TRAPPIST

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Enter Thrash Zone, a Japanese Metal Bar Where 'Extreme Beer' Is Everything

In 2006, there was nowhere in Japan to listen to face-melting riffs while drinking beer that tastes like Hell's bongwater. Then Koichi Katsuki came along.
Hilary Pollack
5.29.19
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Meet TRAPPIST, a Grindcore Band Dedicating Its Music and Message Entirely to Craft Beer

"There’s 40,000 grind bands out there who have entire albums where every song is about either zombies or gore... At least beer is fucking real."
Beth Demmon
8.3.18
beer

Trappist Monks Are Mad that a Supermarket Is Jacking Up the Price of Their Beer

Dutch chain Jan Linders somehow scored 300 crates of Westvleteren’s Trappist beers, and it's charging customers €9.95 ($12.30) per bottle.
Jelisa Castrodale
3.14.18
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Scientists Name Planetary System that Could Contain the Mysteries of Alien Life After Beer

Where there is water, there could be life—and beer.
Nick Rose
3.14.17
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Here’s Our First View of TRAPPIST-1, the Alien Solar System With Earth-Sized Planets

Super pixellated, but still amazing.
Samantha Cole
3.9.17
coffee

Trappist Monks Are Trying to Save Venezuela's Dying Coffee Industry

The monks who live and roast beans at the Roman Catholic Trappist monastery in the mountains above Mérida face shortages like anyone else in the country, but manage to navigate the lawless world of the dwindling coffee industry there.
Alexandra Baumhardt
3.20.15
Cheese

Cheese Is a Great Excuse to Get Drunk

Like Kim and Kanye, cheese and booze were basically made for each other. So, what are some great pairings? Here's the official lowdown on the made-for-each-other couples of the cheese world.
Charlotte Kamin
10.14.14