tasting rooms

The Dutch are known for beer, but lesser known outside the Netherlands is another spirit: jenever, a precursor to gin. For a unique tasting experience of beer or spirits, visit some of Amsterdam’s proeflokaals, or tasting houses, where distillers showcase their wares in cosy settings.

Tasting rooms

The Dutch are known for beer, but lesser known outside the Netherlands is another spirit: jenever, a precursor to gin. For a unique tasting experience...

Dutch cheese

Coming from a country rich in fertile farmland that's perfect for dairy cows, it seems quite natural that the Dutch have a visible passion for good ch...

Dutch cheese

Coming from a country rich in fertile farmland that's perfect for dairy cows, it seems quite natural that the Dutch have a visible passion for good ch...

Beer sampling

Our neighbours in Belgium get most of the credit, but did you know that the Netherlands is also a haven for finely-crafted local beers? From rich trip...
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Distilleerderij 't Nieuwe Diep

Flevopark 13
1095 KE AMSTERDAM
‘t Nieuwe Diep Distillery is located in a renovated pumping station in Amsterdam’s Flevopark. Recently opened, the owners produce ...
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Proeflokaal Arendsnest

Herengracht 90
1015 BS AMSTERDAM
This traditional Dutch pub on the Herengracht is the place to get acquainted with local tipples. Serving only Dutch beers from mor...
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Brouwerij Troost Westergas

Pazzanistraat 25-27
1014 DB AMSTERDAM
With one location in De Pijp up and running, local Amsterdam microbrewery Troost opened its second, larger brewery pub in Amsterda...
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Craft & Draft

Overtoom 417
1054 JR AMSTERDAM
This relatively recent addition to Amsterdam’s speciality beer scene can be found on Overtoom in the Oud-Zuid district, just on th...