The abbey itself was dissolved in 1796 in the aftermath of the French Revolution, but the abbey church of Saint Servatius survived as the parish church of Grimbergen. The building in its present form dates from 1660 and is considered one of the most beautiful and best-integrated Baroque churches in the Low Countries. It was elevated to the status of basilica minor in 1999.
Scottish & Newcastle reintroduces Grimbergen ales to U.S. market.(Weekly Specialty & Import Beer Report)(Brief Article)
Feb 02, 2004; Scottish and Newcastle Importers of San Rafael, CA, has added the storied Grimbergen abbey ales to their imported beer line in...