Heavyweight Championship of Beers: Round 1 Weizenbock

Weizenbock is one of Bavaria's creations and there are many great examples. Two are Aventinus and Pikantus. Let's compare.

Munich Beer Tours

Beerwanderers is not only an information resource for the beer and hiking trails of Bavaria but also a full service provider of guided hiking tours which bring the traveler to places often not visited by walking on paths rather than riding in a tour bus. Get off the bus and feel the earth move under … Continue reading Munich Beer Tours

How to follow the Pilgrim’s Way to Monastic Beer Heaven

Not far from Munich, Kloster Irsee is a great off the beaten path beer destination and walking there gives you views of the Alps and the Bavarian countryside.

Why go beer hiking in Murnau?

Murnau is a magical place with great trails and mountain scenery. There are also two great breweries and nothing tastes better after a hike than a locally crafted beer.

Karg Weißbier

Karg is one of the top brewers of Weißbier in Bavaria, the home to the style. What more can I say?

Griesbräu Helles

Griesbräu Helles is a nice cross between traditional Bavarian and craft beer with a dry fruity palate and long bitter finish.

When your own backyard has mountains

Maxlrainer is a great destination brewery with fine food and beer. The onsite castle is stunning as is the mountain scenery.