Serve in Weizen


on tap

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RATINGS: 146   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.11   EST. CALORIES: 159   ABV: 5.3%
Also sold in British Supermarkets Co-op, Somerfield and Waitrose as their own brand Wheat Beers.

Labeled as Bavarian Wheat Beer in US

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Lowenbrau (2714) - Asturias, Oviedo, SPAIN - MAY 16, 2012
500ml bottle. Average weissbier, lacking some more flavour. Pale gold, hazy, cereal aromas. Medium body and average carbonation. Short finish.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
BlackHaddock (5091) - Shropshire, ENGLAND - MAY 9, 2012
From the UK Aldi chain: Arcobrau Weissbier Hell. 500ml bottle, best before 1st March 2013: poured into a Franziskaner Weissbier glass 9th May 2012. Looks every bit the ideal hefeweizen: cloudy with a deep, full white head: mid-range orange/lemon hue to the colour, just like the best of this style. Wheat aroma with mild traces of vanilla and banana: I prefer fuller smells in this style of beer. Refeshing but lacking in flavour: the first sip told me this was a cheap option. Weak body and taste: below average in all aspects bar the looks.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Martin243 (921) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - APR 27, 2012
500 ml bottle served cold in a chalice. Pours a murky dark yellow with a large off white head. Absolutely typical weissbier aroma and flavour - bananas, cloves and bubble gum. Creamy mouth feel. Distinguished by a slightly drier, spicier finish than some other weissbiers I’ve had. Nice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
ralphdot (1009) - Billingham, Durham, ENGLAND - APR 25, 2012
5.3% cloudy cold colour with a good head, slightly smoky banana aroma and a classic wheat beer taste.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
joergen (23987) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - FEB 25, 2012
Bottle at yespr. Hazy golden coloured with a small white head. Fruity aroma of caramel and bananas with notes of spices. Fruity flavour of bananas and spices. Spicy finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Pinball (11589) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - FEB 23, 2012
cloudy yellow, small smooth white head. yeasty aroma , ripe fruits but not that sweet. flavor is bitter ripe fruits, yeast, spices, quite drinkable.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Maria (10190) - Thisted, DENMARK - FEB 23, 2012
It’s unclear golden with a huge, creamy, white head. The aroma is mild but with distinct notes of banana, yeast and wheat. The sweet flavor is packed with banana notes - yummi, I also find yeast and wheat. It’s both mild and very full-bodied at the same time. The finish is slightly dry and spicy.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Ungstrup (30977) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - FEB 23, 2012
Bottled. An unclear dark golden beer with an off-white head. The aroma has notes of over ripe bananas, wheat, and a bit of malt. The flavor is sweet with notes of wheat, oranges, and bananas, leading to a dry wheaty finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
yespr (36246) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - FEB 23, 2012
50 cL bottle from Wairose. Pours hazy yellow with a small white head. Aroma is fruity, estery, banana and light wheaty. Medium dry, estery and light banana fruity. Dry and estery.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Papsoe (25072) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - FEB 23, 2012
Bottle 50 cl. Courtesy of yespr. Comeas as: "Waitrose Bavarian Weissbier". Pours a cloudy golden with an off-white head. Sweet banana and cloves in the nose. Medium body, smooth mouthfeel, a little overripe fruit and no bitterness. 230212

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