Brewed by Brauerei Aying
Style: Weizen Bock
Aying, Germany


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RATINGS: 604   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.73/5   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 213   ABV: 7.1%
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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
corby112 (2689) - philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 14, 2009
Pours a hazy golden yellowish orange color with golden ripe banana yellow hues when held to a light source and a lot of visible carbonation bubbling up. Two finger frothy white head that quickly fizzles into a lasting cap. A lot lighter colored than I expected. Yeasty aroma with hints of fresh bread, crisp light fruit, citrus peel and subtle zesty spice. Hints of ripe banana, apple, lemon peel, zest peppery spice and subtle clove. Slightly earth and funky. Fuller end of medium bod with a lot of smooth bread yeast. This gives the beer a lot of it’s full body and contributes wonderfully to the flavor. Lots of zesty, peppery spice and crisp citrus fruit are very well integrated making this beer extremely flavorful and quite complex. Plenty of ripe banana along with hints of apple, lemon zest, pepper, clove and citrus lemon peel. All of these flavors are extremely well balanced with no one flavor overpowering the other and the ABV is excellently masked making this beer extremely quaffable. Highly recommended for German wheat beer fans or anyone really. Excellent!

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Travlr (17657) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - JAN 19, 2010
Bottle courtesy of Chris & Dennis, thank you gentlemen. Hazy orange color with a fluffy white head that settles quickly to leave good lacing. Aroma of licorice, bubblegum and grapefruit. Flavor also has banana and decent malts. Great example of the style.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
RollinHard (1024) - Fort Worth, Texas, USA - FEB 9, 2010
Pours cloudy tan with a fluffy white head. Aroma is very nice and balanced with sweet malt, cinnamon, gingerbread, cloves, grass, hay, wheat, caramel, and banana is nicely in the background. Tastes follows suit with Sweet bread dough malt, sweet potato, caramel, cloves, grass, ginger, and plenty of pungent (rather than fruity) yeast qualities. Finishes earthy and gentle, like a sweet sourdough bread. Not heavy, but not light, high carbonation without being irritating, and effortless to drink. As big and well-made as Aventinus, but with a lighter colored beer. Hell yes!!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Crafty07 (404) - Florence, Kentucky, USA - FEB 21, 2010
Ayinger does an incredible job with this aromatic, sweet, bock. I agree with the last reviewer that it seems more weizen than bock but it’s a wonderful winter ale that is smooth and doesnt’ show it’s 7% strength. Excellent brew!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
CJfromPhilly (140) - Aston, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 21, 2011
Pours from the 16.9 oz. bottle a cloudy, hazy yellow with a giant 2 1/2 finger head that stays for quite a while. Very active carbonation...tons and tons of bubbles rising in the murky haze. Aroma is of banana , lemon, and perhaps a little orange, with a hint of spice (coriander?) as well. 1st sip is an amazingly delicious blend of the banana and citrus, with a soft, sweet, almost candy-like undertone. The classic wheat malt crispness shines through. Mouthfeel is soft and full with a nice sparkle from the carbonation. Drinkability is almost TOO good for a beer with that packs a 7.1% abv punch. These would be such a treat on a hot summer day, although it hits the spot here in January, too. Overall, a very tasty and satisfying beer! I’ll be picking up more of this soon and letting some age for summertime!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
wlajwl (4923) - Quad Cities, Iowa, USA - FEB 1, 2011
Not really groundbreaking among weizenbocks but still a great German beer in its own right with that just right funky yeast flavor.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
ThaJuggernaut (309) - Washington, USA - APR 8, 2011
Looove me some ayinger. This has a nice sweet taste to it. Great overall beer

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
poisoneddwarf (2021) - Rathdrum, Idaho, USA - OCT 26, 2011
16.9 oz bottle. Pours a cloudy cantaloupe hue with a large off-white pillowy head with great retention. Aroma is nice and clovey, banana-ey (yeah, I said banana-ey). Taste is sweet and spicy; refreshing. Highly carbonated with a nice creamy mouthfeel. Very nice weizen bock, a style that’s fast becoming one of my favorites.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
falco242 (354) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - JAN 22, 2012
UPDATED: MAR 20, 2014 Delicious wheat aroma and full wheat flavor with citrus notes. Great aftertaste that leaves you wanting. Not dark for a bock but gives a nice full sweet caramel taste and is a great transition beer from winter to spring.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Idiosynkrasie (5319) - Bielefeld, GERMANY - MAR 14, 2012
330ml bottle. Hazy almost glowing yellow to orange with small creamy white head. Intense fruit aroma, apple, banana, a dry note, pepper and other spices. Taste has lots of fruit, apple, pear, banana, a hot spicy finish. Full body, soft and creamy. Top!

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