Authentic Hofbrauhaus Beer Mug (One Liter)
Enjoy the Oktoberfest experience without a plane ticket to Germany with this authentic Hofbrauhaus one liter mug. This hard to find Hofbrauhaus (HB) beer mug comes directly from Munich and the world famous Bavarian brewery. The front of this hefty beer mug has the HB crown logo in blue, white and gold. This is the same beer mug used at both the Hofbrauhaus brewery and at their beer tent during Oktoberfest in Munich. The front of this hefty beer mug has the HB crown logo in blue, white and gold.
The first and foremost design aspects of this glass are durability, thermal retention and volume. The mug is dimpled and made from thick machine pressed glass. The dimples are a traditional German beer mug design and aid with grip and help the bartender measure out the proper pour.
- Brewery: HB or Staatliches Hofbrauhaus Munchen
- Country of Origin: Germany.
- Beer Glass Type: Krug or dimpled beer mug
- Size: 1 liter or 33 ounces.
- Dimensions: 8 inches high and 4-1/2 inches wide at the rim.
About Hofbrauhaus (HB):
Hofbrau (HB) goes by a longer name in Germany: Staatliches Hofbrauhaus in Munchen. This translates roughly to State Owned Hofbrauhaus in Munich. The brewery is owned by the Bavarian state and is one of the most popular beers served during Oktoberfest in Munich each year. The brewery was founded in 1589 by William the Fifth, Arch Duke of Bavaria. HB beer has been brewed ever since and has a long rich history. Mozart lived close for a time during the 18th century and was said to have visited the beer hall regularly.