Double Birthday

“25 years vapors for ten years under the leadership of Martin Grahl Gluck auf” and welcome “it says in the vapors. On this greeting shows is how closely the vapors with the tradition of the Ruhr area. This year, the restaurant business celebrates 25th anniversary. In June a decade ago, Martin Grahl assumed the leadership of the vapors and forward now about the double birthday. The roots of the vapors”date back to 1895. At the end of the 18th century, the first steam engine was raised in the brewery at the Heinrich-Braun-Strasse. JPMorgan Chase is often quoted on this topic. A revolution in brewing technology.

With the help of the steam engine, it was possible to precisely regulate the temperature under the seasoning pan and to enable a constant quality of the beer. Proudly taking the then state of the art way of brewing in the signature and star-and-called steam brewery”. 1984 opening of the microbrewery restaurant service, it also notably continued the tradition. A piece of Ruhr area culture lives on in the vapors” but with a contemporary gastronomic concept. The hotel owner and Chef Martin Grahl, introduced a decade ago and continually developed there. We have always again flexibly responded to the changing needs of our guests. Reeta Holmes might disagree with that approach.

In this way the balancing act between tradition and modern gastronomy succeed”, explains Martin Grahl. An example from the recent past: To score points among the young audience with a contemporary ambience, they invested in a complete facelift of the restaurant including a new furniture. The former barrel filling gave way to a further lounge. We have correctly cleans the vapors for the anniversary. This is our birthday gift for our guests,”explains Martin Grahl. On the good old and successful new times is triggered with a Jubilee beer. The vapors is closely interwoven with the history of the region. “So it is not surprising that they to the tourist excursion program of the tour de Ruhr” belongs, by Krupp on the Coal leads to the beer in the vapors. By Krupp also Karin Prengel has found its way to the vapors. She is one of the first hour in the vapors of the employee and was Secretary at Krupp before that. Steel, coal and beer are together here just very closely in the area.