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Like Freigeist Abraxas, itís also inspired by the style Lichtenhainer, but this version is stronger (6% alc.) and contains more lactic sourness. Brewed until 2012 at Braustelle (375 ml bottle), from 2013 at GŲller in Zeil (330 ml bottle).


3.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Sammy (8405) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - JUL 8, 2013
Edgier version of their regular Berliner. Sour wheat aroma. Some smoked malt. Lots of lace. A little gose, fruit. Complex. Josh L bottle.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
baraciisch (1736) - USA - JUL 6, 2013
Had on draft in sac at Pangaea... Aroma is smoky and tart... Flavor is fairly sour up front with notes of peat and smoke on the finish... Amazing. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
sherm1016 (1126) - Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA - JUL 6, 2013
500ml bottle from Discount Liquor Milwaukee. Pours a hazy amber color with a white head. Aroma is lemon, wheat, a little smokey, maybe a touch of yeast. Medium on the palate with lively carbonation. Flavor is mostly sweet, but a touch of lactic sourness, smokey, wheat, lemon, with a light smokey finish. Very interesting.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
JStax (2857) - Devola/Marietta, Ohio, USA - JUL 5, 2013
500 ml bottle poured into a brandy snifter. Pours a slightly hazy copper with a white head of velvety foam, good sheets of lacing and retention as well. Aroma is doughy and a touch smoky. Some clove and cardamom esters as well. The doughy, estery, smoke come through in the taste, along with a hearty sourness kickng in and dominating. Spritzy carbonation.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Scopey (6317) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 5, 2013
Bottle from Grassroots, Jacksonville. It pours cloudy orange with a medium white head. The nose is earthy, light smoke, smoked cheese, ham, wheat, lactic and nut. The taste is smooth, wheat, lactic, earth, zesty orange, green banana, light tartness, faint smoke, hay and toast with a dry finish. Medium body, moderate carbonation and velvety mouth-feel. Well integrated flavour. Smooth, balanced and very drinkable. Yum.
Earlier Rating: 4/18/2013 Total Score: 3.6
Bottle via trade, shared at Stout 3 & Freestyle tasting. It pours hazy gold with a small white head. The nose is soft smoke, wheat, meaty, earth, touch of BBQ sauce and light sweetness. The taste is tart lemon, light smoke, lactic, meatiness, faint ketchup, sherbet and wheat with a dry, lightly tart finish. Medium body, fine carbonation and foamy mouth-feel. Alcohol is well-hidden. I canít say itís my favourite style, but this example is smooth, well-balanced and drinkable.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Countbeer (4317) - Best of E-Town mit ein Brauhaus, NETHERLANDS - JUL 5, 2013
Bottled as AbraxXxas Berliner Weisse mit Rauchmalt: Served in a Chouffe glass: Hazy yellow pour. Beautiful snowy white foamy head that changes slowly. A beautiful hazy orange colored beer with some minimum and small chuncks floathing towards the bottom. Aroma is Bamberger rauch, with some malts and citrus, light herbal and very light soapy. Flavours of crispy citrus fruit like lemon, with some grapes and cactus/exotic fruit tones, a good rauch touch, light malty, Flavours of lemon, smoke, hazelnut, cream, malt and soft leather smoke, gentle sour, some pine and grapes, light grains and corn tones, yeast, Aftertaste is still light lemon, some grains and malts, smooth soft corn and close to buttery (but itís not buttery). Overall itís a light sour, cispy fruity yeasty corny griant lovely beer. Low to lightly mediun carbo, soft creamy mouthfeel, very nice medium body and a creamy texture. Ar first thereís this, what the heck is mixed in this beer, but than.. Lovely!

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
HoppyBudgie (690) - SOLA, NORWAY - JUL 2, 2013
Hazy golden coloured with a medium sized white head. Fruity and light aciidc aroma of berries, tea and hops. Light aciidc flavour of ashtray, berries, tea and hops. A strange beer. didnt know what i was up against when i started drinking. Just knew smoked weiss

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BeerandBlues2 (9454) - Hanover, Maryland, USA - JUL 1, 2013
Tap at Maxís as Peated Abraxxxas. Pours clear gold with a medium, frothy white head, short retention with light lacing. Aroma is light smoke, lemon, lactic acid and wheat malt. Flavor is sour lemon and wheat malt, smoke notes and a dry finish. Light body and medium carbonation.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
sonnycheeba (3377) - Federal Hill, Baltimore, Maryland, USA - JUL 1, 2013
Tap. Pours lightly hazy amber with creamy white head. Aroma is cereal and straw malts, light floral notes, faint smoke, and citrus fruit. Flavor is balanced dry malts and tart fruit with some light floral hop bitterness; crisp, dry finish. Light body and medium carbonation.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ketchepillar (1060) - Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA - JUN 28, 2013
Itís smoked berlinerweisse. Why even bother rating this. Obviously itís great. Amazing how the smokiness actually helps makes this beer more refreshing. Pretty strong smoke character all the way through. Lightly lactic acidity. Blue label.


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