Schneider-Bräu Helles is a classic of the style with a malty palate and some grain before the clean finish.
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.
Reutberger Export Dunkel is a super drinkable Dunkles with moreish long semi-dry finish.
Schönram is a charming Bavarian village with great hiking in it surroundings and an amazing brewpub in town.
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.
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.
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
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.