Hopfengarten Hopfen Zupfer on tap

Hopfengarten Hopfen Zupfer is a balanced brew with a malty if thin palate and semi-dry finish.

BroBier Keller Pils on tap

BroBier Keller Pils/Zwickel is a lightly hoppy unfiltered beer with a fair grain element and lingering semi-dry finish.

BroBier Vollbier on tap

BroBier Vollbier is a balanced brew with a fresh malty palate and semi-dry finish.

BroBier Helles on tap

BroBier Helles is quite hoppy and dry for the style but will appeal to Craft Beer enthusiasts seeking out something outside the traditional in Bamberg.

Wagner Bräu (Oberhaid) Bock

Wagner Bräu Bock is a rich malty beer of 7.5%. This bottle had a fair amount of diacetyl but I'll not write the beer off until I try it again one day.

Hoh Bock bottle

Brauerei Hoh's Bock is a balanced dry fruity beer of 6.8% with a lingering semi-dry moreish finish.

Eller Bock

Eller Birkacher Bock is balanced, fruity seasonal beer with a lingering semi-dry, bittersweet finish.

Hübner Zwickel Pils from gravity barrel at Strawanza

Hübner Keller/Zwickel Pils is a dry fruity treat with citrus hops in both the nose and palate. Served from the barrel at Strawanza in Bamberg, it's moreishly lovely.

Schwan Weihnactsbock bottle

Schwan's Weihnachtsbock is a balanced if unremarkable bock with some firm hoppiness to an otherwise malty palate.

Catching up with old friends & new Bocks on the 13-Brewery Trail

The Bamberg Countryside Breweries Experience and Brewing Heartland Experience are two great walking tours which take you off the beaten path and out into the beautiful Franconian countryside. You can be sure to drink beers you will never find back home and eat the local delicacies.