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Warsteiner beer is brewed in the Arnsberg Forest Nature Park outside of Warstein, North-Rhine Westphalia, Germany. Warsteiner has been a product of the Cramer family since 1753. Warsteiner is Germany's largest privately owned brewery and all beers are brewed in strict accordance with the Germany Purity Law of 1516. The Warsteiner slogan, reads, "Eine Konigin unter den Bieren" which literally translates into English as "A Queen amongst Beers", referring to the queen's crown.
Some of the Brewery's Range
Warsteiner Premium Verum -
Warsteiner Premium Dunkel -
Warsteiner Premium Fresh -
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.
2005 to 2014
2014 to Date
A Warsteiner beer mat.
Part of a collection given to me in September 2020
(Circa 2014 to 2020)