Schoilmichl Zoigl

Schoilmichl Zoigl is the real deal, made by one of a very limited number of producers in one of only five towns still following all the protocols of Zoigl brewing.

Schoilmichl

Schoilmichl is a cozy place to enjoy a Zoigl made by one of a very limited number of producers in one of only five towns still following all the protocols of Zoigl brewing.

Witzgall Landbier

Witzgall's Landbier is another winner from one of Franconia's greatest breweries.

Schafferhof Zoigl

Schafferhof Zoigl is the real deal, made by one of a very limited number of producers in one of only five towns still following all the protocols of Zoigl brewing.

Schafferhof

Schafferhof is a cozy place to enjoy a Zoigl made by one of a very limited number of producers in one of only five towns still following all the protocols of Zoigl brewing.

What is Beer Hiking in Franconian Switzerland like?

What is beer hiking in Pottenstein like? It's about as perfect as you'll find with hikes for all levels and a great dark beer as your reward.

Urbräu Höhlentrunk

Urbräu Höhlentrunk is run-of-mill Helles that is okay on a gorgeous day in the Biergarten but otherwise, is not worth seeking out.

Gasthausbrauerei Hufeisen Bio Dunkel

Hufeisen Bio Dunkel is an unfiltered roasty dunkles with a bitter finish.

Brauerei Mager Dunkel

Brauerie Mager Dunkel is a marvelous example of the style: rich and malty with some dark chocolate and a long dry bitter finish.

Staffelberg-Bräu Hopfen-Gold Pils

Staffelberg-Bräu Hopfen-Gold Pils is a marvelous example of the style: light and hoppy, with a dry bitter finish.