Schneider Aventinus is the original Weizenbock and remains the standard by which all others are measure.
Erdinger Pikantus is one of the classic Weizenbocks, with a rich malty palate that pairs well with strong cheeses and dark chocolate.
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Not far from Munich, Kloster Irsee is a great off the beaten path beer destination and walking there gives you views of the Alps and the Bavarian countryside.
Murnau is a magical place with great trails and mountain scenery. There are also two great breweries and nothing tastes better after a hike than a locally crafted beer.
Karg is one of the top brewers of Weißbier in Bavaria, the home to the style. What more can I say?
Griesbräu Helles is a nice cross between traditional Bavarian and craft beer with a dry fruity palate and long bitter finish.
Ammergauer Maxbräu Kellerbier is a fine kellerbier made with a mix of Vienna, Pilsner and Dinkel malt with citrusy hops for great balance.
Reutberger Josefi Bock is a deceptively drinkable bock with fantastic long dry finish.
Andechser Dopplebock is a king among the style. With a rich malty palate and long bittersweet finish, it pairs perfectly with cheese.