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Small scale beer pubs

We took this optional tour as part of our Viking cruise, and it was...ok. The beer is great- local... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2018
Richard S
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Rahway, New Jersey
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Try the Famous Kölsch Beer

Part of our tour of Cologne from Vantage included a beer tasting at the Brauhaus Früh Stück brewery... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2015
ITRT
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Virginia
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9 Jun 2018
“Small scale beer pubs”
15 Jul 2017
“Michael Busemann, Diplom-Biersommelier”
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Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

We took this optional tour as part of our Viking cruise, and it was...ok. The beer is great- local Kolsch style beer is a light lager, served cold in small 6 oz glasses. Each brewery makes its own version and has its own brew pub....More

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 16 July 2017

We had our Gaffel Beer tasting course by Michael Busemann. Good to have a rough overview of all differences and what is German origin and what come from other places around the world. Michael really knows a lot and gives you a good feeling for...More

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Reviewed 8 October 2015

Part of our tour of Cologne from Vantage included a beer tasting at the Brauhaus Früh Stück brewery near the Cologne Cathedral. We tasted the famous beer of Cologne called Kölsch. The beer was very tasty. What is unique is the way the beer is...More

3  Thank ITRT
Reviewed 12 August 2015

Cologne is known for it's Kolsch, and rightfully so. We took the pub crawl tour one evening during our Rhine River cruise, and visited six pubs in two hours. Each pub was unique, as was the flavor of their Kolsch. Our guide was a riot,...More

2  Thank JinxHE
Reviewed 31 July 2015

We visited 4 different beer pubs in Cologne and learned about the german beer crafting as well as local customs. Remember to put the coaster on top of the beer if you dont want more.....

4  Thank Gemsinvestments
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