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Van Honsebrouck is a Belgian brewery in Ingelmunster, Belgium. Founded in 1865 as Sint-Jozef Brewery, The Van Honsebrouck family have been brewing Ingelmunster beer since 1900 and it was renamed to Brewery Van Honsebrouck in 1953. In 1986 the castle was bought by the Van Honsebrouck family. The current CEO is Xavier Van Honsebrouck (who took control in 2009), he is the seventh generation of the Van Honsebrouck family to own and operate the brewery.
Some of the Brewery's Range
Bacchus - Introduced in 1955 it is the oldest beer in the range offered by Van Honsebrouck.
St Louis - Introduced in 1958
Brigand - Introduced in 1980
Passchendaele - Introduced in 2013, just before the 2014 centenary of the First World War
Filou - Introduced in 2014
Over the years the brand identity is updated and re-launched with subtle changes, a change of Logo or a new font.
Sometimes this brand update is done by the new owners after a brewery has been sold, other times just to give the brand a fresh new look on the ever growing market.
Below are some notes to help identify some of these changes and an aid to reference the year of the glass.