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RATINGS: 523   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.26/5   EST. CALORIES: 90   ABV: 3%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Huguenots may have originated the style as they traveled through France to Flanders, having first mentioned it in the 1600s. During their time, there were said to be seven hundred weissbier breweries in Berlin. Later, in 1809, Napoleon and his troops identified Berliner Weisse as the Champagne of the North. He requested the beer be served w/syrup to cut its extreme level of acidity. Bayrischer Bahnhof’s interpretation is a slightly softer, more mellow version of the “Berliner Weisse” style with a beautiful balance of tartness, fruitness, and sweetness.


2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 8/20
mR_fr0g (8518) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - APR 12, 2016
Bottle shared at level 42 Canary wharf tasting. 5/4/2016. Many thanks to Paul for this one. Pale yellow, straw coloured pour with a loose white head. Aroma is sour are, cardboard, dusty, sour. Flavour is composed of raw grainy, tangy apple, dusty, airy. Palate is grainy and dusty,

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
teorn88 (6039) - Out of the EU, Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 6, 2016
33cl bottle shared at the early April CW tasting, London. Many thanks to Paolo. It pours a clean pale golden color with no head. Aroma is sweet and dusty with plenty of cardboard, dust, lemon and apricots. Taste is also sweet upfront with more lemon and melon notes. Light to medium bodied with good carbonation. Overall, too sweet

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Theydon_Bois (16461) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - APR 5, 2016
Bottle at the level 42 tasting V1.5 05/04/16, thanks to Paulo. Clear pale golden with a moderate off white covering. Nose is musty, pissy lemon, straw, earthy, paper, grain. Taste comprises bitter lemon, grain, papery, yeast, wheat, damp cloth. Medium bodied, fine carbonation, semi drying close with a sweet and sour vibe. Ok for age.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
danfontaine (41) - - MAR 23, 2016
Ar- sweet lemon, cookie dough, bread or biscuit dough- basically lemon bars Ap- cloudy light gold with delicate head. Fl- big tartness, white bread, lemon, hint of sweetness Mf- light to med bodied, nicely carbonated, dry from the tartness Ov- fun beer, don't get these flavors and aromas often, would like a hint more carbonation. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Fin (9356) - Merton, Oxfordshire, England, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - FEB 28, 2016
Bottle courtesy of Thirstybird and very kindly shared with a few Rbeerians at Merton Beer Festival, Saturday 27th February 2016, cheers Rian This pours light lemony pale gold with a white head that swiftly subsided, a slight haze. I know from a big discussion on one of the Forums that some folk were suggesting you cannot detect sour on the nose as it is a flavour indicator, well I say bollocks coz I get a sourness on the nose here it is a fruity, citrussy lighter variant of the vinegar sournessy that sees the nostrils flare and you recoil a touch, it is clean, refreshing and spritzy sourness, and as this is the only way I can describe it this is what I will stick with. These characteristics transfer seamlessly into the flavour department, bit funky also, really refreshing, tart, tangy, a good workout for the tastebuds and a good inbetweener and palate cleanser, more suited for a summers day but I like it regardless. A7 A4 T7 P4 Ov14 3.6

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
harrisoni (16931) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - FEB 27, 2016
Bottle from Thirstybird. Thanks Rian. Clear very pale gold. Sour lemon aroma with a touch of woody funk. Yes some good lemon .good character. But fizzy. Good. Tasty Lemon Sour And Some juiciness

3.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
DandyWolfFloyd (1017) - Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 3, 2016
Aroma - chardonnay like vinous nature Appearance - body is a clean light yellow. Head is white and about 1/2" and fades fast. Taste - tart with a blend of straw, some peach, lime, and champagne yeast. Palate - body is medium, texture is dry and slightly vinous, the carbonation is lively, the finish is mega tart it engulfs the upper front gums with pure pucker. Truly unique!

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
esp0r (2679) - NORWAY - JAN 16, 2016
Bottle from Gulating Strømmen enjoyed at home
Pale yellow, big white head. Smell of yoghurt, lemon, light malts. Light sweet, tart lemon, medium sour, lactic acids, light malts, quite refreshing. Well balanced up

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
tnkw01 (1707) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - DEC 23, 2015
Bottle. Very lightly colored. Almost like clear dishwater and suds like dishwater. Aroma is kind of lemony. Taste is like unsweetened green apples. But it’s still good.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
jake65 (3351) - Meridian, Idaho, USA - DEC 13, 2015
Bottle: Clear light gold color, lots of bubbles and a short lived white head. The nose is fresh and sweet; it smells a bit like sparkling cider. The taste is surprisingly sour up front, a little bit of green apple, and a sour dry finish. There is some dainty fruit in there, but really quite sour. Good think it was 3% abv cause it went down quick.


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