Gutmann Dunkler Weizenbock

Gutmann Dunkler Weizenbock is a seasonal brew from one of Franconia's top Weizen breweries. At 6.9%, it's a dangerously drinkable brew.

Fishing for a Bock without borders

Do borders and beers mix? In Franconia, sometimes they get mixed up. A recent visit to the Gold-Ochsenbrauerei in Spielbach revealed not all is what it seems when you venture into the Hohenlohe.

Reindler-Bräu Spezial Dunkel

Reindler-Bräu Spezial Dunkel is a chestnut beauty with a balanced malty palate featuring a hint of chocolate. The finish is dry and semi-bitter.

Reindler-Bräu Edel-Pils

Reindler-Bräu Edel-Pils is their signature beer and while hoppy and dry, it's more a session beer than most in this style. The lingering finish is moreishly dry.

Reindler-Bräu Seckenator

Reindler-Bräu Seckenator is the brewery's winter seasonal Doppelbock. It's richly malty but still has their signature hoppy style. Dangerous at 7.7%.

Reindler-Bräu Landbier

Reindler-Bräu Landbier is a balanced brew with a malty nose and initial palate but hops kick in once again to dry things out in the moreish finish.

Reindler-Bräu Gold Export

Reindler-Bräu Gold Export is a rich golden Export with a balanced palate and surprisingly hoppy element.

Reindler-Bräu Hefeweizen

Reindler-Bräu Hefeweizen is a rustic yeasty wheat beer with an unusually bitterness for the style.

Reindler-Bräu Hell

Reindler-Bräu Hell is a balanced brew with a hint of grass and a clean semi-dry, bitter finish.

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How COVID is ravaging the brewing heartland as the alpacas look on

Tough choices in the time of Corona cause some breweries in Franconia to consider closing.