2009-2015

2013 – 2015 TRADITION UND MODERNITY
A major project, the reconstruction of the fermentation room and storage cellar, commenced in December 2013. Open fermentation and horizontal storage tanks marry traditional craftsmanship and cutting-edge technology. The work is slated for completion in mid 2015.

2012 ANNIVERSARY
HofbräuhausTraunstein proudly celebrates its 400th anniversary.Beer brewing that harmoniously unites modern technology and the finest craftsmanship, striking a balance between progress and tradition.

2010, 2011 DLG AWARD
HofbräuhausTraunstein wins the DLG’s Gold Award seven times for its outstanding beers.That makes a total of 74 Gold Awards from the DLG.

2009 EUROPEAN BEER STAR IN GOLD
Awarded by the Private Breweries of Bavaria association for its rich Helles and its potent Fürstentrunk.

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1995-2003

2003 THE GOLDEN BEER IDEA
The brewery is honoured by the Bavarian Brewers Federation and the Bavarian Hotel and Restaurant Association for its hospitality concepts.

1997,1998,1999,2000 WELL AWARDED
HofbräuhausTraunstein earns the HSMA’s renowned marketing award for its ideas.

1995 SIGNED, SEALED AND DELIVERED
HofbräuhausTraunstein becomes one of the first breweries to be DIN EN ISO 9001 certified.

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1896-1982

1982 WORLD PREMIERE
HofbräuhausTraunstein becomes the first brewery in the world to offer draught weissbier.

1975 WORLD RECORD
HofbräuhausTraunstein is awarded eight gold medals for its beers.

1919 GROWTH
The Sternbräu estate and the Bach brewery are acquired.

1896 THE ADOPTION
Josef Sailer, brewery owner from Lauingen, acquires HofbräuhausTraunstein.

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1612-1851

HANDED ROUND … 1806
to Franz Reiter, brewer’s son from Munich, 1821 to brewmaster Joseph Windmassinger und lawyer Dr. Hutter

1704 and 1851 FLAMING YOUTH’
Two big fires in the city are extinguished with buckets of beer.

1799 HALF-ORPHAN
Elector Karl Theodor dies, his widow Leopoldine takes over management of the brewery.

1770 A STRONG CHILD
HofbräuhausTraunstein brews as much beer as every other brewery in Traunstein put together.

1612 BIRTH
Maximilian I, Elector of Bavaria, founds HofbräuhausTraunstein.

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