The Pocket Guide to the Best Würzburg & its Countryside Breweries

Franconia is blessed with 100s of great breweries, many of them in small villages outside the big towns. The pocket guide to the best Würzburg & its Couüntryside Breweries will help you pick out which breweries outside Würzburg to visit. Guided tours to breweries outside Bamberg available if you would like to head into the Bamberg countryside with a Franconian beer expert.

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Search for a Brewery/Pub/Bierkeller by Interactive Map

Maps are fun things. They help us visualize the world around us. With our smartphones in hand, they aren't as important in navigating as they once were but what they do for our imagination hasn't been replaced yet. Open the interactive map in full Google Maps format and you can filter by Upper Franconia, Middle Franconia, Lower Franconia, Franconian Baden-Württemberg and Upper Bavarian Franconia. Click on links in entries to reach Beerwanderers write-ups on each place, which includes contact information, opening hours and brewery websites. Always confirm opening hours before setting out. The place to find good beer in the Bamberg area. I hope it helps you visualize your next beery adventure.

St. Georgen-Bräu Hopfenzupfer

St. Georgen-Bräu Hopfenzupfer is a deep amber Festbier with a spicy nose and balanced hoppy palate. The lingering finish is semi-dry and semi-bitter.

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The Pocket Guide to the Best Forchheim & its Countryside Breweries

Franconia is blessed with 100s of great breweries, many of them in small villages outside the big towns. The pocket guide to the best Forchheim and its Countryside Breweries will help you pick out which breweries outside Forchheim you need to visit. Guided tours to breweries outside Bamberg and Forchheim available if you would like to head into the Bamberg/Forchheim countryside with a Franconian beer expert.

St. Georgen-Bräu Landbier

St. Georgen-Bräu Landbier is a classic Franconian Lager with a deep amber hue, rich malty nose and palate tinged with roast and Spalter hops. The lingering finish is semi-dry and semi-bitter.

St. Georgen-Bräu Gold Märzen

St. Georgen-Bräu Gold Märzen is a classic Franconian Märzen with a deep amber hue, rich malty nose and palate tinged with caramel and Spalter hops. The lingering finish is semi-dry and bittersweet.

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The Pocket Guide to the Best Bamberg Countryside Breweries

Franconia is blessed with 100s of great breweries, many of them in small villages outside the big towns. The Pocket Guide to Bamberg's Best Countryside Breweries will help you pick out which breweries outside Bamberg you need to visit. Guided tours to breweries outside Bamberg available if you would like to head into the Bamberg countryside with a Bamberg beer expert.

Löwenbräu Kellerbier

Löwenbräu was once a renowned Kellerbier but has lost some of its complexity and perhaps due to a wider distribution, quality may vary. That said, at their Keller it remains a serviceable Kellerbier that goes well with food.