VastActiv (5734) - Oulu/Helsinki, FINLAND - APR 30, 2013
2.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 8/20
Bottle 0.5 from local market. Colour is hazy golden with small white head. Aromas and flavours: Wheat, yeast and banana. Very watery.
laiti (8081) - Helsinki, FINLAND - JAN 26, 2013
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 14/20
50 cl bottle @ home. Rated on 27.02.2010
Aroma has hay, banana esthers and wheaty notes. Flavour is somewhat yeasty with banana esthers, wheat and hints of peaches. Thin and watery of course, but rather good for a leichte weisse.
olio (9370) - Tampere, FINLAND - JAN 16, 2013
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
50 cl bottle.
Originally rated on 20100227.
Pours hazy golden color with a small head. Aroma of yeast, some mild spices and lemony fruits. Flavor of yeast, lemon, some spice notes and some caramel.
RexTalionis (3522) - FINLAND - DEC 25, 2012
2.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottled. Pours goldenbronze in color with a frothy white head. Sweet wheat, banana mostly in aroma. Yeasty with some wheat in taste. Good, but the aroma and flavor doesn’t stand up in comparison with the regular Ayinger hefeweizen. Sligthly sweet in aftertaste.
ration (2138) - Tampere, FINLAND - SEP 1, 2012
2.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
010912. Bottle at home. Pours hazy golden with a high head. Aroma banana, wheat, some hops. Light wheat taste with some citrus. Low bodied.
kevnic2008 (11414) - Baden-Baden, GERMANY - AUG 9, 2012
2.5 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Aroma has hints of banana and grass. Taste starts out smooth with banana notes but hops and citrusy fruitness kicks in fast.
jfb (5567) - Freising, GERMANY - JUL 26, 2012
2.6 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
(bottle) pours a murky dark amber colour with a frothy off-white head. faint aroma of wheat and clove, slightly musty, with hints of powdered sugar and earth. flavour is gently roasted wheat and light clove, with a hint of caramel in the finish. light to medium-bodied with soft carbonation.
EithCubes (5633) - New Jersey, USA - JUL 21, 2012
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Tap am Platzl. Gradient golden rising from brown, had a rocky white head. Sterile wheat nose, thin, lightly sweet taste, citrus very subdued.
MadIndian (2743) - Levittown, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 9, 2012
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Gift from SJ. Very thin body. Nose and taste of wheat, clove, banana and mild citrus. A little too weak for my tastes, but it is a good lawn cutter.
_angst_ (4553) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - MAY 25, 2012
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
500 ml bottle bought @ Ica Maxi Grafiska Vägen. Pours slightly hazy pale golden with a big frothy and fizzy white head that slowly dissipates while leaving some lacing on the glass. Smell is sweet, malty and metallic with white bread, cloves, cilantro, lemon zest, allspice, wheat crackers, wet leaves and hints of banana bread. Taste is sweet, slightly sour, tiny bitter and tiny metallic with bread, lemon juice, cloves, coriander, lemon zest, crackers and hints of overripe banana and pineapple. Mouthfeel is crisp, watery and light bodied. Finish is tiny sweet, tiny sour and tiny bitter with bread, cloves, overripe banana and lemon zest.