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Advent Beer Calendar 2015: Day 7: Weissenohe Monk’s Christkindl

Today’s Beer Advent Calendar picks takes us to Germany to┬áKlosterbrauerei Weissenohe, a Bavarian brewery with a long history, originally founded by monks in 1050 according to Shelton Brothers (who import their beer into the United States). It was given over to the private Winkler family in 1803 who carried on the brewing tradition, and “Today, there are still services in the chapel, and Urban Winkler, who represents the youngest generation in a line of family … Continue reading →