Thurgau


[Breweries (27)] [Brewpubs (2)] [Beer makers without breweries (2)] [Closed Breweries (32)]
[Beer shops/restaurants (1)]

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reviewed by yours truly: 44.8% (13)

Thank you for letting me know about any corrections or missing informations! (bov (at) bov.ch)

Size significationRating signification
The nec plus ultra ! Don't miss those breweries.
<50 hl/yr: nanobrewey (part-time or hobby)Very good breweries !
<1'000 hl/yr: microbreweryAbove average and satisfying.
<5'000 hl/yr: large microbreweryAverage.
<50'000 hl/yr: regional brewery Not terrible.
>50'000 hl/yr: large brewery This is getting pretty bad.
 Be cautious: you may REALLY not like it !

Please note that the emoticons for the appreciation are based on the weighted average and not on the mean average like the rating. You can have a look to the ranking list to see the weighted averages and the way they are calculated as well.
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Breweries (27)

NameAddressRegistry-#
Size/Production
Contact # of beers
tasted
Rating avg/
appreciation
Comments
Please be aware that all ratings and comments reflect my opinion only ! So don't blame me if I dislike your favourite brewery. Fortunately we are free to like whatever we like...
andy-katrin.ch

Founded in 2016


8266 Steckborn
#936

 
N/A N/A -
Barfuss

Founded in 2014

Hagenbuch 1
8577 Schönholzerwilen
#630

list of beers


044 586 10 26

6 13.8

Offers good and interesting beers.
Bier WerCH

Founded in 2015

Hauptstrasse 68
9553 Bettwiesen
#676

20 hl


078 856 66 80

N/A N/A Brewer: Stefan Eugster.
Bischoff

Founded in 2015

Sternwartestrasse 2
8500 Frauenfeld
#779

list of beers


5 15.76

Brewer: Thomas and Matthias Bischoff.
Great quality beers. My top newcomer in 2016.
Bodensee

Founded in 2007

Moosholzstrasse 3
9322 Egnach
#273

12 hl

list of beers


14 14.86

Brewer Stefan Gysel.
First named Stef's Brauerei from 2007 to 2010 and re-opened 3 years later as Brauerei Bodensee. Very good beers !
Bründel Bräu

Founded in 2016


8570 Weinfelden
#929

 
N/A N/A -
Element

Founded in 2005

Unter Brüel 44
8505 Pfyn
#208

list of beers


052 765 31 14

3 10

Brewer: Marco Gaggia.
Originally called Gaggia Bräu. Believes in myths and offers bad qualities.
This brewery believes in the myth of the Reinheitsgebot.
Eppishauserbräu

Founded in 2011


8586 Erlen
#426

 
N/A N/A -
Hopfi-Diessenhofen

Founded in 2009


8253 Diessenhofen
#335

 
N/A N/A -
Huus-Braui

Founded in 2002

Schlossgässli 2
9325 Roggwil
#149

1'500 hl

list of beers


071 450 06 36

2 11.8 Brewer:Jörg Bolanz.
Apart from their standard correct lagers they present also about 10 seasonals (from Weizen to Rauchbock and from Maisbier to IPA). I hope to be able to taste some more soon.
This brewery believes in the myth of the Reinheitsgebot.
Imholz

Founded in 2016


9217 Neukirch an der Thur
#935

 
N/A N/A -
Kloster Fischingen

Founded in 2015

im Kloster
8376 Fischingen
#652

1200 hl

list of beers


12 13.73

"Brewer: Philipp Krickl.
A ""Klosterbrauerei"" which plans to reach 1200 to 1500 hl. Nice concept and interesting beers."
Köster

Founded in 2008


9322 Egnach
#295

 
071 460 18 35
N/A N/A Brewer: Jörg Köster.
Lärchenbräu

Founded in 2012


9545 Wängi
#483

 
N/A N/A -
Mükon

Founded in 2015

Ziegeleistrasse 4a
8360 Eschlikon
#783

list of beers


7 14.51

Brewer: Beat Müller.
Interesting and well-crafted beers.
Müli-Bräu (Verein Altnauer-Bier)

