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Brewed by Franciscan Well (MolsonCoors)
Style: German Hefeweizen
Cork, Ireland
Serve in Weizen

bottled
common

on tap
available

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RATINGS: 51   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.22   EST. CALORIES: 141   ABV: 4.7%
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A German style unfiltered wheat beer with citrus notes on the palate and powerful aroma of clove and banana, imparted by a unique yeast strain.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
CanIHave4Beers (3199) - Pouring Bus, Iowa, USA - JUN 19, 2012
On draught at the Porterhouse (Central)

Pours a very hazy yellow with a small-ish head.

The aroma is the perfect combination of spicy banana on clove. The beer smells sweet but it’s aromatic and spot on for a hefeweizen.

The flavor is spicy and not overly sweet at all, the banana is just right without being cloying or overbearing. The beer is fairly clean all around, or at least as clean as a hefeweizen can be. The level of spice is low to style.

Remarkably true to style, no way this wouldn’t pass as a true German made Hefe in a blind taste test.

4.8
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
shortt1 (11) - - MAY 2, 2012
after taste slight hint of banana and cloves.very cloudy. great for a summers day

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
culchiem (2429) - Berlin, GERMANY - FEB 7, 2012
Draught at O’Neills Dublin. Deep honey colour with a thin head. Wheat and honey aroma. Flavour is dry wheat with some honey, quite flat, lacks a bit of zest.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
mikeschuld (53) - Bozeman, Montana, USA - OCT 12, 2011
Creamy head with a good strong fruity aroma. Smooth mouthfeel. Bavarian style fruit and clove characters are very well done and don’t overpower. A little too much hop bitterness at the finish.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
kschep (1706) - DENMARK - JUL 29, 2011
Nose.is.heavy banana, some green.apple, barn.yard, feel is quite.broad, carb is medium, taste is medium hops, weak hay, green Apple, weak elderflower

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
omhper (19243) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - APR 14, 2011
Draught at O’Neills, Dublin. Cloudy golden, small head. Citric banana aroma. Mid sweet with medium body and roundedspritzy mouthfeel. Fairly straightforward with plenty of mashed bananas. An authentic weizen.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
sebletitje (6602) - Enghien, BELGIUM - APR 8, 2011
Draft @ O’Neills, Dublin. Orangée avec un léger trouble, col blanc. Arôme houblonné avec des esters fruité allant vers la banane et qcq épices. En bouche, le profile de la weisse est bien présent avec la banane et le clou de girofle et une fine touche poivrée. Palais garde des notes de levure et blé et reste bien épais. Facile à déguster et vraiment bien réussie pour le style allemand.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Oakes (12234) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - MAR 22, 2011
Cloudy papaya colour. Smells like a sugary, banana-accented weizen. Sweetish taste. Nice banana accent. A balanced, sweetish weizen with a slight bit of hop in the finish.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Beershine (5213) - The Sunshine State, Florida, USA - MAR 9, 2011
Draft @ brewpub. Cloudy orange with small thight head. Banana aroma. Thin but nicely flavored brew. Soft. Mellow banana esters lead to a doughy finish. All round decent, though.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
garthicus (2658) - Dublin, IRELAND - JAN 22, 2011
Appearance: Cloudy orange, small head. Aroma: spicy yeast, lemon, orange peel. Flavour: tangy yeast, lemon, sherbet, long bitter dry finish. Nice.


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