Belgians Don't Need Tinder Because We Have Fries

I miss fries more than I miss my family. That doesn't make me a monster; it makes me Belgian.
Stefanie Staelens
3.3.15
Ghent

This Man Wants You to Eat from His Fridge for Free

Stef Mintiens is an herbalist and doctor from Ghent, Belgium who is providing a fridge full of tasty food— from chicory-caraway soup, smoked Parma ham, to cake and quiches—for anyone who wants it.
Stefanie Staelens
2.19.15
Words

Look Out for The PartyDrone at Your Next Festival

It's a bird! It's a plane! It's the....
Erik Kristman
10.16.14
Words

Flemish Trio Vuurwerk Flips Arsenal's "Lie Low" Into a Slice of Dark Dance Heaven

This tune is like a solar eclipse. We're still figuring out what that means.
THUMP Staff
10.1.14
thump video

Watch the New Video for Mumbai Science's "Déjà Vu"

A heartbroken swamp creature steals a Porsche, goes on a fertilizer bender, tries to fight cops.
Lauren Schwartzberg
4.22.14
Motherboard Blog

To Move Drugs, Traffickers Are Hacking Shipping Containers

Workers at a container terminal in Antwerp began to wonder why entire containers—containing cargo like bananas and timber—were disappearing from the port.
ALEX PASTERNACK
10.21.13