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Backpocket Pennywhistle

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RATINGS: 30   MEAN: 3.01/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.97   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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Our Bavarian Weizen is a light and refreshing German style wheat beer. Its cloudy appearance and spicy flavor can be attributed to the Old World yeast used to make it.
Note: Formerly Einfach Weizen.


2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
SrSilligoose (3132) - pouring bus, New Brunswick, CANADA - APR 12, 2014
Cred thruster hooked up by Pepsican which is very chill if youre askin. Sweet banana dough. Bit muddled, dirty hefeweizen yeast. bit too sweet. Okay.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Headbanger (3005) - Aurora, Illinois, USA - APR 5, 2014
12oz bottle 9/28/13 (Hy-Vee Cedar Rapids)-Pours a murky orange with a decent white head. Aroma of banana, clove, coriander, and wheat. Taste of the same. This light bodied brew was not too shabby for a Hefe.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
ajnepple (1676) - Clear Creek, Colorado, USA - MAR 27, 2014
On tap at the brewery. Pale orange and hazy with a white head. Aroma of wheat malts, clove, spices, herbs, cinnamon and banana. Similar flavor, mild bready malt sweetness and a light fruitiness. Average body, crisp with carbonation and a refreshing finish.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
strongpieman (1390) - Mount Airy, Maryland, USA - MAR 15, 2014
Bottle. Clear gold with very light head. Slightly musty aroma, very strong carbonation, some banana. Just okay.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
TheHOFF43 (1674) - Robbinsdale, Minnesota, USA - FEB 11, 2014
Bottle. Pours a hazy yellow with white head. Aroma is as expected: banana, clove, spices. Flavor is similar to aroma but stronger, better. Not bad.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
BeerandBlues2 (9097) - Hanover, Maryland, USA - JAN 27, 2014
Bottle at home. Pours clear and effervescent gold with a large, fizzy white head, short retention with no lacing. Aroma is banana, spicy and earthy wheat and biscuit malt, and light pear esters with no hop character. Flavor is lightly tart earthy and spicy wheat malt, banana and pear esters, light clove notes, faint earthy hops and bitterness with a dry finish. Medium-light body and heavy carbonation.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
brewcrew2002 (83) - USA - DEC 29, 2013
Wonderful beer, it is a smooth drinking beer. Back pocket is just around the corner from me!

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
BVery (5616) - Burnsville, Minnesota, USA - NOV 10, 2013
Bottle. Hazy dirty golden pour with a white head. Aroma of ripe banana, mild clove. Fuller crisp palate and the flavors come out more than in the aroma. Solid beer.

2.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 12/20
djroehler (290) - Minnesota, USA - OCT 28, 2013
Bottle. Pour is cloudy orange with a white head that quickly dissipates. Aroma is orange and yeast, toasty, crisp lemon. Taste is crisp citrus, light grain, some yeast. Light carbonation and body.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
rosenbergh (6105) - Helsinki, FINLAND - SEP 11, 2013
12 fl oz bottle. From Iowa. Thanks John M.
Hazy yellow golden colour with an average sized white head. Mild yeast and citrus in the aroma. The flavour is wheat, mild yeast, citrus and some spices. I guess this is somewhere between Hefeweizen and Wheat Ale. Not bad.


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