Heavyweight Championship of Beers: Round 12 Schlenkerla Märzen vs Kräusen

Schlenkerla is the most renowned of Rauchbier/Smoke beer breweries. They have a great line-up of seasonal beers and in this comparison, we look at their flagship Märzen and summer seasonal Kräusen.

Schlenkerla Hansla

Schlenkerla's Hansla is a very low alcohol brew (less than 1.2%) with a surprisingly full flavor. It's got a hoppy smoky palate and lingering semi-dry, bitter finish.

Schlenkerla Heinzlein Helles Bier

Schlenkerla's Heinlein Helles Bier is a very low alcohol brew (.9%) with a surprisingly full flavor. It's got a hoppy cereal palate and lingering semi-dry, simi-bitter finish.

Schlenkerla Stiftsgartenbier

Schlenkerla's Stiftsgartenbier is brewed according to an old recipe from Bamberg's oldest historical brewery on the Michaelsberg and is yet another winner from the famed Rauchbierbrauerei.

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Guided 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.

Heavyweight Championship of Beers: Round 11 Schlenkerla Märzen vs Fastenbier

Schlenkerla is the most renowned of Rauchbier/Smoke beer breweries. They have a great line-up of seasonal beers and in this comparison, we look at their flagship Märzen and Lent seasonal Fastenbier.

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.

Heavyweight Championship of Beers: Round 10 Schlenkerla Eiche vs Kräusen

Schlenkerla is the most renowned of Rauchbier/Smoke beer breweries. They have a great line-up of seasonal beers and in this comparison, we look at their summer Kräusen and winter Eiche.

Heavyweight Championship of Beers: Round 9 Schlenkerla Fastenbier vs Eiche

Schlenkerla is the most renowned of Rauchbier/Smoke beer breweries. They have a great line-up of seasonal beers and in this comparison, we look at their spring Fastenbier and winter Eiche.

Schlenkerla Heinzlein Dunkles Bier

Schlenkerla's Heinlein Dunkles Bier is a very low alcohol brew with a surprisingly full flavor. It's got a hoppy slightly smoky palate and lingering bitter finish.