Founded in 2013

Seezelgstrasse 19
8595 Altnau
#546

150 hl

list of beers


076 507 30 36

N/A N/A Brewers: Hans Eberle and Hans Notz.
PloppUp

Founded in 2015


8268 Salenstein
#704

 
N/A N/A -
Riethof

Founded in 2013

Riethof 1
8360 Eschlikon
#503

list of beers


079 291 20 52

2 9.8 Brewers:Matthias Fritschi and Claude Rohner.
Hmm… there is room for improvement here.
Schenk's Brauhüsli

Founded in 2006

Heimenhofen 92
8586 Andwil
#230

 
N/A N/A Brewer: Ueli Schenk.
Schlossbier

Founded in 2014

Hüttlingen-Mettendorf
8553 Hüttlingen
#591


N/A N/A Brewers: Manuel Hollenstein and Alex Schwarz.

This brewery believes in the myth of the Reinheitsgebot.
Sonnenbergbier

Founded in 2006

Erlimattstr. 17
8370 Sirnach
#232

 
N/A N/A Brewer: Hanspeter Müller.
Stadtbrauerei Diessenhofen

Founded in 2007

Untere Mauer 14
8253 Diessenhofen
#275

list of beers

 
1 14.4 Brewer: Rolf Tinner.
Tannzapfenbräu

Founded in 2011

Hauptstrasse 106
8357 Guntershausen
#418

20 hl

list of beers


079 699 02 61

10 13

Brewers: Fredy Rentsch, Urs Grimm and Urs Enz.
Unstylisch but pretty well-made beers (well, except one …)
Teddybeer

Founded in 2012

Murgtalstrasse 44a
9542 Münchwilen
#457

 
071 966 22 24
N/A N/A -
Thurtalbräu

Founded in 2012

Ziegeleistrasse 6
8500 Frauenfeld
#461

10 hl

list of beers


079 423 83 29

4 12.2

Brewer: Ralf Markwalder.
Very interesting but inconstant beers.
Wagerswiler Bräu

Founded in 2013

Hinterdorf 5
8564 Wagerswil
#495

6 hl

list of beers


079 691 89 81

8 13.4

Brewer: Jürg Thalmann.
Above average beers, worth a try.
Zwitscherbier

Founded in 2014

Straubenhaus 377
8590 Romanshorn
#599


077 426 83 68

N/A N/A Brewer: Peter Preisig.

Brewpubs (2)

NameAddressRegistry-#
Size/Production
Contact # of beers
tasted
Rating avgComments
Don't kill me, it's only my opinion...
Brauhaus Sternen

Founded in 2003

Hohenzornstrasse 2
8500 Frauenfeld
#162

1'600 hl

list of beers


052 728 99 00

26 13.66

Brewer: Martin Wartmann.
Named Actienbrauerei Frauenfeld between 1904 and 1996. Hosted the first Back & Bräu between 1989 and 1996. Production was stopped between 1996 and november 2003. One of the best commercial brewery on this side of the country. The beers can be ordered on www.ebeer.ch.
Since 2013, they have an additional restaurant in Winterthur (but the beers are oinly brewed in Frauenfeld).
detailed comments (in french)
Engl

Founded in 2012

Weitegasse 8
9320 Arbon
#477


071 440 05 05

N/A N/A Brewer: Stefan Engl.

Beer makers without breweries (2)

NameAddressRegistry-#
Size
Contact # of beers
tasted
Rating avgComments
Don't kill me, it's only my opinion...
Komturei Tobel

Founded in 2012

Postfach 7
9555 Tobel

list of beers


071 917 24 82

1 12.4 Client brewer: the beer is produced by Locher.
Macardo

Founded in 2010

Storchenstrasse 10
8570 Weinfelden

list of beers


079 679 87 77

N/A N/A "Client brewer. Their beer is very probably brewed by Stadtbühl (""bei einer befreundeten, mittelgrossen 150 Jahre alten Brauerei"")."

Beer Shops / Restaurants

Name AddressHomepage / Email Rating Comments
Blaser's Getränkemarkt
Seetalstrasse 49
8280 Kreuzlingen


071 688 22 74

 About 200 beers from around the world. Mainly well-known commercial stuff.

