Schwanenbräu Kellerbier Dunkel

Schwanen Bräu Lagerbier Dunkel is their signature brew with a roasty palate and dry bitter finish.

Nikl-Bräu Zwickl

Nikl-Bräu Zwickl is a balanced brew with a slightly bitter finish.

Nikl-Bräu Rauchbock

Nikl-Bräu Rauchbock is a low carbonation lightly smoky Bock.

Nikl-Bräu Michala

Nikl-Bräu Michala is their Kellerbier with a touch of chocolate and a sweetish finish.

Schwanenbräu Weihnachtsbock

Schwanen Bräu Weihnachtsbock is a pleasant enough Bock but the finish could be cleaner.

Schwanenbräu Pils

Schwanen Bräu Pils is a maltier fuller bodied Pils but still finished dry and bitter.

Schwanenbräu Lagerbier Dunkel

Schwanen Bräu Lagerbier Dunkel is their signature brew with a roasty palate and dry bitter finish.

Schwanen-Bräu Vollbier

Schwanen-Bräu's Vollbier is a dark dry hoppy session beer found more often in Franconia than anywhere in Germany.

Drummer Helles

Drummer Helles Brewery: Drummer Town: Leutenbach Style: Helles Color: straw Head: dense Nose: grain, malt Body: medium Palate: malty flavor, some grassy and grain notes mixed in, slight hop Finish: clean, bittersweet Served: on tap at the brewery Impression: This was my second time at the brewery so had higher expectations this time around. Though … Continue reading Drummer Helles

A Hard Beer’s Night (& Day)

The first tapping of the Christmas Bock at Zehendner turns out to be an adventure but the beer hike the next day saved the day.