Information about the Alc√°zar Beer

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Information about the Alc√°zar

Cervezas Alcázar de Jaén was born on February 28, 1928 in the city of Jaén as S.A. El . It is a brand of beer little known in Spain but very popular in Andalusia.

At ForBeerLovers we want to give you all the information about Alc√°zar you need to know more about the history of this brand and why it is one of the most popular and consumed globally.

Brand Features

  • Type: Pilsner
  • Graduation: 6% alc. Vol.
  • Price: 0,90 ? per unit

Brand Ingredients

Alc√°zar it is presented as a quality and classic brand and, therefore, it is made with the same ingredients of all its history, 100% natural ingredients:

  • Special Bisctui Malt
  • Citra Hops
  • Water

Hops are added manually at the end of the brewing process, a practice known as late hopping. The result is a beer with a great personality, with the characteristic bitterness of El Alc√°zar and very refreshing, with 6% alcohol by volume.


Cervezas Alcázar de Jaén was born on February 28, 1928 in the city of Jaén as S.A. El Alcázar . The name alludes to the castle of Santa Catalina, also known as the Alcázar new one, a symbol of identity of Jaén, adopting its silhouette as a logo. In 1949 the first malting plant of the brand was built.

However, it was not until 1961 that the current factory of La Imora was inaugurated, located on a spring of water, specifically on the aquifer Castillo-La Imora. That same year the company expanded and acquired other Spanish beer brands, such as Cervezas Calatrava from La Mancha.

Of the 29 existing Spanish breweries, in 1973 El Alc√°zar was ranked number 10 in terms of sales volume.

At present it Alc√°zar belongs to the Heineken International group

Types of Branded Beers

Within the brand Alc√°zar , we found only one type of beer. After testing, they decided on this beer. We'll talk about it next:

Alc√°zar specialty beer

El Alc√°zar beer is back on the market almost 100 years after its birth. Inspired by the original recipe from 1928, El Alc√°zar returns as a special beer, with body, intense taste and strong aromatic notes. It contains an alcoholic content of 6%.

This beer is mainly sold in Andalusia, where it had its greatest success 100 years ago.

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