Beer Stortebeker, "Bernstein-Weizen", 500 ml
Reviews of purchase Stortebeker, "Bernstein-Weizen", 500 ml
Beer rich amber color.
Taste of the beer refreshing, smooth, with hints of orange, banana, clove, lemon, wheat nuances. At the finish there is a slight elegant bitterness.
Intense aroma of beer filled with hints of red fruit and bananas, candy nuances and cloves.
Beer goes well with salads, poultry and pasta.
"Bernstein-Weizen" - a refreshing, subtle, amber beer with a soft carbonization typical malt sweetness and fruity notes. Beer is brewed according to an old Italian recipe from barley and wheat malt (50%), low content of hops. Wheat, caramelized and dark malt give the beer a rich amber color and form the basis for fruity taste, which helps to develop the presence of hops. Warm fermentation top-fermented with yeast provides a rich flavor with hints of ripe bananas and red fruits.
German brewery Stralsunder, founded in 1827 in Stralsund, closely linked to the Hanseatic League, in connection with which she produced beer and came to be called - "Hanseatic" beer. Hanseatic League - an alliance of the merchants of the cities located in the pool area of the North Sea and Baltic Sea, founded in 1356 in order to protect trade and merchants from the power of the feudal lords and piracy. In the Union at different times included more than 200 cities, among them Hamburg, Brandenburg, Lübeck, Berlin and Stralsund.
Beer Shtralzunder was very popular and, thanks to the high quality standard of the Hanseatic considered brewing. Beer was even exported to Denmark, Norway and sends special courts in England. The building survived the brewery during the Great Patriotic War, but in connection with the dismantling of the equipment for repair, as well as pressure the socialist planned economy of the GDR beer quality has deteriorated significantly. The situation changed only in the late XX century, when the brewery passed into private hands Nordmann House (Haus Nordmann). In 2010, the brewery was significantly rebuilt. Today the plant is brewed beers large assortment of high quality, based on the old Hanseatic tradition of brewing.
In 2011, the brewery was renamed Stortebeker BrauManufaktur after the famous historical character - Klaus Shtertebekera, pirate of the XIV century, which is famous for having robbed the rich and gave the ship the loot to the poor.