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Poland - Okocim

DK PublishingDK Publishing 2/07/2014 DKBooks

Okocim

Ul Browarna 14, Bresko, 32-8-Bresko, Poland

www.okocim.com.pl

Built in 1845, the Okocim brewery is one of the finest buildings in Bresko. Much of the original site is well preserved, and it is one of the few remaining breweries left from this period. Now owned by Carlsberg, there has been considerable investment in recent years.


Brewing secret

Closed conical fermenters are a modern addition.


Zagloba

beer style: Lager
alcohol content: 4.8% ABV

Pale in color and light in body, it has a yeasty, biscuity zest with a hint of spicy hops.


Okocim Porter

beer style: Porter
alcohol content: 9% ABV

A porter in the Baltic tradition, with a soothing, almost medicinal taste and hints of cinnamon.

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