REACTIONS TO EUROPEAN BEER STAR
SEBASTIAN B.M. PRILLER-RIEGELE
Brauhaus Riegele, GermanyThe European Beer Star is still a real competition. Tough but fair. To win here is not only a testament to our commitment to quality, but also a testament to the entire Riegele brewing team!
Boston Beer Company, USAAll of us at Samuel Adams are honored and humbled to have received numerous European Beer Star awards – one of the most prestigious competitions in the world. Since I first brewed Boston Lager over 30 years, the craft beer industry has changed drastically and there are more beers out there than ever before. It is truly an honor to be recognized across the world for continuing to brew quality, full flavored craft beer.
Weisses Brauhaus G.Schneider & Sohn, GermanyThe European Beer Star has given Germany’s specialty and craft beer market an extra boost. Beers that have been awarded give the customer confirmation and assurance that he has selected the right beer.
Firestone Walker Brewing Company, USAEuropean Beer Star is viewed amongst professional brewers as one of the top beer competitions in the world. For an American Craft brewery like ours, it is a perfect opportunity to have our beers critiqued by international judges alongside some of the very best examples from Europe and around the world. I look forward to this event every year!
Weissbräu Schwendl, GermanyThe European Beer Star is one of the most important competitions. The awards at the European Beer Star have raised the profile of our brewery enormously, we have gained new customers and our sales abroad have also increased.
Birrficio Italiano, ItalyAttending to the European Beer Star is challenging and exciting. The award ceremony is the brewers Oscar night! An European Beer Star award has a great impact on our brand's value because people really care a lot about awards, especially when they come from Germany! If you win you gain visibility and you enter the amazing world and market of high quality beers.
Mahrs Bräu Bamberg, GermanyFor me, the European Beer Star is one of the most important international awards. It emphasizes the quality of our beers and breweries, bringing high recognition on a national and international level! The European Beer Star awards have greatly boosted our business and gain recognition on a regional level.
Brauerei Gusswerk, AustriaEvery year, the European Beer Star is a great challenge for us and a benchmark in the international beer range. The 3 Beer-Stars that we have won have been truly incredible awards for our small brewery, which has further helped us at home and abroad.
DR. HELMUT RING
Löwenbrauerei Passau AG, GermanyParticipation in Europe's most important beer competition proved to be a great success for our brewery. We are of course very proud that our beers have received multiple awards amongst such strong competition. Pricing allowed us to again increase awareness among final consumer's of our quality policy.
Microbrasserie Le Trou du diable, CanadaFor a young brewery located in a small Quebec town, it really strikes people’s imagination to win awards in a prestigious and rigorous contest like the European beer Star. It makes us really proud to compete against breweries we admire on European soils.
Kronenbrauerei Alfred Schimpf, GermanyThe European Beer Star awards only the best beers from around the world. So whoever can win one of the top three places means that their beer is one of the best in the world. Winning a medal opens doors because the beer drinkers accept and honor this award, which has a very positive effect on sales.
Brauerei-Gasthof Eck, GermanyAs a small, historical brewery, we received confirmation from the European Beer star that we did not have to change our brewing process approach, renew or customize it. We have since received multiple awards, which has almost doubled our sales of our beers.
Cervejaria Bamberg, BrazilOur main purpose of sending ours beers to European Beer Star is test their quality, with the certainty that an expert and reliable judge team will evaluate them. More than a quality test, if you win a medal, European Beer Star is able to put your brand on the stage and you can change the history of your brewery.
Hohenthanner Schloßbrauerei KG, GermanyTo be awarded at the European Beer Star is a great honor. Ultimately, the possibility of 1st, 2nd, or 3rd place can only be won once for each category. The European Beer Star is unique in its form and deserves special recognition compared to other beer competitions.
Browar Kormoran, PolandThe gold medal at European Beer Star was a huge step forward in national and international promotion of our Brewery. This award was very helpful in getting more appreciation for every single beer of our brewery and allowed us to achieve stronger acknowledge across the region.
Brauerei Drei Kronen Scheßlitz, GermanyParticipation in the European Beer Star was a resounding success for us. Winning the gold medal led to multiple increases in the sale of our Weizenbock. As a result, we have become known well beyond our region.
BORIS DE MESONES
Boris Brewery, South KoreaWinning two consecutive silver medals at the European Beer Star with the same beer was a big boost for our business in Korea. Local and national journalist and TV stations came to our place to report. Since then many beer lovers are coming to our place just to taste the beers and make pictures of our awards.
Schwarzbräu Zusmarshausen, GermanyWinning an European Beer Star award is always something special! We have customers that come to us because Schwarzbräu is a successful collector of medals.
Birrificio dell Ducato, ItalyWhen I won 7 awards at European Beer Star 2011 I felt an indescribable joy, then I realized that it was not the end but the beginning of a journey that would take us away.
Kapplerbräu Altomünster, Germany
Participation at the 2012 European Beer Star, winning 1st place has been a great success for our brewery. The demand for our beers has increased significantly.