Info Hostels photo 876 © Berlin Hostels


Flavored with Authentic German Beer

Berlin, Munich; Germany

Although Germany produces many fine alcoholic beverages, it is for its beer that the nation has won an international recognition. Sometimes a beer is called the national drink of Germany and the best selling product of the country. Some brands of beer are very known worldwide, the others are appreciated only by the local societies. However, everyone has a lot to choose from. Even the beer festivals are common and widely celebrated by most of the cities and villages. No matter at what time you come, you always have huge opportunities to find something going on.

Germany is a producer of colorful range of the beer, some of which are brewed only at certain times of the year. Spring beers include: Maibock, that is valued for its strength; the dark beer brands - Dunkelbier or Schwarzbier; Weizenbier that is made from wheat rather than barley. If you are staying in Berlin, try a white beer - Berliner Weise that is usually served with fruit juice. In general, every city has its own speciality, just do not hesitate and ask the locals what should you try. German people are well known for their hospitality and willingness to help.




Probably the most widely drunken beer in Germany is Pilsener. The main ingredients of this beer are barley, hops and water. Even though, the method of the fermentation (bottom fermentation) was perfected in Czech Republic, the main breweries (Lowenbrau and Paulaner) are situated in the capital of Bavaria - Munich. Not without a reason this city is often called a beer capital (it is also the host of October feast that takes place in autumn). For the real beer lovers the drink is served in a tankard that contains one litter of this alcoholic beverage.


According to the statistics Germans annually consume 240 litters of beer per person. Therefore, these people can differ and recognize what is good and worth tasting. It is said that the country truly reveals its culture and uniqueness through the cuisine and beverages. So, once you visit Germany, don't forget to take a sip of the best beer in the world.


Book Hostels in Munich.

Read blog news about Munich

0 properties in Munich  

Top Related Munich News.
  • Photo of Popular Munich, Germany, Munich

    11.28.2015. Popular Munich, Germany Munich is located on the banks of River Isar north of the Bavarian Alps. It is the third largest cit...

  • Photo of Smart Stay Hostel Munich City, Munich

    07.18.2014. Smart Stay Hostel Munich City Beautiful architecture, fine culture and Oktoberfest, that's what Munich is about. Of course it has ...

  • Photo of Wombats City Hostel Munich, Munich

    10.23.2013. Wombats City Hostel Munich The Wombat hostel Munich is located very close to the main station making it perfect for train and a...

  • Photo of Oktoberfest 2013 Munich, Munich

    09.16.2013. Oktoberfest 2013 Munich It's time for one of the most famous festivals in century, an event which is the most wanted to atte...

  • Photo of Oktoberfest in Munich, Munich

    09.21.2012. Oktoberfest in Munich Every nation and every country has its own traditions and things they are famous and proud of...Swis...

  • Photo of Munich breweries, Munich

    01.26.2012. Munich breweries When the snow starts to melt and the winter is on the back , Bavarian s in Munich start drinking sea...

  • Photo of Tollwood Festival in Munich, Munich

    12.21.2011. Tollwood Festival in Munich December is all about the Christmas, and Germany is definitely one of the countries with the brighte...

  • Photo of Starkbierzeit 2011, Munich

    03.17.2011. Starkbierzeit 2011 When the snow starts to melt and the winter is on the back , Bavarian s in Munich start drinking s...

  • Photo of October fest Munich, Munich

    09.23.2010. October fest Munich Have a passion for beer, music and festivity (Gemütlichkeit) ? Then Munich's legendary Oktoberfest ...

  • Photo of Munich's Carnival Season in January, Munich

    12.28.2009. Munich's Carnival Season in January There are so many festivals and events going on in Munich. The famous Christmas market - Christkindl...