There’s spring and smoke in the air in Bamberg: A Guide to Bamberg’s Best Biergartens

The guide to Bamberg's best beer. With only a couple days in Bamberg, you have to choose your beers well. This is the guide to the best beer in Bamberg, the beers you have to try.

Ahörnla Bräu aBils

Ahörnla Bräu aBils is their Pils entry and a dry hoppy one it is. It's not very balanced but has a dry, bitter finish.

Brauhaus zum Sternla Fastenbock

Sternla Fastenbock is an unfiltered mahogany beauty with a richly malty palate which features a touch of roast and underlying hops. The lingering finish is semi-dry, semi-bitter.

The Pocket Guide to Bamberg’s Best Beer

The guide to Bamberg's best beer. With only a couple days in Bamberg, you have to choose your beers well. This is the guide to the best beer in Bamberg, the beers you have to try.

Manns Bräu/BräuBrüder Bock

Mann's Bräu is a nicely balanced dark beer more in the southern Bavarian style with a rich malty palate and a touch of dark chocolate. The lingering semi-dry finish is moreish.

Manns Bräu Dunkel

Mann's Bräu is a nicely balanced dark beer more in the southern Bavarian style with a rich malty palate and a touch of dark chocolate. The lingering semi-dry finish is moreish.

Manns Bräu Helles

Mann's Bräu Helles is a nicely balanced session beer brewed by Becher Bräu in Bayreuth for this, their sister pub in the town center.

Weiherer Hopfenweizen

Weiherer is a great brewery with both traditional and craft beer offerings. Their Hopfenweizen is a great mix of the two, with Citra, Polaris and Cascade hops making this a citrusy treat.

Klosterbräu Kellerbier

Klosterbräu Kellerbier is a new addition to their line-up and a balanced if slightly bland one it is.

Brauhaus zum Sternla Grünhopfen Weihnachtsbier

Sternla Grünhopfen Weihnachtsbier is a cold-hopped Festbier with a balanced palate featuring both malt and hops.