Mittwoch, 21. März 2012

Bier Berlin: Vintage Beer with homegrown Hops

That´s new - once a year:
Hopfenstopfer Jahrgangsbier - brewed by Thomas Wachno - with his own homegrown Saphir and Taurus hops - hopped 7 times...
and Hopfenstopfer Citra Ale -
for those who don´t know it -- a must-try !!

                                 Hopfenstopfer at  Berlin Bier Shop

Bier Berlin: Microbrews - with soul

Die Neo-Bier-Welle kommt! : Die freakigen Brauereien sind im Anmarsch. Während kaum unterscheidbare Massenbiere an Boden verlieren, trumpfen die Mikrobrauereien auf. Weil sie das brauen, was die Großen nicht schaffen: ein Bier mit Seele.

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Montag, 12. März 2012

Berlin´s Special Bier Tasting

Matured & Blended Brews - this time we´ll taste Special Beers !!

We met Matt Brynildson, from Firestone Walker Brewing last Friday - yeeah: the Master Blender of Beer. Talked about aging different kinds and styles of beer, maturing beer in different wooden casks and finally the art of blending. So, we got hooked on this idea. We need to get deeper into - let´s taste more special brews - matured, blended, barrel-aged and Vintage Ales -  from our cellar.
Here are some:

                                       Special Beers at Berlin Bier Shop

And there are still some more...

So, if you want to join us
16th of March - that´s Friday,
starts 8 P.M. at
Berlin Bier Shop - Kirchstr. 23 - 10557 Berlin

Please, make your reservation, soon:

Mittwoch, 7. März 2012

Bier Berlin: Drinking Beer with the Master

He will be here ! "Sir" Garrett Oliver, editor of the "Oxford Beer Companion" and author of "The Brewmaster´s Table", will - more probably than not - do some great beer & food tastings in Berlin. We will be there !

                                 Berlin Bier Shop meets Garrett Oliver

Berlin Kreuzberg IPA

New batch:
Schoppe Berlin Kreuzberg XPA - dry-hopped with Cascade

                                     Schoppe XPA at Berlin Bier Shop

Dienstag, 6. März 2012

Berliner Weisse

Great idea to store these - Berliner Weisse - Vintage 2004

                              Aged Berliner Weisse at Berlin Bier Shop

Freitag, 2. März 2012

Sierra Nevada - The brewery that changed America

The brewery that changed America 

"Ken Grossman is not a boastful man, despite having plenty to feel smug about. His Sierra Nevada brewery, founded in 1980, played a pivotal role – perhaps the pivotal role – in launching America’s craft beer revolution, and the flagship product, Sierra Nevada Pale Ale, has become an icon, inspiring countless brewers across the globe. "

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                                Sierra Nevada Pale Ale at Berlin Bier Shop