Brewed by Crailsheimer Engelbräu
Style: Dunkelweizen
Crailsheim, Germany
Serve in Stein, Weizen


on tap


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RATINGS: 58   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.95/5   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Kosmokrator (800) - - JUL 16, 2012
UPDATED: NOV 21, 2015 Alla spina. Torbido color castagna con un cappello piuttosto spesso di schiuma beige. Aroma di frutta fresca piuttosto stucchevole, quasi sciropposo; gusto dolciastro con note di banana troppo matura e un lievissimo accenno amarognolo di cacao; di corpo lieve e poco effervescente.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
mike_77 (4927) - Breda, NETHERLANDS - MAY 17, 2015
Cloudy orangey brown colour. Aroma has some biscuity malt and banana. Flavour has banana sweetness and a mild, yeasty aftertaste.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Calisky (2379) - ALSACE, FRANCE - APR 8, 2015
Couleur ambrée un peu trouble, petite mousse beige. Fort nez fruité banane avec note caramel et petite levures. Gout malté fruité (banane, fruits noirs) avec notes de levures et caramel. Corps un peu leger. Fin légère fruitée

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
oh6gdx (24430) - Vasa, FINLAND - JAN 29, 2015
Bottled. Brownish amber colour with a small beigeish brown head. Aroma is chocolate, wheat, toasted malts, soem toffee and yeast. Flavour is caramel, some toffee, yeast, mild bananas as well as some mild toasted notes.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
Alengrin (4148) - BELGIUM - JAN 17, 2015
Dunkelweizen from Baden-Württemberg, from a stubby 50 cl bottle with screw cap, perhaps inspired by similar experiments in the wine world. I pour this in a Maisel’s Hefeweizen ’vase’, in which it looks already majestic... Thick and dense, egg-white, frothy head as usual in this style, colour mahogany (orangey brownish) with yellowish edges, fully cloudy with a great deal of sparkling, almost like a sparkling wine. Aroma of red apple, banana, cookies, brown bread, cloves, ’speculoos’, cinnamon, gingerbread, chestnuts, sourish wheat coming through nicely. Fruity taste, restrainedly sweet, some banana, peach and passion fruit hints, wheaty sourness piercing through with very refreshing effect; soft and smooth mouthfeel, a bit powdery and fluffy as usual in this style, caramelly and somewhat nutty malt sweetishness in the middle, retronasal spiciness from the yeast (cloves) and finishing in a play of sweet, sour and bitter, all in a subtle way and working well together, but the sourishness lasts the longest; texture-wise, one could argue the finish is perhaps a bit thin and on the watery side. Though not Bavarian and not the most tasty Dunkelweizen I ever had, this is a perfectly acceptable, well-made and well-balanced example of the style (a style I prefer over the closely related Belgian witbiers), highly drinkable and very quenching. As a consequence, I don’t quite understand the averagely low ratings here...

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jaghana (5285) - Strasbourg (Alsace), FRANCE - JUL 22, 2014
Bottle 50cl, a cloudy amber brown beer with medium head. Nose is low on fruit yeast and with light toasted cereals. Aroma is on caramel, less malty, medium fruit notes, bread touch, bit watery, easy drinkable, finish is on pineapple and lemon, bit disappointed.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
NordicV (1769) - Malmö, Sweden, SWEDEN - APR 27, 2014
Brun, lätt dimmig öl med ett kraftigt skum. Doft av jäst, säd och lätt kryddighet. Ganska lätt i smaken med jäst, skumbanan och lätt kryddighet.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Beerhunter111 (14701) - Hasborn, GERMANY - FEB 14, 2014
Ins Glas ergießt sich ein trübes braunes Bier mit schöner Schaumkrone. Geruch hefig, röstmalzig, leicht fruchtig würzig. Geschmack hefig, leicht würzig, leicht fruchtig.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
PapaVillum (823) - Valby, DENMARK - JAN 7, 2014
0,5 l, flaske, 5,5 % ABV, købt i Føtex på Østerbro, 7. januar 2014. Ufiltreret mørk karamelfarvet Hvedeøl Dunkel med flot offwhite skumkrone på 4 cm (ophældt i et alm. ølglas og ikke et hvede-). Duft af malte. Der indledes med en umiddelbar syrlig og let smag, som går over i en blanding af sødme og bitterhed med en overvægt på det første. Afslutningen er let bitter. Fin mundfølelse med et normalt middel kulsyreindhold. Udmærket mørk hvedeøl, men også lidt anonym. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
hawanna (2992) - Freising, GERMANY - OCT 28, 2013
0,5 l bottle BB 03. May 2014 dough / yeast, cereal, herbs, banana, clove, caramel, brown, cloudy, frothy, tan foam, medium sweetness, lightly sour, medium body, creamy, average-lively carbonation,

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
AtronSeige (1143) - Johannesburg, SOUTH AFRICA - JUN 30, 2013
Aroma: Sweet, roast, grain, dark malt, fruity, banana, clove, banana bread crust! Appearance: Light brown, hazy. Large, creamy, long lasting, off-white head Taste: Sweet malt, grain, lemon, crisp dry finish, banana, clove, spice. Palate: Medium-light bodied, high carbonation, slight bite. Overall: Very good beer! This is a great summer beer. It is one of my favourite beers! I will drink this in VAST quantities! 500ml bottle, poured, yeast stirred up.

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