Malakin (469) - Victoria, British Columbia, - JUL 13, 2005
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Hazy yellow, mostly banana aroma. Flavour is yeasty banana.
mcberko (8496) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - DEC 22, 2014
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
On tap at Rockfish Grill / Anacortes Brewery, pours a cloudy golden yellow with a small white head. Aroma is authentic for style, with notes of clove, banana and citrus. Flavour is quite nice, with clove, wheat, and banana. Dry, wheaty, and refreshing. Very nice hef.
hayduke (3561) - Eureka, California, USA - MAY 26, 2011
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
On draft at the brewpub. Poured a cloudy yellow to orange color with a small white head Medium body and smooth mouthfeel. Nose of banana and cloves. Flavor is citrus and banana. Classic for the style and quite drinkable.
DuffMan (7540) - the land of bitumen, beef & beer, Alberta, CANADA - SEP 26, 2010
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
GCBF 2010. Cloudy light yellow. Lemon and banana with nice spice and bubblegum. Soft mouthfeel. Very good.
jonas (6019) - Garching b. München, GERMANY - SEP 25, 2010
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
tap at GCBF 2010. Dry wheat spice nose.
Cloudy bright yellow.
Good dry weissbier flavors, hopper than their German counterparts
Medium to light body.
kp (10884) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - NOV 7, 2009
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
UPDATED: NOV 7, 2009
Name: Hefe / Wheat
Date: September 05, 2009
Appearance: hazy yellow, fine white head, streaks of drippy lace
Aroma: sweet banana aroma with light clove
Flavor: wheat flavor, banana sweetness, spicy clove dries it back out, light bitter finish.
Aroma: 5/10; Appearance: 6/10; Flavor: 6/10; Palate: 6/10; Overall: 11/20
Score: ** /4
riversideAK (5738) - Shoreline, Washington, USA - APR 14, 2009
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
On tap at Rockfish Grill. Aromas of banana, wheat, and light lemon notes. Pours a hazy bright yellow orange color. Soft sweetness, wheat malt, light banana and bubble gum notes. Soft citrus crispness in the finish. Kind of thin to me. This struck me as an odd mix between and American Wheat and German Hefe. Nose was better than the flavor.
anders37 (18740) - Malmö, SWEDEN - SEP 21, 2008
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draught @ WABF 2008. Pours a pale yellow color with a small white head. Has a wheaty malty banana aroma. Sweetish wheat malty banana flavor with some citrus hints. Has a slightly sweet wheat malty finish with some yeasty hints.
CapFlu (4719) - Victoria, British Columbia, CANADA - SEP 11, 2008
2.4 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
(Draught) Sampled at the Great Canadian Beer Festival 2008 in Victoria, September 2008. Piss poor average hefeweizen. Mild, tart and boring. 5/2/5/2/10
Angeloregon (2055) - Portland, Oregon, USA - AUG 1, 2008
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
On tap at Porterhouse in Mt. Vernon, WA--Poured a murky, soapy mustard yellow body with no head. Phenolic nose with fruity chewy esters. Nice wheat and yeast play. Medium carbonation and spicy finish. Not bad at all.
BlackDonald (1126) - Gulf Shores, Alabama, USA - JUL 2, 2008
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
UPDATED: JUL 17, 2008 Thought this was a relatively weak take on one of my very favorite styles. Prevalent yeasty aroma, full of banana and clove, more clove than anything, a slight bit of bubblegum. Wheaty maltiness, but not aggressive and upfront, slightly int he background, not quite watery, but weaker than I was looking for.
Re-rate 7/7/08 6/4/5/2/12
Slightly unfiltered, great head retention and lovely lacing. Clean, but somewhat watered down, some spiciness, light honey and clove. Not the best example of the style.