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Companhia Cervejaria Brahma

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Brahma Beer Glass 002334B137

Additional Information

Companhia Cervejaria Brahma was a Brazilian brewery in Rio de Janeiro that was founded in 1888 by Joseph Villiger (from Switzerland) under the name "Brahma Villiger & Companhia Beer Manufactory". In 1999 the brewery merged with Companhia Antarctica Paulista, to form Companhia de Bebidas das Américas (AmBev).
Some of the Brewery's Range
Brahma Chopp -
Brahma Extra -
Brahma Light -
Brahma Fresh -
Brahma Malzbier -

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.

Old Brahma Logo

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