Beer Stortebeker, "Kellerbier 1402", 500 ml
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- Strength: 4.8%
- Volume: 500 ml
Beer beautiful golden straw color.
Taste of beer soft, subtle, fruity, with hints of citrus, malt and delicate herbal notes, good acidity and slight bitterness.
Delicate, elegant aroma of beer is made of notes of peach and flowers surrounded by spicy astringency, nuances of malt, herbs and citrus peel.
Beer goes nicely with white meat, fish and fresh vegetables.
"Kellerbier 1402" - a mild beer with a fine carbonization, clean fruit and malt flavor which ends dry heady finish. Beer is bottled directly from the barrels without undergoing filtration and pasteurization. "Kellerbir 1402" won first place in its class at the "World Beer Cup 2010" in Chicago.
Kellerbir - quite old and rare style of German beer. This unfiltered and unpasteurized lager was known in the Middle Ages. After a cold fermentation with yeast beer aged in special deep cellars. Usually, kellerbir has a moderate hop bitterness and rich in vitamins from yeast.
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.