ECK Saphir Bock is a cross between a traditional Bavarian Hellerbock and a German craft beer with Saphir hops its calling card.
Klosterbrauerei Bonator is a rich Dopplebock with dried fruit in both the nose and palate before a semi-dry bittersweet finish.
The Klosterbrauerei Thirsty Ale is one of their Craft Beer offerings with both citrus and floral hops and a dry hoppy palate.
Hand-crafted lagers are nothing new in Franconia but they just may be that on American craft beer market.
The 7 Brewery Trail or 7 Brauereienweg is one of the top beer hiking trails in not only Franconia, but likely the world. With six breweries and two top Bierkellers en route and some lovely rural scenery, you can't go wrong walking this great trail.