Brewed by Brauerei Heller
Style: Smoked
Bamberg, Germany


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RATINGS: 1149   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.54   IBU: 20   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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Schlenkerla Smokebeer Wheat is an ale with light smoky aroma. As Bavarian wheat beers, it is being brewed with a mixture of both barley malt and wheat malt. The portion of barley malt is hereby a classic Schlenkerla smokemalt, while the wheat malt remains unsmoked. Served unfiltered with its natural haziness, Schlenkerla Wheat reaches its full aroma through bottle fermentation with fine top fermenting yeast.

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
pojo41 (315) - Hattiesburg, Mississippi, USA - JAN 21, 2009
Bottle. Pours a dark caramel color with a fluffy off-white head. Wonderful smoky aroma from the rauch malt. Flavor is dominated by the taste of smoke despite it’s being a bit more subtle than the Urbock. Also a slightly sweet flavor. I seem to have detected a slight citrus flavor too. All in all an excellent beer.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Pudelek (5) - - JUN 2, 2015 does not count
Moje pierwsze piwo wędzone i od razu szok, że takie dobre! Po otwarciu czuć zapach ogniska lub bekonu, podobnie jak po pierwszych łykach, towarzyszy nam do końca :) Ogólnie to kapitalne piwo z Bambergu!

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
LordBrew (54) - Ziemnice, POLAND - MAY 24, 2015
UPDATED: MAY 28, 2015 Aromat ogniska, palącego się drewna, bardzo wędzony, lekko goździkowy, ogólnie potężny. Piana słaba jak na weizena, kolor ciemno-brunatny, bardzo zmętnione, kompletnie nieprzejrzyste. Smak - typowe weizenowe smaki ale daleko w tle za smakami wędzonymi. Wysokie wysycenie. Nawet gdzies tam w tle lekka goryczka. Bardzo drożdżowe. Bardzo silne nuty ogniskowe, szynkowe. Bardzo pijalne. Miażdży ryj kilkusetletnią tradycją. Potężne. Wybitne.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
crazy_cat_lady (206) - - MAY 15, 2015
From LCBO. Smells like bacon! Warm light brown with white head. Malty undertone in aroma. Smokey smooth flavour.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
rafael52 (217) - Łódź, POLAND - MAY 13, 2015
Kolor: bursztynowym, zmętniony.
Piana: obfita, drobnopęcherzykowa, zwarta, trwała.
Zapach: dominują aromaty wędzone, na drugim planie banany i goździki, wyczuwalne nuty karmelowe.
Smak: piwo dość rześkie, średnio pełne, wyraźne nuty wędzone, ale obecne są również aromaty pszenicy, goździki, banaty, tak jak w aromacie wyczuwalny karmel, goryczka średnia lekko dymna.
Wysycenie: średnie w kierunku wysokiego.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Bendrixian (1298) - Canadiana, Ontario, CANADA - MAY 12, 2015
Pours a slightly hazy brownish pour with huge head. Tons of bbq and hickory with some bacon and smoke. A bit of fruit pie too. Medium body hickory taste. Decent length. Pretty good.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
cyrenaica (1095) - Milton, Ontario, CANADA - MAY 12, 2015
500ml bottle
5.2% ABV
Milton LCBO Outlet #1 (Milton, Ontario, Canada)
April 2, 2015
The beer poured a reddish-brown with a half inch thin white head. The aroma was baked ham, smoke, and weak floral hops. The mouthfeel was medium to full bodied with average carbonation. The flavour is wheat, smoked wood, and baked ham. Quite good.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
huineman (366) - Madrid, SPAIN - MAY 8, 2015
Pours cloudy amber-golden, almost no head. Simple yet intense aromas: smoke, coal, caramel. Medium body, a little watery. Smoke on the water... I mean on the aftertaste (I had to do it). Simple but nice.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
ametras (691) - Gatineau, Quebec, CANADA - MAY 6, 2015
500ml bottle. Cloudy copper with a frothy off-white head. Flavors are wheat, banana, cherry, citrus, charred wood, smoked ham, salt and pepper with fruity and nutty notes. Light to medium body, soft carbonation, watery texture.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Helsdon (262) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - MAY 4, 2015
I’m going to go about rating this beer different than usual. It’s not about the first sip, which is all salty smoke sausage, it’s about the taste after acclimatizing to the sausage-fest flavour and then enjoying the ride. Once I’m over the sausage-smack to the face, you begin to pick up a nice sweetness that helps balance out the smoke blast, with softer hay malts that undoubtedly is thanks to the unsmoked wheat in this brew. Overall not bad, but not a sipper, commit and enjoy.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Vestergaard (840) - Aarhus C, DENMARK - APR 26, 2015
Bottle @Fermenteam tasting! Thanks to Lukas&Alex! Pours a hazy, Dark brown with a medium sized, off White head. Aroma is really smokey with some fruity notes. Banana, peat, leathery dry, smokey wood. Taste is not as all so smokey, but has sweet wheat fruity notes. Slight caramel, slight leather. A treat indeed! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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