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Tenfold Precious Metal at the AIBA 2019: Kristallweißbier Awarded Gold Yet Again

For the fifth time running, the Weihenstephaner Kristallweißbier won Gold at the Australian International Beer Awards (AIBA) in Melbourne. All in all, it rained precious...

Now available in the US: Our Weihenstephaner 1516 Kellerbier!

Find out more why our 1516 Kellerbier is such a special beer. Now available in the United States of America.

Bock beer - who invented it?

Traditionally Ash Wednesday is the first day of bock beer season and it ends on Easter – of course this is also the case with the Bavarian State Brewery Weihenstephan. In...

Science Minister Sibler sinks foundation-keg in the new logistics centre

Weihenstephan's new logistics centre has been in operation since the beginning of January. Science Minister Bernd Sibler and the Brewery's Director Josef Schrädler sank...

European Beer Star: Our Champions!

Vitus and Hefeweissbier Dunkel win gold and silver at the European Beer Star.

No guided tours between December 17th and January 13th

Our guided tours cannot be booked between December 17th and January 13th.

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.

AIBA 2017

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


Our newcomer!

Brandnew while stock last: Kristallweizenbock.

A limited edition of a remarkable beer style which reflects the liaison of tradition and our state of the art brewing.

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.