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24th October 2014


The second Barfüßer to open this month can be found in part of a modern building south-east of Reutlingen's old town.


One piece of news I had until now forgotten to include is the end of brewing at Schlossbrauerei Herrngiersdorf. Their beers are now made elsewhere and the tap has shut. Despite this, they still claim to have been brewing since 1131... (Paul Lockwood)

Brewing is currently suspended at Lampl Bräu in Larsbach. It is unclear when or indeed if it will resume. (Paul Lockwood)

The tap of Brauerei Würth in Windischeschenbach has closed. (Paul Lockwood)


15th October 2014


First mentioned as being doubtful two years ago, it has been confirmed Wirtschafts Wunder in Sindelfingen is closed. (Paul Lockwood)


Aktienbrauerei Simmerberg has been renamed Simmerberger. (Paul Lockwood)

The latest branch of Barfüßer opened in Weißenhorn two weeks ago.


Lohmühle-brewed Bannas Bier has been available since last month.


Brewing is currently suspended at Hildener Landbräu. The owner hopes to resume next year after he has installed a bottling plant. (Paul Lockwood)


I'm sure someone already told me this but I have somehow neglected to mention Leipzig's Reudnitzer was renamed Sternburg Brauerei in 2012. The formed tap now sells Köstritzer. (Paul Lockwood)