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Wermlands Brygghus – a craft brewery located in Värmland, Sweden

The brewery was founded in 2012 by Hans Skan. It was the first craft brewey in Värmland and the first operating brewery in Kristinehamn since 1957, when the last operating brewery was taken over by Pripps and subsequently closed.

Brewing started in 2013 and the first beer brewed was the Wermlands Premiärbrygd, a traditional american pale Ale (APA). The Wermlands Premiärbrygd was originally intended to be a one-time production, but has since become brewed on a regular basis.

As of 2018, the brewery has an assortment of twelve beers, including a seasonal Christmas beer, specials and four low-alcoholic beers.

Yearly production is estimated at 100,000 liters for 2018.

Beer tasting in the brew pub

We have a brew pub where you can taste the beers that are produced in our brewery (but nothing else is served and we have no food). The brew pub is open 17.00-20.00 on these dates:

  • March 9th
  • March 30th
  • April 13th
  • May 4th
  • May 25th
  • June 8th
  • June 29th
  • July 6th
  • July 13th
  • July 20th
  • July 27th
  • Aug 3rd

Distribution

Distribution is mostly limited to Värmland in central Sweden. The beers can be found at pubs, cafés and restaurants. The low-aclohol beers can also be found at over a 100 grocery stores, and the standard alcohol beers can also be bought, when not included in the local standard assortment, through special order at Systembolaget. As of 2018, beers from Wermlands Brygghus can be found at ten-fourteen of the Systembolaget stores in Värmland.

We have concentrated on ale of different kinds, but also have a Lager and a Stout. The beers are straightforward and easy to like. They are also perfect with good food. Both private persons and companies can visit the brewery and taste the beer, either in the brew pub (se above) or on a private guided tour (se below).

These are the different types of beer, from 2,2% alcohol to 9,0%.

produkthogerWermlands Ale, 5,6% & 3,5%

This is an ale low on bitterness with a tvinge of citrus and an aftertaste of fudge. An American Pale Ale – but a kind version, easy to drink and like, even for those who prefer a lager! This beer goes well with bleak roe (Swedish caviar) and Salmon starters.

The strong version of this beer can be bought at Systembolaget in Värmland or ordered at any of their shops anywhere in the country. Order number: 88407

The lowalcohol version can be found in food stores and delis in the middle part of Sweden.

champWermlands Champale, 9,0% – out of stock, might be back late 2018

This is a special type of ale. It has fermented twice, the last time with a yeast that has a distinct aroma of champagne. It has been aged for six months and then bottled in 75 cl bottles. This is perfect as a drink before dinner. It is out of stock but might be brewed again in the future.

 

produkthogeripaWermlands IPA, 6,0%

This is a Classic India Pale Ale with a high degree of bitterness well balanced with a full bodied taste. It is not extreme in any way and great with sushi, oysters or Italian salsiccia.

This beer can be bought at Systembolaget in Värmland or ordered at any of their shops anywhere in the country. Order number: 30299

produkthogeripaWermlands SWIPA, 7,0%

This is a double IPA (India Pale Ale) with a high degree of bitterness well balanced with a very fruity taste. It is not extreme in any way and great with tasty cheese or salami.

This beer can be bought at Systembolaget in Värmland or ordered at any of their shops anywhere in the country from April 3rd 2018. Order number: 32849

prodbildhogerkaffestout2Wermlands Kaffestout, 6,0%

This is a beer with a full taste and flavour of coffee. It is brewed together with the well-known coffecompany, Löfbergs (who are located in Karlstad, 40 km from Kristinehamn). This is a beer for very tasty, preferably game, stews. It can also be enjoyed with a chocolate fudge or sweet, dark cake.

This beer can be bought at Systembolaget in Värmland or ordered at any of their shops anywhere in the country. Order number: 30988

 produkthogerlolWermlands Lättöl, 2,2%

This is a lowalcoholic beer made for weekday lunches and those who are driving. It has alot of taste, a good hoppy aroma and bitterness like a real beer. This beer can be found in food stores and delis in the middle part of Sweden, from Gothenburg through Värmland to Stockholm.

 

produktlagerWermlands Lager, 5,0% & 3,5%

This is a malty lager with lots of taste. It’s a good match with hard cheese and sweet potatoes, pasta bolognese amongst other things. Order number: 31451

The lowalcohol version can be found in food stores and delis in the middle part of Sweden.

 

produkthogerpremWermlands Premiärbrygd, 5,6%

This is a Classic American Pale Ale with a high degree of bitterness and a touch of grape and citrus from the american hops. It is great with a traditional Swedish dish called ”gubbröra” and goes well with any creamy eggdish.

This beer can be bought at Systembolaget in Värmland or ordered at any of their shops anywhere in the country. Order number: 89025

produkthogervinterWermlands Vinter, 6,5% & 3,5% (sold only in the Winter season)

This is a dark ale, with a distinct flavour of coffee and chocolate and a fresh twist of citrus. Although it is a dark beer it is not heavy and has no bitterness. It is great with grilled sausages, spare ribs or with blue cheese, as well as an accompaniment to chocolate fudge after a good meal.

The strong version of this beer can be bought at Systembolaget in Värmland or ordered at any of their shops anywhere in the country. Order number: 31959

The lowalcohol version can be found in food stores and delis in the middle part of Sweden.

Other Products

We also sell some other products and tours. Please contact us if you are interested in any of these goods:

GlasBeer glasses

65 SEK per glass, 325 SEK for 6 glasses.

 

 

tshirtT-shirts

Sizes S, M, L and XL. 150 SEK per t-shirt.

 

 

6-packGift packages for 6 beers

The package is empty and can be filled with any of our beers. 20 SEK.

 

 

visningGuided tours
We also have guided tours of our brewery. Swedish laws concerning alcohol regulate these tours and we have to apply for permission to serve alcohol at least 10 days in advance of the tour. With granted permission we are allowed to let you taste all of our beers, given that we also serve food.  A guided tour with beer tasting and food costs 450 SEK per person and can be booked any evening or weekend for groups of 10-25 people. Contact us if you are interested – mail or phone +46-70-815 99 62.