Closed Breweries (32)

NameAddressfounded-closedContact # of beers
tasted
Rating Comments
Don't kill me, it's only my opinion...
Aktienbrauerei Frauenfeld
8500 Frauenfeld
1904 - 1996

48


4 10 Brewer of the first Swiss Hefeweizen.
BeSte

8580 Amriswil
-


13 14.28

Brewers: Beat Rohner and Stef Gysel.
A microbrewery brewing very good and surprisingly (in this part of the country) creative beers full of character. I can easily share their opinion about the Reinheitsbegot :-). Unfortunately they do not (yet ?) commercialize their beers.
Bunkerbräu
8280 Kreuzlingen
2015 - 2015

764

 
N/A N/A -
Chupferbräu
Guldifussstrasse 7
8265 Mammern
2013 - 2014

553


N/A N/A Brewers: Etienne janos Straumann and Annemie Sophia Weber.
Ebersberg
8280 Emmishofen
1797 - 1875

 
N/A N/A N/A
Ergarten
8500 Frauenfeld
1880 - 1895

 
N/A N/A N/A
Falken
8253 Diessenhofen
1821 - 1900

 
N/A N/A N/A
Felsen
8280 Kruezlingen
1875 - 1921

 
N/A N/A N/A
Frohsinn
Romanshornerstrasse 15
9320 Arbon
1986 - 2008

65


2 12.6

Brewer: Roland Michl
Above average lagers with a good malt body. I will look for more.
Not brewing anymore. Their beers are now produced by Huus-Braui (Roggwil).
Frohsinn
9320 Arbon
1822 - 1914

 
N/A N/A N/A
Gambrinus
8580 Amriswil
1874 - 1900

 
N/A N/A N/A
Hirschen
8253 Diessenhofen
1844 - 1906

 
N/A N/A N/A
Hirschen
8272 Ermatingen
1875 - 1900

 
N/A N/A N/A
Hübschle
8280 Kruezlingen
1870 - 1876

 
N/A N/A N/A
Klosterbräu
8532 Itting
? - ?

 
N/A N/A N/A
Komturei
Lindenstrasse 4
9554 Tobel - Tägerschen
2006 - 2009

250


1 10.4

Brewer: Ruedi Nessensohn and Andreas Buschauer.
I have sampled just one strange and chaotic porter for now.
Closed on October 2009.
Krone
8280 Kruezlingen
1875 - 1905

 
N/A N/A Originally named Hirsch.
Lais
8280 Kruezlingen
1875 - 1900

 
N/A N/A N/A
Linde
8253 Diessenhofen
1856 - 1916

 
N/A N/A N/A
Mausacker
Mausacker
9314 Steinebrunn
2011 - 2013

411


2 15

Brewer: Beat Rohner.
Good beers, of course with Beat !
Oberhänsli
8561 Neuwilen
1883 - 1903

 
N/A N/A N/A
Raben
8264 Eschenz
1841 - 1903

 
N/A N/A N/A
Rebstock
8280 Emmishofen
1875 - 1905

 
N/A N/A N/A
Rible
8500 Frauenfeld
1875 - 1895

 
N/A N/A Originally called Weissmann
Schloss
9220 Bischofszell
1865 - 1912

 
N/A N/A N/A
Tuttwil
9545 Wängi
2006 - 2013

224

 
N/A N/A Brewer: Joe Braun.
WeinfeldenBrauereistrasse 12
8570 Weinfelden
1864 - 2006

49

 
7 10.37

Brewer: Gebhard Bärlocher
Average. The Ur-Bräu is very good. The rest is very swiss … Closed in december 2006.
Wyigüetli
8600 Dübendorf
1930 - 1935

 
N/A N/A N/A
zum goldenen Kreuz
8500 Frauenfeld
1875 - 1904

 
N/A N/A N/A
zum Schweizerhaus
8590 Romanshorn
1875 - 1915

 
N/A N/A First called Fleisch then Geiger.
zum Weingarten
8266 Steckborn
1875 - 1903

 
N/A N/A Originally called Rietmann.
zur Sonne
8266 Steckborn
1875 - 1916

 
N/A N/A N/A