Gutmann Hefeweizen

Gutmann Hefeweizen is perhaps Franconia's premier wheat beer with a citrusy palate and clean finish.

Klosterbräu Rauchbier

Klosterbräu Rauchbier is the brewery's first modern day foray into smoke beer and a grand one is is.

Klosterbräu Braunbier

Klosterbräu Braunbier is the brewery's original one, a malty style of beer brewed once upon a time and worth investigating when you step into the past of its old world pub.

Klosterbräu Schwärzla

Klosterbräu Schwärzla is the brewery's take on the black beers from just north of Franconia but this is a fuller-bodied example and approaches a stout-like creaminess. If you are looking for some different beers in Bamberg, look no further than Klosterbräu.

Virtual Beer Hiking in the Time of the Coronavirus

Even if the Coronavirus makes beer hiking Bavaria-style not possible, you can still do some virtually until it's safe again to visit the small countryside breweries.

Why not Andechs?

Andechs is one of the premier beer hiking destinations in Bavaria. With a lush forest, hilltop monastery, brewing monks and some great views of the Alps, it's tough to top. Mix in the amazing beer and food and it's beer nirvana.

Munich 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 … Continue reading Munich Beer Tours

Klosterbräu Schwärzlabock

One of Germany's finest beers and certainly one of the very best bocks brewed. The dark Christmas bock from Klosterbräu in Bamberg is worth seeking out.