It's
not for
everyone.
There's
not for
everyone.

Keler Brown is back
in a Limited Edition.

On the occasion of San Sebastián Gastronomika 2017, Keler presents the relaunch of Keler Brown, a unique beer that from 1969 to 1994 was the black beer of the people of Donostia.

For 25 years Keler Brown was the preferred beer for those seeking new experiences. However, as happened to many speciality breweries of the time, it disappeared as foreign brands entered the national market.

An entire generation of Donostiarrak didn't have the chance of discovering the taste of Keler Brown.

The limited edition presented today by Keler is a unique opportunity for all those who couldn’t try it in its day, and will bring back good memories for all those who did.

The only thing that matters is flavour

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History

The intensity of our land in a beer

Since Keler's founding it has used tradition, heritage and vision to create a unique beer which carries the character of its homeland.

The Kutz brothers came to Donostia in the mid-19th century and started making beer in their Ategorrieta house. They opened their first brewery in 1872 at Chofre 19, and a decade later, they established the Antiguo factory.

In 1888 keler won its first silver medal at the World Exhibition in Barcelona, in recognition of the beer's purity and original taste.

Its recipe has stayed the same throughout the years a taste which continues to receive international recognition.

A taste which brings the intensity of our land to the entire world.

The first factory, at Chofre 19
The first factory, at Chofre 19
Workers at the brewing room at the Antiguo factory
Workers at the brewing room at the Antiguo factory
1.888 Silver Medal at the Universal Exhibition
1.888 Silver Medal at the Universal Exhibition
The Antiguo factory after a snow storm
The Antiguo factory after a snow storm
Keler beer was served in Pamplona for the first time in 1894, at 2.75 pesetas a dozen
Keler beer was served in Pamplona for the first time in 1894, at 2.75 pesetas a dozen
The Kutz brothers in Berlin
The Kutz brothers in Berlin
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Awards

An award-winning beer

Keler's taste is recognised worldwide as proven by the awards and medals won at some of the most prestigious competitions.

2017

World Beer Championships

Chicago - EEUU Gold Medal
2016

International Beer Challenge

London - UK Bronze Medal

Superior Taste Awards

Brussels - Belge Two Stars (88,6 points)

World Beer Championships

Chicago - EEUU Gold Medal
2015

World Beer Championships

Chicago - EEUU Gold Medal

International Beer Challenge

London - UK Silver Medal

Superior Taste Awards

Brussels - Belge Two Stars (87,8 points)
2014

World Beer Championships

Chicago - EEUU Gold Medal

Superior Taste Awards

Brussels - Belge Two Stars (89,1 points)
2013

Great Taste Awards

London - UK Two Stars

International Beer Challenge

London - UK Silver Medal

Superior Taste Awards

Brussels - Belge Two Stars (87,8 points)

Australian International Beer Awards

Melbourne - Australia Bronze Medal
2012

Great Taste Awards

London - UK Two Stars

World Beer Championships

Chicago - EEUU Gold Medal (90 points)

Superior Taste Awards

Brussels - Belge Two Stars (87,8 points)

Australian International Beer Awards

Melbourne - Australia Bronze Medal
2011

International Beer Challenge

London - UK Gold Medal

World Beer Championships

Chicago - EEUU Gold Medal (91 points)

World Beer Awards

Norwich - UK Best Premium Lager
2010

World Beer Awards

Norwich - UK Best Strong Lager
Formats

Different packaging, same character, since 1890

To this date Keler is marketed in different formats, always keeping the taste from our land:

  • Returnable 20 cl bottle
  • Returnable 33 cl bottle
  • 30 L keg
  • 50 L keg
  • 33 cl can
  • 50 cl can
  • 6 x 25 cl non-returnable pack
  • 12 x 25 cl non-returnable pack
  • 12 x 33 cl pack of cans
  • 1 L bottle
Networks

A taste that brings people together

Contact

I may not be for everyone, but whoever loves me, loves me forever

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