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European Beer Star: Precious Metal Once Again Awarded to Weizenbock Vitus

After tremendous success at the World Beer Awards, the non-stop trend continues for the Bavarian State Brewery Weihenstephan, with the Weizenbock Vitus bringing home a...

The World´s Best Kristallweißbier is brewed in Weihenstephan!

Cheers could be heard across the whole Weihenstephan Hill: When the results of the World Beer Awards were announced, the employees of the Bavarian State Brewery...

State Minister Blume Presents the Pro Meritis Scientiae et Litterarum Award to Director Prof. Dr. Schrädler

State Minister Blume presents the Bavarian State Ministry for Science and Art Award to Prof. Dr. Josef Schrädler, Director of the Bavarian State Brewery Weihenstephan.

Awarded Beers: Great success at the Australian International Beer Awards 2022

One of the biggest and major beer competitions in the world in Melbourne, Australia, once again turned out to be a good place for the Bavarian State Brewery...

Great honor for Weihenstephan‘s dark wheat beer: Gold at the World Beer Cup

One of the most prestigious beer competitions worldwide came to a delightful close for the Bavarian State Brewery Weihenstephan. The dark wheat beer („Hefeweißbier...

Bavarian State Brewery Weihenstephan: your certified eco-friendly brewer

At the Bavarian State Brewery Weihenstephan, we have always been committed to taking responsibility for our environment and giving sustainability the utmost importance in...

Weihenstephan´s Beers amongst the Winners: A Shower of Medals at the Australian International Beer Awards

Great success at the AIBA 2021: Several Weihenstephan beers have been awarded medals at the Australian International Beer Awards. Click here for more info.

Our new Weihenstephaner Podcast: 1000 Years of Beer!

As from now, the world´s oldest brewery not only offers you pure drinking pleasure with its broad range of bottom and top fermented beer specialties, but also a feast for...

Roof of Weihenstephan Arena in Sterzing collapses

The roof of Weihenstephan Arena in Sterzing (South Tyrole) has given in under the heavy amount of snowfall. Please find the brewery's statement here.

First year of Weihenstephaner Helles: Gold at the European Beer Star

Competition at the European Beer Star (EBS) was strong: in the European-Style Mild Lager category beers from all over the world were tasted and judged – and the final...

Brand ambassador featured in Trailblazers podcast - tune in!

Listen up, everybody! Our brand ambassador Matthias Ebner was featured in an episode of Trailblazers podcast - tune in here!

Showing Solidarity in the Corona Crisis: Weihenstephan Brewery Supports Doctors

In times like these we have to stick together – and the Bavarian State Brewery Weihenstephan is delighted to be able to make a small contribution by supporting medical...

Brewery Weihenstephan sponsors SV Lohhof's first division volleyball team

The Bavarian State Brewery Weihenstephan is now officially Top- and Beverage-sponsor of SV Lohhof's first division volleyball team.

Brewery Apprentices Donate for a Good Cause

The apprentices of the Weihenstephan brewery sold all kinds of fan articles and delicacies for a good cause at an auction at the Christmas party. 1000 euros in proceeds...

4000 Euro for a good cause: Brewery Weihenstephan makes christmas donations

Christmas is not only the time for cookies and candles but also for giving back to the community in the area. We decided to forego customer presents in order to donate...

Weihenstephan honors well-deserved employees

Anyone who stays with the same company for a lot of years, does so for a reason. At the Bavarian State Brewery, currently employer to over 160 people, this circumstance...

Silver and Bronze: Weihenstephan beers belong to Europe's best!

The champion beers of the Bavarian State Brewery Weihenstephan once again took home medals from the European Beer Star. The light Weizenbock Vitus and the sparkling,...

The Homecoming – was the theme of our 4th Importers Conference

The Homecoming – was the theme of our 4th Importers Conference, which took place from 4th – 6th of September 2019 here in Freising.

Weihenstephan Brewery Wins Seven Medals at Beer Competitions

Elation at the Bavarian State Brewery Weihenstephan: At the World Beer Awards in London four beers were awarded medals. At the forefront: once again the Kristallweißbier...

Our 17th Weihenstephaner Bergfest: Thousands visit the brewery

The weather was going crazy on August 3rd. But thousands of visitors could not care less - and kept on celebrating.