Heavyweight Championship of Beers: Round 5 Schlenkerla Urbock vs Fastenbier

Schlenkerla is the most renowned of Rauchbier/Smoke beer breweries. The have a great line-up of seasonal beers and in this comparison, we look at their pre-Easter Fastenbier and autumn Urbock.

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Bamberg Beer Tours

Beerwanderers is not only an information resource for the beer and hiking trails of Bavaria but also a full service provider of guided hiking tours which bring the traveler to breweries often not visited by walking on paths rather than riding in a tour bus. Get off the bus and feel the earth move under your feet.

Kronprinz Hoppy Jack

Kronprinz Hoppy Jack is a high octane craft beer with tons of hops in the mix.

Mahrs Helles

Mahrsbräu makes an amazing range of beers and this Helles is no exception with a balanced palate and clean finish.

Mahrs Pils

Mahrsbräu makes an amazing range of beers and this Pils is one of their originals. It’s fruitier than is typical but its dry bitter finish makes no doubt what kind of beer it is.

Mahrs Frühlingsbier

Mahrsbräu makes an amazing range of beers and this Frühlingsbier is no exception, with a rich malty palate and long dry finish.

Weiherer Weizenbock (on tap)

Weiherer is a great brewery with both traditional and craft beer offerings. Their latest Weizenbock on tap is a wonderfully fruity one with elements of dried orange and caramel mixed in with the traditional banana.

Weiherer Bock (on tap)

Weiherer is a great brewery with both traditional and craft beer offerings. Their Bock is a classic Hellerbock with a malty palate and dryish, bittersweet finish.

Weiherer Zwickerla Hell

Weiherer is a great brewery with both traditional and craft beer offerings. Their Zwickerla is a great mix of malt and hops and just might be their best session beer.

Weiherer Keller Märzen

Weiherer is a great brewery with both traditional and craft beer offerings. Their Keller Märzen is true to style with a nice malty palate and long dry finish.