Champion No Retreat Wheat
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RATINGS: 3   MEAN: 2.77/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.76   IBU: 12   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
A refreshing Bavarian Hefeweizen. Made with malted wheat, pale malt and the oldest yeast strain in the world. This traditional ale has bready, banana flavors and spicy clove aromas.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
obguthr (4769) - Staunton, Virginia, USA - MAY 26, 2014
Draft: Strong garlic aroma, lemon also present. Cloudy golden, headless. Bready lemon, very light banana. Stale malt. Thin mouthfeel. A swing and a miss. The local water must not be ideal for weizen beers. It’s the one style that is particularly weak in my area, much to my chagrin.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Emeister84 (1642) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - JAN 12, 2013
Banana, clove, and pear on the nose. Hazy, pale gold, with white head, low retention. Tastes moderately sweet, with a light tartness, and an even lighter bitterness. Light-medium bodied, fluffy carbonation, finishes dry and bready. Not a bad Bavarian-style wheat, but I’m used to a bit more noble hop character coming through.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Drake (10841) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - NOV 23, 2012
Draft at the brewery. Pours a hazy straw-lemon color with a medium sized head. Decent head retention. Aroma of dry wheat, dry citrus and a sweet finish. The taste is wheat, big citrus notes mild spice and mild herbal hops. Medium bodied.

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