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The Wernecker brewery was a family run brewery in Werneck, in the district of Schweinfurt, southern Germany. The brewery was established in 1617 and has been owned by the same family since 1861 with only the name changing from Wurm Brau to Wernecker Bierbrauerei. The brewery closed in April 2020 after operating for more than 400 years due to the coronavirus pandemic and economic climate that followed.
Some of the Brewery's Range
Lindwurm Pils -
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.