Immerse yourself in the history of beer in Munich and learn more about the Purity Laws that have been in place for over 500 years. Explore the breweries of Munich and hear interesting facts about the earliest attempts at brewing.
What to Expect
Discover the many beers of Munich on this tour as you search for the traces of the first brewery in the city and learn the history of the early art of brewing. Enjoy amusing anecdotes and, of course, sample a few beers.
Just the fact that the CSU in Bavaria subsidized the taxes for beer claiming it was a staple food speaks volumes to the importance of the amber nectar in Bavaria. Beer is regarded here as "liquid bread" and has been brewed in Bavaria since the very beginning.
From cloisters to hospitals and even in the home, everyone experimented with the formulae - to sometimes fatal results! It is no wonder that standards were implemented in Munich on November 30, 1487 and later in Bavaria on April 24, 1516, later to become the Purity Laws.
- Private tour guide
- Beer tasting (3 different beers)