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RATINGS: 46   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.19   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 28   EST. CALORIES: 159   ABV: 5.3%
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This German spelt ale was made with 40% spelt, which is an ancient variety of wheat grown in Southern Bavaria. Aromas of banana, clove, and bubble gum rise from the amber colored, lightly hopped ale. "Prost"". IBU: 28 ABV 5.3%.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
cmonster (962) - Portland, Oregon, USA - MAR 5, 2011
Growler served in a flare pilsner. Pours hazy golden-orange with a large white head. Good retention and lacing. Light clove and banana aromatics. Very german-style. Very nice. Medium sweet, light salty flavor. Light-medium body, creamy texture, good carbonation, and a tongue coating, mildly hopped, dry finish. Nice effort.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
AmEricanbrew (5575) - Same Trailer, Different Park, Louisiana, USA - FEB 9, 2011
UPDATED: FEB 10, 2011 Hazy golden color/ lasting viscous ivory head. Big tart wheat, banana, fruity yeasty, burnt rubber aromas. light bodied. Good tart wheat grain, sweet yeasty banana bread spicy flavors.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
dnstone (2126) - Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - JAN 3, 2011
Banana and clove aroma. Lightly hazy gold-yellow. The banana and clove carry through the flavor with a citrus note.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
BückDich (5464) - McCall, Idaho, USA - DEC 28, 2010
Tap @ Bittercreek: Pours a hazy gold color with a nice light white head. The nose is fresh and light with a husk and spicy snappy wheat note along with some fresh light citrusy hops. The flavor is very estery with bananas and cloves along with light wheat and some husky notes. The spelt adds a light herbal quality that also lightens up the mouthfeel a bit. Nice spin on the Hefe, I like it, sometimes the wheat can make the mouthfeel too big and sappy yet starchy, not sweet.

3.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
TomTiedemann (251) - Levittown, New York, USA - DEC 14, 2010
ok hefe in my book, still searching for the master hefe..bottled and only seasonal. enjoyed at the fairmont olympic

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
anders37 (16225) - Malmö, SWEDEN - NOV 30, 2010
Draft @ Washington Brewers Festival 2010, Kenmore, WA. Pours a hazy orange color with a small off-white head. Has a fruity wheat malty banana aroma with some spicy hints. Fruity spicy wheat malty flavor with some hints of banana. Has a fruity wheat malty spicy banana finish.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
SphinxTX (2876) - Mata Gorda, Texas, USA - NOV 7, 2010
(12oz bottle thanks to blutt59) Pours a very cloudy yellow/orange with a white frothy head. Aroma of banana with notes of citrus and grain. Flavor is very much the same. Mouth feel is medium body, soft, with medium carbonation. Overall, good stuff!

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
zdk9 (183) - Texas, USA - OCT 30, 2010
(12oz bottle thanks to blutt59) Yeasty and lemony aroma. Super cloudy dark yellow color with some good head. Taste is still yeasty and complimented by nice sweetness.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mcberko (5917) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - OCT 3, 2010
On tap at TCBF, pours hazy golden yellow. Aroma and flavour of banana, citrus and wheat. Run-of-the-mill, but solid.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
3fourths (7855) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - SEP 9, 2010
draft. unfiltered cloudy light orange. pale, mild, quiet and transparent throughout. mild wheat, light dusting of clove and banana, some dishsoap and detergent (also mild) with a strange and somewhat unpleasant spice character. medium-light body, lightly lactic.


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