There’s spring and smoke in the air in Bamberg: A Guide to Bamberg’s Best Biergartens

The guide to Bamberg's best beer. With only a couple days in Bamberg, you have to choose your beers well. This is the guide to the best beer in Bamberg, the beers you have to try.

The Pocket Guide to Bamberg’s Best Beer

The guide to Bamberg's best beer. With only a couple days in Bamberg, you have to choose your beers well. This is the guide to the best beer in Bamberg, the beers you have to try.

Heller Doppelbock

Bamberg and Franconian beer styles explained in simple terms which are listed alphabetically

Spalter Weizenbock

Spalter Weizenbock is a balanced offering from the hops growing region based brewery. It's fruity and fairly dry for 7.2%

Felsenbräu Weizen

Felsenbräu Weizen is a refreshingly fruity wheat beer with a balanced palate and lingering semi-dry finish.

Felsenbräu Bernstein Weizen

Felsenbräu Bernstein Weizen is a fine Dunkelweizen with some dark bread and biscuit notes mixed in with a pleasant fruitiness in the lingering finish.

Felsenbräu Keller Märzen

Felsenbräu Keller Märzen is a richly malty brew with some caramel and roast in the palate. The lingering finish is moreish for 5.4%.

Felsenbräu Felsentrunk

Felsenbräu Felsentrunk is a balanced Helles with fair hopping to offset its grainy malt profile. The clean finish is semi-dry and semi-bitter, making it moreish.

Spalter Zwickel on tap

Spalter Zwickel on tap is drier with more of a citrusy element thank its bottled counterpart. It also lacks the yeasty element but is perhaps more balanced and quaffable.

Gundel Urhell

Gundel Urhell is a dry fruity Hells with fair Spalter hopping and a lingering, semi-dry, bitter finish.