Tag Archives: Germany

Hövels Bitterbier

Never having heard of – let alone tried – a “bitterbier” before, the Hövel’s Bitterbier on the menu at the Kruse Baimken biergarten in Munster on the fine sunny evening that I was enjoying in Germany looked intriguing enough for me … Continue reading

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Weizen mit Banane

After the delight of the Schofferhoffer Weizen earlier in the evening, I took the bull by the horns, ignored my friends advice to save my soul for other pleasures, and rustled up a demi-litre of Weizen with added banana goodness. … Continue reading

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Schofferhofer weizen

Picture the scene – a warm, drowsy evening follows a scorching summer afternoon on the high plains of northern Germany. Five wandering souls stroll the tree-lined cobbled promenade that follows the path of the medieval city walls of the ancient … Continue reading

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Diebels Premium Altbier

On the road once again, for the first time in a long time I’m hanging out in the beer-lover’s paradise… Germany. Ah, man – what a place! After trekking across the US, the Atlantic, the south of England, the plains … Continue reading

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Kaufbeurer Tänzelfestbier

June 14th – almost the dead center of the year, and almost the first really sunny day we’ve had up here in the good old Pacific North-West. Of course, I celebrated (like all Englishmen must) by firing up the mower … Continue reading

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Moosehead Lager

My what a long day.  Up at 4:45 to work out for the first time in 3 weeks and home by 7:45.  Granted, it is budget season and things are a bit crazy, but still makes for a long day.  … Continue reading

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Spaten Optimator

After a long absence, today brought happy news to the Home of Po in the shapely form of a pint bottle containing fine and tasty double bock – a bottle of Spaten Optimator, to be precise. The more double bock … Continue reading

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Pinkus Organic Ur Pils

Ladies and gentlemen, we are 5 for 5… that’s right, 5 of our 5 German beers that we have rated have been Will Buy Again or better.  Tonights wonderful German beer comes to us from Munster, Germany.  A wonderful little … Continue reading

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Ayinger Celebrator Doppelbock

Another day older, another day wiser, and hurray! Another bottle of doppelbock to knock back. Like this one – dark chocolate liquid swirls nicely into the glass, producing a hefty but short-lived malty head and a comfortingly sweet aroma that … Continue reading

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Bitburger Premium Beer

Bitburger Premium Beer (click Ja if you are old enough then the EN is in the upper left portion of the page), comes to us from the lovely country of Germany where we have seen some pretty decent beers on this … Continue reading

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