The Wagner brewery from Merkendorf enjoys cult status in the Bamberg region: Franconians flock to Merkendorf from near and far to enjoy the good Wagner beer and the hearty cuisine that goes with it.
Merkendorf is located in a typical Franconian region: Lush fields alternate with dense forests, with a few lush meadows in between. The small village is home to around 900 people and is a place of culinary wealth thanks to its two breweries. In addition to the Wagner brewery, there is the Hummel brewery. Both breweries look back on a rich brewing history and supply Merkendorf with craft beers of outstanding quality.
The Wagner brewery has been brewing since 1797 and has been family-owned throughout. In addition to the flourishing brewery, the Wagner family also runs a cozy restaurant with a rustic atmosphere and an idyllic beer garden that invites you to linger. Visitors can take a break under the shade of the treetops and refresh themselves with a cold beer. The brewery serves hearty home-style cooking and snacks with the excellent beers.
The main business of the brewery is of course beer. The products of the Wagner brewery not only cater to the beer-thirsty Franconia, but have built a reputation over the years that extends far beyond the borders of Franconia. The down-to-earth, artisanal beers have found their way into international competitions and have won prestigious prizes more than once. The brewery with the star in the logo is proud of its creations and has always brewed according to the strict requirements of the Bavarian Purity Law. The favorites in the wide range of genuine Franconian classics are beers such as theWagner Weisse or the popular Märzen .
Anyone looking for masterfully brewed beer with character and Franconian charm has come to the right place at the Wagner brewery from Merkendorf!