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Hacker-Pschorr Oktoberfest 12pk-11.2oz Btls
Gloriously smooth, honey-colored piece of history.

During the first years of the Oktoberfest, the Bavarian brewing law from 1539 stipulated that beer could only be brewed between the Michaeli or St. Michaels day on September 29 and St. Georges feast day, April 23. It was forbidden to brew in the summer because the boiling process was considered a fire hazard. Moreover, bottom-fermented beer needs a temperature between 46C for fermentation. Of course, no one wanted to ... read more
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Alcohol by vol:5.8%
Store Item ID:#48646
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Gloriously smooth, honey-colored piece of history.

During the first years of the Oktoberfest, the Bavarian brewing law from 1539 stipulated that beer could only be brewed between the Michaeli or St. Michaels day on September 29 and St. Georges feast day, April 23. It was forbidden to brew in the summer because the boiling process was considered a fire hazard. Moreover, bottom-fermented beer needs a temperature between 46C for fermentation. Of course, no one wanted to forgo the pleasures of beer drinking in the summer, so a surplus quantity was brewed. And such are the origins of the beer known as Mrzen. The last beer brewed at the end of the brewing season was given a higher gravity to increase its shelf life, since Mrzen beer was to be sold throughout the summer and during the falls folks festivals
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