German Beer.
Made Here.

Altstadt Brewery

World-Class Beer Starts
with A World-Class,
State-Of-The-Art Brewery

Altstadt Brewery, located in the heart of Fredericksburg, Texas, prides itself on their award winning German-Style beers and their state-of-the-art Brewery. Altstadt blends the latest in brewing technology with traditional German brewing practices, and as a result, produces world-class,
locally made beers…

only brewed right here in Fredericksburg, Texas.

Copper Plated Rolec Brewhouse

Imported from Germany, this digital brewing system, designed by German Brewmasters, features a mash kettle, Lauter Tun, and Wort Kettle.

Kaspar Schulz Brewing System

Discovered by Altstadt’s founders in a pre-WWII Bavarian brewhouse.

Two 30 hL Open Fermentation Tanks

One of the few breweries featuring both open and closed fermentation tanks allowing for various styles of ales and lagers. These open fermentors house our yeast for our Hefeweizen.

Four Horizontal Lagering Tanks

Making our beers smooth and clean.

20 120 Hectoliter Rolec Fermenters

State-of-the-art Laboratory

Our laboratories and quality control testing equipment make sure every beer is consistent.

Water Treatment Technology

Allowing our brewers to mimic the water profiles of the regions of Germany that inspire our beers.

Our Team

They keep the beer brewing along.

Craig Rowan

Head Brewer

Jon Vance

Quality Assurance
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German Beer Made Here

We work day and night making you the refreshing beer you love. Be sure to look for us at your nearest retailer, and if they don't carry Altstadt Beer, ask them to!

Take a Tour

Led by our Brewers!
Available Thursdays and Fridays at 4pm.

Tours are limited to 20 people, please sign up at the hostess stand.
Take a Virtual Tour of our Brewery Facilities.