Fahr Beer

August 25 2022

Turner Valley’s FAHR Wins Again at Prestigious World Beer Awards

Fahr’s World Beer Award total grows to six over the past four years as their Vienna Lager and Bavarian Hefeweizen capture silvers across two categories. 

TURNER VALLEY, AB, Aug 15, 2022 – Brewers from around the world compete for the prestigious World Beer Awards. Fahr’s Copper and Hefe have received high rankings and accolades on the International stage since 2019. Hefe earned the coveted title of World’s Best in 2020 along with Country Winner (Canada) in 2019 and 2020. Other award-winning brews by Fahr include Alkoholfrei and Pils.

The judging for the World Beer Awards is rigorous with over 200 International judges, with the final World’s Best tasting round in London, UK. The small-town Alberta brewery that specializes in adhering to the German Purity Laws has greatly impacted the International stage and brought Southern Alberta to the International Beer Stage. 

“Winning these awards, over and over, year over year is such a fantastic confirmation of our approach and the quality and the care that goes into making our products,” said Jochen Fahr, Founder of Brauerei Fahr Inc. “The fact that almost every single one of our beers has now medalled in provincial, national and international competitions means that we can confidently say that we are a world-class brewery.”

“Winning awards is one side of the medal, and being able to deliver is the other side,” explains Jochen. “We have demonstrated in the past that we can consistently produce and deliver the highest quality product possible and we have great plans to build upon this success.”

Since 2019, the awards that Fahr Beer has received at the World Beer Awards are: 


  • Vienna Lager, Silver, Copper
  • Bavarian Hefeweizen, Silver, Hefe


  • Bavarian Hefeweizen, Silver, Hefe
  • Vienna Lager, Bronze, Copper


  • Bavarian Hefeweizen, Country Winner (Canada), Hefe
  • Bavarian Hefeweizen, World’s Best, Hefe
  • Low/no alcohol beer, Silver, Alkoholfrei
  • Vienna Lager, Country Winner (Canada), Copper
  • Lager, Country Winner (Canada), Pils


  • Bavarian Hefeweizen, Country Winner (Canada), Hefe
  • Lager, Country Winner (Canada), Pils

“Having received these honours is not taken lightly in our company and it is a reflection of the hard work, dedication and passion of every employee working at our brewery. As the founder, I am extremely proud to receive these awards and share them with all the people that have contributed to this ongoing success,” said Jochen. 

The winning Hefe and Copper beers will be showcased along with the rest of the line of Fahr beer at Fahr’s Oktoberfest, September 16-18, 2022. Limited tickets are available at  https://www.showpass.com/fahr-oktoberfest/


Fahr Beer, of Brauerei Fahr Inc. is the premiere authentic German Beer producer in Canada. Proudly brewing “Beer-Flavoured” Beer and That is Our Promise. 

Located in Turner Valley, Alberta, the multi-award-winning brewery taproom is open Tues-Thurs 12-6, Fri – Sat 12-7, and Sun 12-6. 123 Kennedy Dr SE Turner Valley, Alberta T0L 2A0

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Terra Harvey,  Executive Assistant 
Brauerei Fahr Inc.,