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Weinkeller Brewery - Berwyn
(Closed)
6417 West Roosevelt Road
Berwyn IL 60402
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Notes

Visited: March 30, 1998

Opened: 1988

Closed: 2000

Annual Production: 1,500 bbl

Updated: May 8, 2011

Beer List

    • Date: March 30, 1998 (#2584)
      Package: draught
      Place: at the brewery
      Score: 15 points
      Overall Impression (2½)
      Amber brown, flat, nice head. Smells a little malty. Medium body, good spicy hop flavor and finish.

    • Date: March 30, 1998 (#2577)
      Package: draught
      Place: at the brewery
      Score: 14½ points
      Overall Impression (3)
      Yellow opaque, thick head. Remarkably clean aroma. Medium body, smoky, a little rubbery.

  • Berliner-Style Weisse (Wheat)
    • Date: March 30, 1998 (#2580)
      Package: draught
      Place: at the brewery
      Score: 13½ points
      Overall Impression (2½)
      Golden, low carbonation, good head. Vaguely malty aroma. Thick, sweet, malty. Hint of sourness way in the background, along with the raspberry that should properly have been served on the side.

  • Classic Irish-Style Dry Stout
    6.00% abv.
    • Date: March 30, 1998 (#2585)
      Package: draught
      Place: at the brewery
      Score: 14½ points
      Overall Impression (3)
      Black, beautiful head. Smells just a little roasty. Medium body, roasty early and sweet late. More "Cork" than "Dublin". You can't taste the alcohol.

  • German-Style Strong Doppelbock
    6.00% abv.

  • ESB
    English-Style (Extra Special) Strong Bitter

  • Kristall Weiss
    South German-Style Kristal Weizen/Kristal Weissbier

  • Märzen
    German-Style Märzen/Oktoberfest

  • Nut Brown Ale
    English-Style Brown Ale

  • Oktoberfest
    German-Style Märzen/Oktoberfest

  • Pilsner
    American-Style Lager

  • Wee Heavy
    Traditional Strong Scotch Ale