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What’s in a name? A lot when it’s Dittmar

The Rhönbrauerei Dittmar is a great regional brewery located in Kaltennordheim, a Thuringian outpost of the Franconian Imperial Circle. Their Heiratsmarkt is the largest Folk Festival in the region and has been held annually since 1653.

Rhönbrauerei Dittmar Rhöner Landbier Premium

Rhönbrauerei Dittmar lies in the Rhön valley in a small slice of Franconian Thuringia. The brew fantastically dry traditional beers and their Rhöner Landbier Premium is no exception.

Rhönbrauerei Dittmar Rhöner Pils on tap

Rhönbrauerei Dittmar lies in the Rhön valley in a small slice of Franconian Thuringia. The brew fantastically dry traditional beers and their Rhöner Pils is no exception. It's crisp dry hoppy palate finishes clean and bitter. Well worth seeking out. This tap version at the Heiratsmarkt in Kaltennordheim was out of sight.

Rhönbrauerei Dittmar Rhöner Hopfensinfonie

Rhönbrauerei Dittmar lies in the Rhön valley in a small slice of Franconian Thuringia. The brew fantastically dry traditional beers as well as some Craft Beer offerings like this spicily hopped Hopfensinfonie.

Rhönbrauerei Dittmar Rhöner Bock

Rhönbrauerei Dittmar lies in the Rhön valley in a small slice of Franconian Thuringia. The brew fantastically dry traditional beers and their Rhöner Bock is no exception.

Rhönbrauerei Dittmar Rhöner Weisse

Rhönbrauerei Dittmar lies in the Rhön valley in a small slice of Franconian Thuringia. The brew fantastically dry traditional beers and their Rhöner Weisse is no exception.

Rhönbrauerei Dittmar Rhöner Schwarze Hefeweizen

Rhönbrauerei Dittmar lies in the Rhön valley in a small slice of Franconian Thuringia. The brew fantastically dry traditional beers and their Rhöner Schwarze Hefeweizen is no exception.

Rhönbrauerei Dittmar Rhöner Kellerbier

Rhönbrauerei Dittmar lies in the Rhön valley in a small slice of Franconian Thuringia. The brew fantastically dry traditional beers and their Rhöner Kellerbier is no exception.

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The 2nd Annual Looking for Mr. Good Beers & Breweries Top 5 Awards 2023

Check out the Top 5 Beer experiences of 2023 and make plans to enjoy your beer dreams in 2024!

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A Salty Patch on the Unterfranken Express

Lower Franconia is a lovely bucolic area dotted with small hamlets and a surprising number of regional breweries not to be missed by the intrepid beerwanderer. This details a road trip to Strecks Brauhaus in Ostheim, Rother-Bräu in Roth, Pax-Bräu in Oberelsbach and the Wittelsbacker Turm Bräu at its namesake tower.