Franziskaner Brewing Company is a local microbrewery in Munich, Germany. Its existence dates back in 1396. Over the years, the brewery has changed its ownership, management and location. By 1909, the Franziskaner Brewing Company has begun its beer distribution to North America. In 1992, the Spaten-Brauerei and Franziskaner-Leist-Bräu formed a stock company. This partnership has led to the development of Spaten and Franziskaner as the main brands of beers of the brewery. Some of Franziskaner Brewery’s remarkable beers are the Pils, Oktoberfestbier, Diat-Pils, Franziskaner Weissbier and Doppelbock Optimator. Alcohol content in Franziskaner beers ranges between five to eleven percent.