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Wührer Brewery

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000549B014 Wuhrer Beer Glass

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The Wührer Brewery was the oldest Italian brewery, founded in Brescia by Franz Xaver Wührer in 1829. In 1988 the brewery was sold to Peroni, who stopped production in Brescia and closed the brewery, only holding on to the brand name and beers.
Company names over the years:-
1829-1889 Beer Franz Saverio Wührer
1889-1949 Beer Factory Peter Wührer
1949-1970 Pietro Wührer SpA
1970-1981 Birra Wührer SpA
1981-1988 Wührer SpA
Some of the Brewery's Range
Wührer Pilsener -
Wührer Crystall Puro Malto -
Wührer Export Beer -

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 Brewery Logo