Will-Bräu Hefe Weizen is a fairly dry for the style fruity wheat beer with a refreshingly fruity palate and lingering finish.
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StoXBräu Blonder Bock
StoXBräu Blonder Bock is a high gravity affair strong on malt and alcohol but a bit one dimensional on flavor.
Will-Bräu Ehrenberger Pilgerstoff
Will-Bräu Ehrenberger Pilgerstoff is richly malty Märzen with some spice and roast in both the nose and palate. The lingering finish is semi-dry and bittersweet.
Will-Bräu Helles is a textbook malt forward session beer with a grainy nose and palate before a clean, semi-dry, semi-bitter finish.
Wittelsbacher Turm Bräu Vollbier
Wittelsbacher Turm Bräu Vollbier was a gorgeous looking beer marred by diacetyl the day I sampled it on tap at the brewery.
Wittelsbacher Turm Bräu Hefe-Weißbier
Wittelsbacher Turm Bräu Hefe-Weißbier is a fruity example of the style with a somewhat sticky finish.
Strecks Brauhaus Weizen
Strecks Brauhaus Weizen is a refreshingly fruit example of the style with a dryer lingering finish than many.
Strecks Brauhaus 1718
Strecks Brauhaus 1718 is a reddish Festbier first brewed in commemoration of their 300th anniversary. It's richly malty with a spicy character. The lingering finish is semi-dry and semi-bitter.
Strecks Brauhaus Bio Zwickel
Strecks Brauhaus Bio Zwickel is is an gorgeous unfiltered golden brew with a nose of mown grass and a dry hoppy palate. The lingering finish is quite try but avoids being overly bitter.
Strecks Brauhaus Ostheimer Dunkel
Strecks Brauhaus Ostheimer Dunkel is a good example of a old Franconian lager with a balanced palate featuring some roast and grain. The underlying hops dry out the lingering finish without imparting a lot of bitterness, making this a very sessionable dark beer. Enjoy the style while you can, it won't be around long.