Sometimes enjoying nature means having to become part of the food chain

Sonnen-Bräu is a great reason to make your way to Mürsbach but it´s not the only one. The pretty valley features pretty trails and lots of beery options.

You can’t tell the dorfs without a scorecard

The Dorf Breweries Express is an easy 9km hike in Franconia Switzerland which takes in five small regional breweries. Join Beer Hiking Bavaria author Rich Carbonara to find the best beers and foods along the way.

rocky outcropping, hill with church, dark beer, half-timbered house in reflection

The Walberla Undressed

The Walberla is a special hill in Franconian Switzerland. Just west of Forchheim, it offers great hiking opportunities and some fine small regional breweries surrounding it.

Hübner Staadtfelder Frühlingsbier (Steinfeld)

Hübner Stadfelder Frühlingsbier is a spring treat with a nice mix of grains and hops. There's a peppery element to the nose which carries over to the palate and just a hint of well-integrated butterscotch. It's fairly dry for a Festbier of 5.5% and the finish is moreishly bitter.

Hübner Staadtfelder Osterhäsla (Steinfeld)

Hübner Stadfelder Osterhäsla is an Easter treat with a nice mix of grains and hops. There's a spicy element in the mix and it remains fairly dry for a Festbier of 5.5%

Hübner Staadtfelder Christkindla (Steinfeld)

Hübner Stadfelder Christkindla is a Christmas treat from the small brewery with a renowned Vollbier. This amber malty brew is well-balanced with fair hops and a bitter finish.

Hübner Jubiläumsbier naturtrüb (Steinfeld)

Hübner Jubiläumsbier was brewed for the brewery's 200th Anniversary in 2020 and is a fine rich amber brew, perfect for a celebration.

A tale of two cities, three Pils & an almost missed gem

Marktbreit offers not only a charming old town but also the countryside surrounding it is great for hiking. The Maindreieck hike takes in Ochsenfurt and Gnodstadt, both of which have great breweries. Beer hiking in this area is a must for loves of fine Pils.

On the dime in Theinheim

Theinheim is set in a beautiful rural landscape, had numerous hiking trails and one very find brewpub called Zum Grünen Baum.

There’s not much time for the Wolf

Rüdenhausen is a quirky but charming town with a great little brewery named Wolf. There are also some nice lush hiking trails nearby.