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RATINGS: 189   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.1/5   IBU: 15   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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A true German-style hefeweizen made with 45% malted wheat, unmalted wheat, Munich malt and 2-row barley. The yeast is a southern German style strain. The flavor profile includes clove and banana undertones. This beer is unfiltered and slightly phenolic. The hop additions are all traditional Hallertauer hops.


1.4
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 5/20
foduck (330) - Denton, Texas, USA - DEC 28, 2002
UPDATED: JUN 19, 2003 This beer has the right mouthfeel but the wrong flavor. Some wheat, more banana than clove, unpleasant at first. Dry finish. Drinkable but boring. Every micro and brewpub makes one of these, few get it right. Feels a little stronger than most wheats im used to. Dallas Greenville Avenue location. Re-rate 6/19/03: Awful flavor and aroma. Smells like a toilet. Something is really wrong with this. Maybe it was old. This stuff was BAD.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Nuffield (4049) - Roseville, Minnesota, USA - NOV 9, 2002
Very mild aroma--a slight candy hint to it. Hazy yellow, thin head remains, everything as it should appear, but that’s more than can be said for its flavor. Laffy taffy flavor, cherry and grape, and a bit of artificial watermelon. Nothing spicy in it. (on tap at Greenville Ave., Dallas location)

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Ernest (7283) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - NOV 4, 2002
UPDATED: MAR 27, 2003 Draught. Body is hazy light yellow. Aroma is lightly malty (toasted grain), with a note of banana, light not of clove. Flavor is moderately sweet, lightly acidic. Finish is lightly sweet, lightly acidic. Light to medium body, watery texture, lively carbonation. Too sweet, and overall just going through the motions, but passable.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Aubrey (3509) - Bellingham, Washington, USA - OCT 27, 2002
Big banana/clove aroma with sugary sweet malt flavors. Though, malt seemed a little thin. Some bitterness in the finish, but hops were very subdued. A little too light-bodied, but otherwise pretty tasty.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
beerguy101 (5356) - Newark, California, USA - OCT 15, 2002
Light gold color, slightly cloudy. Some banana flavor. Light taste. Good flavor. Finish is crisp. Aftertaste is slightly sweet.

3.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
BillKismet (3811) - Seattle, Washington, USA - AUG 11, 2002
From first glance, that this beer is not an American style hefe is evident. Subtle aroma, but full flavored and a little on the heavy side for a hefe. The body has a slight woody component with the noticeable presence of bananas which adds a delightful component to this beer. An excellently balanced hefeweizen and one that I highly recommend.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
Andrew196 (1400) - Katy, Texas, USA - MAY 25, 2002
The beer looked great in the glass, even smelled like a true hefe, but the banana came across as fruity, almost candylike, cotton candy? Average brew.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
MikeF (538) - Cleveland, Ohio, USA - APR 6, 2002
I was very impressed by this brew. The banana addition is really great.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
fishman (350) - Philadelphia, USA - JUL 4, 2001
I had this at The Ram brew/pub in Seattle. It is a most excellent hefeweizen. Very well colored, clean taste. Worth a try, I could drink it all night.


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