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Cavalier Weizen

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Brewed by Cavalier Beer
Style: German Hefeweizen
Brunswick, Vic, Australia
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RATINGS: 10   MEAN: 3.41/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.14   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Classic Bavarian hefeweizen. Precise fermentation results in a heady mix of banana and subtle bubblegum aromas. Backed up by a soft, bready, slightly sweet malt flavour that only the finest German malts can produce. A fine dusting from the yeast still in suspension from the fermentation adds a slight tartness, resulting in a very refreshing beer.


3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ShaneJ (552) - AUSTRALIA - DEC 20, 2013
Bottle from Slowbeer. Cloudy pale golden, big frothy head, nice lacing, really pleasant banana, clove, bready aroma and flavours, mild bitterness, creamy texture. A really good Hef.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
LesArgen (211) - AUSTRALIA - OCT 7, 2013
Pours like a bud light with a mad head transplanted onto it. The aroma is a nice, complex melange of cloves, banana, strawberry, pepper and apples. The banana dominates more clearly on the tongue with a good deal of refreshing citrus, some cloves and pepper. It has a nice creamy texture and good length. Bravo.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
M_Jager (106) - AUSTRALIA - AUG 9, 2012
Not a big fan of this style of beer at the best of times but this wasnít a bad effort. Over carbonated leaving a ridiculously large head. I prefer their pale ale.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
maneliquor (3171) - Perth, AUSTRALIA - AUG 5, 2012
Bottle from Mane Liquor. Great colour - cloudy yellow with a lacey white head. Nose is banana , cloves, coriander. Spicey taste with herbal finish and light banana and cloves. Nicely done for a style Iím not usually keen on

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
mkel07 (3566) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - MAR 2, 2012
330ml bottle. This beer is all foam initially from the second that you pour it into the glass. The foam slowly settles to give way to a hazy light golden colour. Lots of sweet banana aromas fill the nose while the fllavour is a bit light on. Finishes clean in the mouth.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Davros (1994) - Melbourne, AUSTRALIA - NOV 23, 2011
Pours murky amber with a large, lasting head. Nose shows doughy wheat, lemons, clove. Pretty standard for the style. Same story with the flavours, doughy wheat, cloves. However a vegetal and grainy character becomes apparent in the finish. Carbonation is too high.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
gam (3287) - brisbane, AUSTRALIA - AUG 1, 2011
Good pour big white head strong carbonation orange gold pour aromas banana coriander banana great on the nose clove yeast candy note flavour green banana clove smooth but bright tasting coriander mild medium bitter medium very good crispness orange peel bitter yeast gives out a light creaminess even vanilla finish bright spicy yeast aftertaste hoppy bitter fruit very likeable weizen

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
hawthorne00 (2483) - Melbourne, AUSTRALIA - JUN 8, 2011
Bottle. Hazy copper with a white head that needs a little encouragement to reach two inches. Wheaty aroma with lemon, cloves, banana, apple. Taste is a mixture of sweet and sour with a real wheaty/ lemony tang followed by mild but vibrant spices. Best non-German bottled hefe Iíve had by some distance. Very pricey but really good.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Jade (409) - AUSTRALIA - MAY 28, 2011
Unusual aroma for a weizen. Iím usually overwhelmed by the wheat, but this has serious honey overtones. Nice, curt flavour, a little sour, quite filling. Nice.

4.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
alphilp (3) - AUSTRALIA - APR 10, 2011 does not count
One of the best beers Iíve had. A true wheat beer with truly unique and rich flavours. You must try this beer!


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