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RATINGS: 612   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.11/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
Bottle & keg; Filtered.
Ingredients: Wheat and Barley Malt (2/3 Wheat Malt); Hops from Munich; Franziskaner top fermenting yeast strain; Water from own wells 200m deep.
Crystal clear, clean in taste and color. For those who desire a weissbier without yeast.
Also known as Club Weissbier and as Kristall Klar.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
carlitos99 (184) - The Big Apple, USA - MAR 16, 2005
They sell this one around the corner at the german deli by my house. It’s not anywhere near the caliber of the other models brewed available in Germany. I will say it has a clean taste on a hot day if you want something less wheatty.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
hawkshadow (107) - Rural Retreat, Virginia, USA - MAR 13, 2005
It is what it is. Super clean, superb aroma. It is a wheat beer at it’s best. No bad attributes. Yes, I understand there are better beers, but it is exceptional for it’s kind. Great flavor combination, with good taste and aftertaste. I’m sorry, I’m partial to this brewery!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
KAggie97 (3529) - Ugly, Hot, and Humid Spring, Texas, USA - FEB 12, 2005
UPDATED: NOV 4, 2009 Very yummy brew that starts bitter but finishes slightly sweet. A nice, relaxing beer that should be enjoyed by everyone.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
oh6gdx (24607) - Vasa, FINLAND - FEB 12, 2005
Bottled. Clear golden colour with huge white head. Fruity aroma. Sweet malty taste with hints of wheat. Sweet aftertaste, which doesn’t last that long.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
DYCSoccer17 (3603) - Woodland, California, USA - FEB 8, 2005
Bottle. My first Kristalweizen. Mild DMS in the aroma turning more like a weizen with spritzy notes of bananas and yeastly breads in the nose. Fruity. Looks like budweiser with a big white fluffy head. Start is quite spritzy and carbonated without much taste. Kind of like tonic water. Grainy/corniness in the middle finishing bready and lightly lactic and sour with hints of bananas. This sort of tastes like 50% macro BMC and 50% average Weiss beer.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
turbo (1271) - Arizona, USA - JAN 12, 2005
Bottle poured a cloudy golden yellow with a good heavy white head and a spice, banana aroma. Light malt and fruit flavor but had a bit of a metalic taste on the finish. Not bad overall.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
BlackDiamond99 (2) - New Jersey, USA - JAN 9, 2005 does not count
moderately yeasty aroma and hits of banana? clear pale yellow. nice initial head but quickly diminishing. hefeweiss without the bottle conditioned yeast.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Cornfield (5570) - Oak Forest, Illinois, USA - DEC 27, 2004
The commercial description reads, "For those who desire a weissbier without yeast." Who is that? This has much the same aroma and taste as Franziskaner’s hefe-weizen, but lacks that extra dimension that the bottle conditioning adds. Less fruitiness, less depth and complexity of taste, less enjoyment. This is still a decent drink, but it pales in comparison to the real deal. I’ve found the same to be true with all of the Kristalweizens.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Dorqui (2174) - Brescia, ITALY - DEC 25, 2004
Yellow color much limpid and diamond. Much effervescent. Adherent foam and much long-lasting one. Fresh aroma. Much fizzy, nearly prickly. Medium persistence. Altogether pleasant even if I prefer the Dunkel version.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Sham (1845) - Seattle, Washington, USA - DEC 24, 2004
Gold, with a hug white foamy head and crazy carbonation. The aroma is like the hefe-weissbeer, yet is lacking some of the wheat and seems a little bit more acidic. The banana and spices are alike though. The flavors are a bit thin. They are all there but none of them are all that bold. Wheat comes out the most and some citrus shows. The palate is a little tangy and the body is watery. It finishes dry and citrusy.

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