Gauderfest Special: Zillertal Bier and the German purity regulations (Reinheitsgebot)

Leading up to the legendary Gauderfest in Zell am Ziller, everything at Zillertal Bier is focussed on the beer. The private brewery has been creating the finest speciality beers since 1500. The Zillertal beer is particularly renowned for its select ingredients.

Zillertal Bier and the German purity regulations

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Created by Elisabeth Frontull

Only the best malt from double-lined summer barley and aromatic hops are used in the brewing of this unique beer. The process of cold fermentation and the long maturing times lend these premium beers their particularly delicate and smooth taste. 

In a Gauderfest special, Martin Lechner, managing director of “Zillertal Bier“, gave us a glimpse behind the scenes and explained to us the all-important German purity laws….