Braudog (5978) - Phoenix, Arizona, USA - NOV 19, 2003
2.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Musky yellow-orange with a good banana aroma. Smooth banana-creme flavors. This isn't as active or carbonated as a classic hefeweizen, but this is an OK version for the suburbanites.
Mora2000 (5927) - McKinney, Texas, USA - FEB 2, 2010
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Sampled on tap at the Humperdinks on Northwest Highway in Dallas.
The beer pours a very hazy, light creamy-yellow with a white head. About what you would expect from a beer of this style. The aroma is bananas and cloves, with the bananas being prominent. The flavor is more of the same with wheat and some other citrus mixed in as well. Medium mouthfeel and carbonation. Decent, but nothing spectacular.
thirdeye11 (5746) - Dallas, Texas, USA - FEB 6, 2010
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
(draught) pours murky yellow, no head. Nose and taste of banana, clove, wheat, cinnamon and other spices. Light to medium bodied with low carbonation.
Sledutah (5745) - Utah, USA - AUG 21, 2010
3.2 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap at The Ram in Boise
Appearance: Hazy straw with a small white head, some lacing
Aroma: Banana esters and yeasty
Taste: Banana esters, wheat with a spicey finish
riversideAK (5738) - Shoreline, Washington, USA - APR 15, 2008
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Fruity esters and cereal in the aroma. Hazy yellow. Flavors of Wheaties, banana, and clove. A little sweet. Pretty fruity.
Cornfield (5570) - Oak Forest, Illinois, USA - DEC 2, 2004
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
UPDATED: JUL 20, 2005 A cloudy, hazy orange drink with a sudsy off-white head, this has a strong banana aroma, complemented by grassiness, a dab of malt, and some spiciness. Very soft in the mouth, this tastes like banana, cloves, a touch of lemon, and light malts. It’s got a very clean finish and makes for a refreshing drink.
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BückDich (5464) - McCall, Idaho, USA - DEC 30, 2003
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Hazy straw tinge with light head and lacing. Aroma is delicate with lots of banana/clove esters and lots of yeast & bubblegum. Clean, watery mouthfeel and a light citrus zest bit. A session wheat for sure, must be drank delicately to really savor the flavors here.
Strykzone (5391) - Wood River, Illinois, USA - AUG 16, 2010
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Sampled at the Indy brewpub. A cloudy beer that has a small white ring. Cloves and banana aromas with some wheat. Flavor is pretty much the same. Some nice malt arrives late. A pleasant and sweet beer that has some decent zing in the feel.
beerguy101 (5319) - Newark, California, USA - OCT 15, 2002
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Light gold color, slightly cloudy. Some banana flavor. Light taste. Good flavor. Finish is crisp. Aftertaste is slightly sweet.
Skyview (5283) - Papoose Jct, Minnesota, USA - JUN 6, 2007
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap at the Big Horn Brewery in Rosemont, IL. Pours a cloudy golden white/yellow brew with a fizzy white head that dissolves to a fine film and foamy ring around the glass. Nice lacing. Aroma of wheat, yeast, banana esters, and a touch of citrus. Taste is medium body, yeast taste throughout the tongue, with a slight orange aftertaste. Finish is slightly dry and more orange peel aftertaste. pretty nice.