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RATINGS: 58   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.23   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 216   ABV: 7.2%
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Volks Weizenbock combines the strong malty component of a bock bier with the tangy, spiciness of the Hefe Weizen. This beer is brewed 1 1/2 times stronger than our Hefe Weizen and is aged commensurately longer for extra smoothness! Volks Weizenbock is "The Peoples Beer"!


1.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 5/20
klk343 (32) - - FEB 7, 2014
UPDATED: MAR 18, 2014 A strong banana aroma and taste which I did not like. A smooth texture and medium body but the banana taste was too overwhelming.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
KChristie87 (12) - Camp Hill, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 7, 2014
A big EH! A lot of people say you can taste banana. Not the best smell. Overall a decent (at best) beer.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Strykzone (4475) - Wood River, Illinois, USA - JAN 23, 2014
Bomber from a trade with jdb288. Dark brown and opaque (after the bottle being rolled.) A beige head is decent. I smell rich sweet malts and berries. The feel is somewhat syrupy. Rich malts are tasted and dominate. Some chocolate that is syrupy. Earth and fruit. There is some bread and a hint of spice. Th syrupy chocolate dominates with fruit in the background and few this and thats. Not great.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
matty (151) - Camp Hill, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 20, 2014
Draft at Camp Hill location. Ruby red/orange color with a finger width white head. Nice lacing down the mug. Aroma is primarily caramel with some cereal. Medium body, more the caramel in the taste with some light hops. Sweet finish. Don't notice the 7+ ABV. One of my favorite beers at ABC. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
snoworsummer (1602) - baltimore, Maryland, USA - JAN 5, 2014
Draft at the brewpub in Gettysburg. Pours hazy medium brown with a thin fizzy off white head. Tastes like malt, cereal, light spice, and a hint of citrus. Light body and low/medium carbonation. Smells like malt, musk, and light alcohol.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
sonnycheeba (3042) - Federal Hill, Baltimore, Maryland, USA - JAN 5, 2014
Tap at Gettysburg brewpub. Pours clear amber/copper with fizzy off-white head. Aroma is cereal and cookie malts, orange peel and other citrus notes, floral hops, and faint spice. Flavor is chewy bready malts, sweet fruit esters, and light alcohol notes; semisweet finish that gradually dries out. Medium body and carbonation.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BillKismet (3290) - Seattle, Washington, USA - DEC 19, 2013
Beautiful preserved amber color with brownish flair and a frost covering. The nose is a sweet concoction of mild clove phenols and wheat. Full, wheaty body, rather sweet, but the moderate cloviness helps moderate this. A thoroughly solid weizenbock.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Beerathon (945) - Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 8, 2013
Murky light brown with creamy head. Mouth feel is think and smooth. ABV is well hidden.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
AirForceHops (2711) - Epping, New Hampshire, USA - AUG 4, 2013
22 oz. bottle. Dark brown color, very little head or retention. Nose is real similar to caramel covered banana’s. The flavor is sweet and malty with a banana nut bread type flavor. Also some assertive fruitiness that has notes of apples and clove. Medium-bodied, with medium carbonation and some Earthy malt tones. Yeah… not bad at all yet somehow forgettable.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
bhensonb (10342) - Woodland, California, USA - MAY 7, 2013
Bottle shared by irishboy. Pours hazy, dark, slightly ruddy, amber. Aroma suggests old/aged malt with light fruits. Med body. Flavor is malty,fruity, esters, with a suggestion of wood. Just less than dry, but neither too sweet or too bitter.


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