Brewed by Erdinger Weissbräu
Style: German Hefeweizen
Erding, Germany
Serve in Weizen


on tap

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RATINGS: 2303   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.13/5   EST. CALORIES: 159   ABV: 5.3%
The Premium Weissbier at the top of its class. Not only in the context of the Erdinger assortment Erdinger Weissbier with fine yeast applies undisputed as the classical authors, as the white beer absolutely. It is brewed with fine yeast after a delivered prescription and naturally strictly after the Bavarian purity requirement. Today still without the traditional bottle fermentation one does not do here: Three to four weeks it lasts, until the Erdinger Weissbier with fine yeast matured. For the production only finest raw materials are used. Experience of many years and constant quality controls guarantee beyond that the unmistakable taste. A Weissbier for all, those the unforgettable good taste love.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
hauxe (373) - Butzbach, GERMANY - JUL 7, 2016
Pours hazy light orange from the bottle. The huge crown soon collapses. I generally like the aroma of a good Weizen, but not this one. The traditional yeasty and wheat malt notes are present, but subdued, and there are hints of both bubblegum and something rotting. Taste is sweet, with lemon and banana notes, but this feels artificial and uninspired. Lacks a crisp finish or anything in the way of nuance. The sweetness is syrupy. The effort is further marred by occasional watery notes on the palate. A poor cousin to the much better Weizen brew by the same brewery: the Urweisse.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
cagdascakman (10) - bolu, TURKEY - JUL 6, 2016

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
sharkydodson (1129) - St. Petersburg, RUSSIA - JUN 29, 2016
the aroma is not bright, fruity, with hints of yeast, banana and some spices... the taste of wheat malt and banana with notes of yeast, apple and spices... sweet and dry aftertaste...

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Alex60 (182) - - JUN 29, 2016
Bouteille 50 cl - restaurant st jean d’arves, couleur or blé, fines bulles très pétillantes, mousse blanche persistante,odeur sur les céréales, le houblon, goût sur les céréales, les fruits jaunes, amertume légére, très désaltérante

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
PotjeBier (2651) - Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - JUN 29, 2016
Tap @ Mata Hari. Cloudy yellow color. Dense white head with a thin layer retention. Aroma’s: sweetish, wheat, light banana. Flavor is light sweet, light wheaty sour. Light bodied. Not much going on in the finish. Not the best of German Hefe-Weizens.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
GuideDogSaint (1181) - Xiamen, CHINA - JUN 21, 2016
One of those you suddenly realise you haven’t rated. 500ml bottle at Phoebe’s, Jimei, China on 10 June. Pours hazy yellow with a white head. Aroma of malt with a hint of bubblegum. Sweet finish. Not as good as I remember it from 10 years ago.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Cristobal37 (756) - Budapest, HUNGARY - JUN 18, 2016
UPDATED: JUN 18, 2016 Fruity strawberry and stale malt aroma. Huge carbonation and head. Oily and flavor dominated by grassy malts. Pretty bad weizen. So far Pikantus was the only good beer I?ve had from Erdinger. Won?t be trying their others any time soon. Definitely skip this.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
NikitaDE (36) - Minsk / Schweinfurt, Bavaria, GERMANY - JUN 16, 2016
Looks good, big, 2-minutes lasting foam, golden-brown color, average carbonation. Smell is like fallen leaves in the sour water in the basement of german uncle Axel, unpleasant. Taste is watery and just a little bit banana, dough and grain. Aftertaste is firstly almost no, but after few swallows something..0. As a result - very poor beer...

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Pongauer (68) - Maassluis, NETHERLANDS - JUN 11, 2016
Not an excellent beer. If you are looking for a good weizenbeer, there are better ones out there

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
MadRobin (2793) - Silver Spring, Alabama, USA - JUN 11, 2016
On tap at a Vietnamese restaurant in Berlin, Germany. Hazy, gold with an an off-white head and good lacing. Aroma of lemon, yeast, light fruit and white bread. Taste of yeast, lemon, white bread and light fruit. Medium/light body and medium carbonation. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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