RateBeer
overall
11
3
style
Brewed by Erdinger Weissbräu
Style: German Hefeweizen
Erding, Germany
Serve in Weizen

bottled
common

on tap
common

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 280   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.4   EST. CALORIES: 141   ABV: 4.7%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Erdinger Champ is the ideal lifestyle wheat beer: it’s brewed in such a way that it can be drunk straight from the bottle, but without compromising Erdinger’s legendary flavor and high quality standards. The 0.33-liter longneck bottle with its unique opening mechanism emphasizes the lifestyle character of the new beer. In addition to its twist-open cap, the innovative bottle also features an integrated opener on the bottom for extra convenience. Simply place one Erdinger Champ on top of another to twist open the bottom bottle. As you can see, it’s always best to order two bottles and enjoy Erdinger Champ in company! With its fine yeast, Erdinger Champ has the character of a classic Bavarian wheat beer. The yeast gives the beer is natural, slightly cloudy appearance. Erdinger Champ - pure wheat beer enjoyment straight from the bottle.


3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ronaldtheriot (1337) - Laplace, Louisiana, USA - MAR 11, 2014
Erdinger Champ has a thin, off-white, fizzy head, a hazy, yellow-orange appearance, which hazes up even more when the bottom of the bottle is swished and poured in, lots of bubble streams and clinging bubbles, and pretty much no lacing left behind. The aroma is sweet and bready. The flavor is of sweetness, yeasty bread, a hint of banana, a hint of coriander, and some tap water. Mouthfeel is light and watery, and Erdinger Champ finishes semi-dry, refreshing, and delicious. RJT

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Aggie80 (785) - Michigan, USA - FEB 14, 2003
Reasonable head, no lace, cloudy as one would expect from a weissbier. Very subtle spice flavors, was more like an American Lager than a wheat beer.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
uhre (384) - DENMARK - AUG 24, 2008
Aroma of yeast, and flowers. Flavor of blowers with a bit of lemon and yeast. The beer has a huge head too.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
fellebag (912) - Oslo, NORWAY - OCT 11, 2012
Bottle 33cl. Pours a foamy white head. Citric aroma. Lemon. Elderberry. Bread and wheat(!) for the taste. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
stefannilssons (1496) - SWEDEN - NOV 13, 2012
Det bör tilläggas att klockan var ganska mycket när jag drack denna och det hade varit ett gäng andra öl innan denna. Men i stort var det en okej öl, smaken hade inslag av jäst, citrus och kanske lite banan. Dessvärre var den lite för liten i kroppen och balansen var obefintlig.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jmagnus87 (2732) - Rockford, Illinois, USA - JAN 3, 2014
Bottle poured into a shaker. Pours an almost-clear dark gold with minimal head. Aroma of wheat with some clove and a little doughy yeast. Taste is light sweet and reflects the aroma. Light bodied with a thin texture. Lively carbonation and an abrupt finish. Overall, not bad. Enjoyable but nothing to seek out.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
auderale (605) - Minot, North Dakota, USA - NOV 26, 2005
Hazy golden color, light wheaty aroma, a little sweet taste to it. Decent, not great. Cool bottle....

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
lumpsowers (287) - Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA - JUN 18, 2009
Cloudy straw, medium head, nice lacing. Bready citrus aroma. Fizzy, not as sweet as the aroma. With little sourness, very light, with hints of cinnamon and banana. Not bad, a little weak though.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
burg326 (3883) - Florida, USA - AUG 9, 2012
12 ounce bottle pours a cloudy yellow aroms of light yeast, wheat, light banana, and some light citrus. Flavors are the same, bottle was pretty cool with the twist off bottom opener. Decent beer, light and refreshing.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
markoijelena (693) - Belgrade, SERBIA - DEC 2, 2014
Bottle 0.33l at Erdinger stand Horeca Expo Ghent Belgium 2014.Bartender told me drink directly from the bottle.Taste is something between pilsner and weissbier, it seems like cheaper version of weissbier.Interesting all together.


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page  1  2  3 4 5 » 28


Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2014,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50