Taste your way through a world of beer at the Beer Festival at Esrum Abbey
In North Sealand, 50 kilometres North of Copenhagen, lies Esrum Abbey and Møllegård, the old remains of a large Cistercian Monastery from the Middle Ages. Every year Esrum Abbey and Møllegård open the doors to an award winning beer festival, where you can dive into the history and development of beer through the years, participate in talks and workshops or taste a wide selection of historical beers made with original recipes.
Meet a local brewer and attend the awarding of the best beer of the year
Behind every beer there is a unique story and knowledge, and at the beer festival the brewers are happy to share and nerd along with you. No matter if you are an experienced brewer or new in the world of beer, there is something for you. You can also attend the awarding of the best Danish beer, and give your opinion about which beer should be called The Monastery beer of the Year.