Krug-Bräu Bock bottle

The bock from one of Franconia's biggest regional players: Krug-Bräu is a sure winner with a nice hoppy palate and long dry finish

Lang Bräu Bock

Lang Bräu Bock is a potent Hellerbock at 7.5% with fair hopping, making for a long, semi-dry, semi-bitter finish.

Hübner Lagerbier

Hübner in Wattendorf brews a classic Franconian lager: a soft low carbonation amber brew with a dry fruity palate and clean bitter finish.

Staffelberg-Bräu Helles Vollbier

Staffelberg-Bräu Helles Vollbier

Staffelberg-Bräu Mai-Bock

Staffelberg-Bräu Mai-Bock is a nice dry balanced Hellerbock, easy to drink at 7%.

Schroll Bock

Schroll Bock is a dark rich beauty with a hint of licorice and a fine dryish bittersweet finish.

Leupser Maibock

Gradl's everyday dark beer is one of Bavaria's finest and their elusive Maibock follows for, with a rich malty palate that dries moreishly in the long bittersweet finish.

Kathi-Bräu Braunes Lagerbier

Kathi-Bräu Braunes Lagerbier Brewery: Kathi-Bräu Town: Heckenhof Style: Dunkles Color: lightly filtered mahagony Head: off white, rocky Nose: malty, some chocolate Body: full-bodied Palate: a big malty flavor, a little chocolate, roast Finish: clean, bittersweet Served: on tap at the brewery Impression:  Kathi-Bräu's Braunes Lagerbier is heading towards a southern Bavarian Dunkles so not typical … Continue reading Kathi-Bräu Braunes Lagerbier

Grasser Josefibock

Grasser in Huppendorf is one of Franconia's greatest. Their Josefibock is one reason, perhaps my favorite of all Hellerbocks.

Hübner Fastenbock

One of the most pleasantly surprising bock finds I've stumbled across, Hübner's bock is a dry fruity wonder.