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Perfect match: Sierra Nevada and Bavarian State Brewery Weihenstephan

Scott Jennings, head brewmaster at Sierra Nevada, had personally travelled over to launch the brewing process side by side with our head brewmaster, Tobias Zollo.

Weihenstephaner Braupakt – A pact of Bavarian-Californian brewing expertise

The Bavarian State Brewery Weihenstephan and the US craft beer pioneers Sierra Nevada now announce their joint venture.

Gold and Silver at the European Beer Star

Celebrations at this years’ European Beer Star: We are thrilled about Gold for our Vitus and Silver for our Kristallweissbier!

AIBA 2017

Gold for the third time in succession: Weihenstephaner crystal wheat beer triumphs at the AIBA.


Our newcomer!

Last year brewed as a tribute to 500 years purity law and now seasonal available in Germany: 1516 Kellerbier.

Brandnew while stocks last: Kristallweizenbock.

Almost 1000 years of brewing expertise in 8 minutes: The new corporate video from the Bavarian State Brewery Weihenstephan is now online!

Find out more about the world´s oldest brewery.

Weihenstephaner beer scoop prizes at the „World Beer Awards“

Truly a golden autumn for the Bavarian State Brewery Weihenstephan at the „World Beer Awards“ in London.

Brewing trainees go hop-picking

Last week the trainees at the Bavarian State Brewery Weihenstephan gained practical hands-on experience when they embarked on hop-picking.

Sensational - Weihenstephan conquered at the World Beer Cup and at the Australian International Beer Awards

The award ceremony of the European winners was held on 30 May 2016 at the traditional Hofbräuhaus München.

1516 Special Kellerbier

Happy Birthday dear Bavarian Purity Law - our new beer: Weihenstephaner 1516

The Bavarian State Brewery Weihenstephan honor the century old brewing by creating an...

Liquid gold – The Bavarian State Brewery Weihenstephan celebrated a triumph at the World Beer Awards 2015

On 24th September the best beers in the world were announced at the World Beer Awards in the UK. During the blind tasting it became evident once again: Whenever you drink...

Weihenstephan convinces the jury in London at the International Beer Challenge 2015

More than 630 beers from 30 countries entered the competition, which was judged by UK beer experts including retailers, importers, publicans, brewers, writers and flavour...

World’s Best Lager/Helles Munchner: The “Weihenstephaner Original”

There was a great deal to celebrate for the Bavarian State Brewery, Weihenstephan at this year’s “World Beer Awards” which were held in England. The Weihenstephaner...

1000 years of brewing experience hit the jackpot at the 2015 AIBA

This year the AIBA attracted a record number of entries. More than 1.700 submissions from 344 exhibitors, across 35 countries were received. During the „Good Beer Week”...

European Beer Star Award 2013

The European Beer Star Award took place for the tenth time in 2013, focusing again on breweries from all around the world that demonstrated a commitmennt to the...