Trunk Nothelfer Fest Bier

Trunk Nothelfer Fest Bier is malty but balanced Festbier with enough hops to dry out the finish and make it moreish.

Trunk Nothelfer Silber Bock

Trunk Nothelfer Silber Bock is a good example of a balanced Hellerbock with a rich malt base and fine underlying hops making the finish semi-dry and somewhat bitter.

No mitigating factors in Mittenwald

Mittenwald has numerous hiking trails. One of the best is to the Kranzberg and then further on to the Lautersee and Ferchensee. Finish up at the Mittenwalder Postkeller. Details in Rich Carbonara's book Beer Hiking Bavaria.

Hetzel Frauendorfer Landbier (bottle)

Frauendorfer Landbier is a balanced, dry, malty session beer with a clean, slightly bitter finish.

Waldhauser Zoigl

Waldhauser Zoigl may not be an Echte Zoigl but it's sure a tasty one nonetheless.

Lindenbräu Weizen

Lindenbräu Weizen is a medal winning sourish Weizen with a very dry for the style clean finish.

Beer means sometimes having to say you’re sorry

The Fichtelgerbirge area offers great hiking, food and beer. What's not to like?

Das Adler-Bräu

Das Adler-Bräu is a contract brewed Schwarzbier by Hetzel in Frauendorf that is a great example of the style and worth seeking out.

Hetzel Frauendorfer Landbier

Frauendorfer Landbier is a balanced, dry, hoppy session beer with a clean, slightly bitter finish.

On cutting the mustard en route to the Senftenberger Felsenkeller

The Senftenberger Felsenkeller is reached via a great half-circuit that takes in current and former breweries along the way.