Neder Gregor Bockbier is a great dry fruity Bock with a long bittersweet finish.
Greif Weihnachtsfestbier is a fine example of the style, drier and fruitier than most.
Witzgall's Landbier is another winner from one of Franconia's greatest breweries.
Roppelt Bock is a deceptively strong dry for its strength Bock with a dry fruity flavor and a long, dry bittersweet finish.
Schafferhof Zoigl is the real deal, made by one of a very limited number of producers in one of only five towns still following all the protocols of Zoigl brewing.
Schafferhof is a cozy place to enjoy a Zoigl made by one of a very limited number of producers in one of only five towns still following all the protocols of Zoigl brewing.
What is beer hiking in Pottenstein like? It's about as perfect as you'll find with hikes for all levels and a great dark beer as your reward.
Urbräu Höhlentrunk is run-of-mill Helles that is okay on a gorgeous day in the Biergarten but otherwise, is not worth seeking out.
Hufeisen Bio Dunkel is an unfiltered roasty dunkles with a bitter finish.
Brauerie Mager Dunkel is a marvelous example of the style: rich and malty with some dark chocolate and a long dry bitter finish.