Brewed by 7 Stern Bräu
Style: Spice/Herb/Vegetable
Vienna, Austria


on tap


Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 72   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.06/5   EST. CALORIES: 141   ABV: 4.7%
A golden lager with a sweetish, herbal twist: The aroma of whole hemp leaves and the spicy bitterness resemble fresh-cut conifers and wild flowers. The hemp beer has a full, slightly sweetish body and an aftertaste that gives a long lingering unique impression of hemp. (Do not expect any other effects from this beer than a pleasant taste and a moderate alcohol content of less than five percent ABV).

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Jukkabro (3484) - Tampere, FINLAND - AUG 24, 2007
Dark yellow colored, slightly cloudy appearance. Again this handmade yeasty aroma with some flowery and lemony tone. Aroma does not differ very much from Helles I had earlier. Thin to medium bodied. Flavor is soft with yeasty-flowers again, maybe hints of some herbs here, but not very obviously. Aftertaste dries mildly.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
kiwianer (3428) - Otorohanga, NEW ZEALAND - JUN 2, 2012
On Tap @ the Brewpub/ The head is not really good. It taste like a normal Lager just brewed with Hanf. It´s okay! 8/9/10/10/-/10

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
chinchill (3360) - South Carolina, USA - NOV 1, 2012
UPDATED: MAR 28, 2014 .5L mug at Siebensternbräu in Vienna. Luckily, I tried this ’gimmicky’ beer. The brewery’s deScription --"golden lager with a sweetish, herbal twist; The aroma of whole hemp leaves" -- is on target. This slightly hazy, golden lager has a bone head that leaves exceptional lacing. The aroma features malt + herbal + meaty smoke; the latter being unexpected and virtually undetectable upon tasting. Medium/full body with excellent carbonation. Creamy smooth yet a bit lively too. Hemp flavor? ... yes, I think ... an unusual herbal flavor in any case. spice and hops and baked bread in the fine aftertaste. Excellent sweet/bitter balance. O: a unique lager with a substantial malt and herbal base. Enjoyed from start to finish. If in Vienna, worth the trip.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
PilsnerPeter (3034) - Flushing, New York, USA - JAN 30, 2010
Bottle: Thanks Tanja. Hazy deep orange pour with an off white head. Very clean and wafery aroma- some nutty presence as well with mild grassy notes, but no hemp. Nice fluffy light feel. Clean and quite nutty with a biscuity/dry pale malt presence. Not really spicy or hempy, but dry enough to be a nice session.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
asheft (2778) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - JUN 26, 2007
[on tap at brewpub] Fairly potent citrusy (US?) hops aroma in front of a blast of sweet malt. Hazy dark yellow with very nice clingy, white foam. Fairly bland and soda watery flavour and mineraly bitterness. A little redeeming malty caramel comes in late in the flavour. Apricot and apple notes. Light body and thin with lasting bitterness and moderate carbonation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
armando629 (2453) - Budapest, HUNGARY - MAR 14, 2009
Another freaky beer from the brewery, i take it away in the flip-top bottle. Nice straw colored beer body with a stable foamy head. Fine aroma of caramel and pale malt, some honey with fine herbal perfume of hemp. Interesting herbal-hemp taste within the flavor too with the character of a lager beer, some honey taste. Nice hemp beer, it hasn’t got the unpleasant flavor like other hemp beers. It was made with a good balance.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
tomer (2427) - Rishon Le Zion, ISRAEL - MAR 11, 2012
Draught at the brewpub, smallish head, a touch hazy yellow colour, light malty aroma with with hints of fruit and herbs, citrusy flavour with some herbs, light bitterness. Not much differentfrom your average lager, nothing special.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
tricksta_p (2423) - Steenwijk, NETHERLANDS - SEP 3, 2015
From tap at 7 Stern Bräu. Aroma of grainy malt, hint of floral, hint of spicyness. Flavour is light to moderate bitter. Quite similar to their Helles and it does not deliver on the promise of hemp.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
heavy (2280) - Split, CROATIA - JUL 29, 2012
19/07 On tap at the brewpub. A most of their beers it had hazy golden body with medium sized white head. Light honey, vanilla malty and hemp aroma. Weak, slightly sweet flavor, chalky, fruity, a bit of hemp as well, but less than in aroma. Thin body with short finish. A bit watery, but not bad with actual weed notes.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Nickls (2076) - Alexandria, Virginia, USA - MAY 11, 2010
(Old BA rate - tap) Frothy white two fingers worth of foam. Light, hazy yellow-orange gold color. Really good lacing, which I would expect. Bit flowery, didn’t pick up any resiny aromas that I would have been looking for. Some cooked vegetables and sweetish maltiness. A touch flowery as with the aroma, but really not a whole lot to report on here. Nothing offensive, but nothing really stands either. Thin MF, muted carbonation, and passes over the palate without much notice. Just OK. Nothing inspiring here

We Want To Hear From You

Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »

Page  1 2 3 4  5  6 7 8

Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2015,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
about us
About RateBeer
New Beers
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50