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Brauerei Diebels GmbH & Co. KG
(Anheuser-Busch InBev)
Not open to the public (as far as I know)
Brauerei-Diebels-Straße 1
D-47661 Issum
Telephone: +49 (0)2835 / 30-0
Brewer: Detlef Dienstbier
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Opened: 1878

Annual Production: 400,000 hl

U.S. Importer: Manneken-Brussel Imports Inc.

Contributor: Mario Kornmesser

An 80% stake in the brewers of "Das Freundliche Alt" was acquired by Interbrew in July 2001.

Updated: January 5, 2017

Beer List

  • 4.90% abv.
    • Date: April 1, 1998 (#2596)
      Package: draught
      Score: 17½ points
      Overall Impression (3)
      Bright brown, thick head. Brown malt aroma. Medium body, sweet but not overly so. Fairly bitter, with brown malt building through the finish.

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    • Date: May 28, 1998 (#2816)
      Package: bottled
      Place: Casey's Liquors, Chicago IL
      Score: 16½ points
      Overall Impression (3½)
      Brown, moderate carbonation, thick head. Malty, roasty, hoppy aroma. Medium body, roasty, nicely bitter and clean.

  • European-Style Low-Alcohol Lager / German-Style Leicht(bier)
    1.90% abv.