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RATINGS: 267   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.84/5   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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Traditional Hefeweizen from Germany usually taste like cardboard because by the time you drink them, they’re not fresh anymore. Chuck brews Heinnieweisse with Bavarian yeast and a 67% wheat grist approximately 5000 miles closer to your mouth than Germany giving it a rich, fully fresh palate. Pour it and see the wheat cloudiness, smell the notes of estery aroma. At 4.9 % abv you’ll taste the effervescent, sweet yet tart freshness that no farty old German can boast. And what does an Alien have to do with any of this? Ever notice how a hop looks like an Alien’s head? Look again.


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2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
Brew42 (62) - - JUL 19, 2013
Pretty decent beer. A-Pours cloudy golden yellow with a white head that hangs around for a while Smell-Smells spicy and citrusy Taste-Spicy up front. CLove and coriander and a hint of citrus. MF-Not really worth noting. O-I thought it was a decent beer over all. Good flavor and it a nice beer to sip on a hot day.


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
tmongoose (2217) - Louisville, Kentucky, USA - AUG 4, 2016
can to glass that poured a slightly cloudy yellow with longer lasting white head. wheat, clove, banana and straw in the nose. the flavor is more of the same, some spicy wheat, clove and banana a typical weisse bier. nothing really outstanding just a decent overall flavor and drinkable.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
PanMarek (241) - Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 3, 2016
Wheat and bready malt in the nose and maybe a little musty fruit. Dark golden, slightly cloudy pour. Wheat and malt dominate the taste with some faint fruity notes. Light body with active fizz. Slightly watery with a dry finish.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
Patrickctenchi (6014) - Cox’s Knob, columbus, Indiana, USA - JUL 1, 2016
Can: Hazed golden-yellow with a frothy white head. Tangy, orange-banana, wheat aroma. Taste is banana, wheat malt, clove, orange... Very nice.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
shrubber85 (10661) - Greenville, Indiana, USA - JUN 17, 2016
Can. Orange, banana, clove, wheat malt and straw aroma. Cloudy golden yellow with large white head. Moderately sweet banana, clove, wheat malt, and mildly bitter straw flavor. Nice body. Very solid Hefeweizen.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Pumpkin87 (231) - - APR 22, 2016
Pours a cloudy orange-yellow with medium foaming white head that rises and falls quickly, leaving some lacing. Lovely aroma of esters, mild lemon, cloves and peach. Initial taste does not deliver much of that, but grass and coriander assert themselves along with minor banana note. Aside from mild tartness, there doesn’t seem to be much happening. That changes as it warms and some of the notes from the nose make their way to the palate, and the mouthfeel develops the gentle frothiness promised by the first surge of the head. The mixed profile, a bit heffeweis, a bit saison, means the taste isn’t strongly any one thing. But the good nose and feel make this a very nice choice.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Viper666 (3271) - Richelieu, Quebec, CANADA - MAR 6, 2016
Où, Quand, Comment : Canette, dégustée au Mondial de la Bière 2007.
Visuel : Couleur : dorée. Apparence : légèrement voilée.
Arôme : Levures fruitées (bonbon aux bananes, agrumes), pain, blé, notes de houblon herbeux.
Goût : Entrée de bouche : Goût de levures fruitées (agrumes, moyen de bananes) avec des notes épicées (clou de girofle, coriandre). Un support de blé est également présent avec des notes de pain et de houblon herbeux.
En bouche : Corps : moyen. Effervescence : moyen. Texture : notes crémeuses et aqueuses. Finale : moyenne, très légèrement amère de levures fruitées.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
TaktikMTL (7034) - Montréal, Quebec, CANADA - FEB 2, 2016
Canette de 12 oz achetée chez Bark’s Cave (Plattsburgh, NY) au coût de 1,35$. Arôme: Légère odeur de céréales et de fromage. Apparence: La couleur est orange légèrement voilée avec une très faible densité de bulle. Présence d’un moyen col mousseux et d’une fine dentelle sur le verre. Saveur: Léger goût d’oranges et de bananes. Durée moyenne de l’arrière goût. Palette: Le corps est moyen avec une texture légèrement aqueuse. Moyenne effervescence en bouche. Légère présence d’oranges en arrière goût. (Rating #6719)

2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
bth122 (1496) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 11, 2016
Can. Pours a cloudy tan color with a fast diminishing head. Head fizzled to nothing actually. Aroma is kind of clove like. Watery with some sugars and malts Kind of flat. Light bodied. Not a very good hefe. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jsmerig (1489) - Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 7, 2016
Pours a cloudy orange yellow. Aroma is light and lemony. Taste is lightly sweet with a light tart finish. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
ByTheirLimpin (277) - New York, USA - DEC 29, 2015
A favorite daily drinker I have neglected tacking up for way too long. Poured from the can straight to the mason jar. Mason jar..??? Yup...favorite utensil for a daily drinker. A fun tasty and fresh weisse...And it’s portable too...clouded straw. The nose had a quick hit of banana, the big swallow after follows with a yeasty citrus wheat sweetness. Yeah.


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