Weihenstephan Brewery is a microbrewery located in Bavaria, Germany. The place was originally a Benedictine monastery. The brewery is often and currently named as The Bavarian State Brewery. Its history started as early as 1040. Weihenstephan Brewery crafts different flavors of pale lagers and wheat beers. The brewery is recognized for its combination of traditional and contemporary and ever changing brewing methods. Some of its finest beers that have gained wide recognition are the Vitus, Hefe Weissbier, Dunkel, Korbinian and Festbier. Weihenstephan Brewery is also known for combining fine production of beers and as education center for. Given its early roots, the Weihenstephan Brewery is considered to be the oldest brewery in the world.