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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.

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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.

Maisel’s Bajuwarus Weizenbock bottle

Maisel's Bajuwarus Weizenbock is a fruity rounded example of the style with a gorgeous dark honeycomb hue and rocky yeasty head. The lingering finish is surprisingly dry for 7.5% but it lacks some of the complexity of the very best.

Maisel’s Original Weisse

Maisel's Original Weisse is a good example of the style with a fruity palate and lingering, slightly sticky finish.

Maisel & Friends Hoppy Hell

Maisel & Friends Hoppy Hell is their Craft Beer take on a Helles with a balanced citrusy palate and lingering semi-dry finish.

Maisel & Friends West Coast IPA

Maisel & Friends West Coast IPA is a balanced ale with a mix of tropical fruit and pine before with a lingering dry finish.

Bayreuther Bock

Bayreuther Bock is a balanced unfiltered Bock with a nice dried fruit element and a semi-dry finish, bittersweet finish.

Aktien Zwickl Kellerbier

Aktien Zwickl Kellerbier is a balanced session beer with a semi-dry, hoppy palate and lingering finish.

Maisel Gebrüder Edelhopfen

Maisel Edelhopfen is a surprisingly tasty 'diet' Pils with a light hoppy palate and clean, dry, bitter finish.

Bayreuther Hell

Bayreuther Hell is a balanced Helles with a nice grain element and a semi-dry finish.