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Brewed by Gæðingur Brugghús
Style: German Hefeweizen
Skagafirði, Iceland
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RATINGS: 29   MEAN: 2.77/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.79   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Dashimus (226) - London, Greater London, - MAY 25, 2013
Tap at MicroBar, Reykjavík.Dark moderately cloudy yellow/orange with a thick, bubbly white head which fades leaving a excellent lace. Aroma is yeast, bread, orange, Overripe banana. Citrus rather than the usual floral nose. Flavour was moderately bitter and very dry. Thin bodied with moderate carbonation


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
gunnar (6208) - Sandnes, NORWAY - APR 22, 2015
On tap at Micro bar, Reykjavik, Pours hazy straw colored with a small white head. Aroma is spicy malts and hop. Taste is spicy, high carbonated with yeast and citrus towards the lingering light dry finish

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mcberko (8739) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - APR 18, 2015
On tap at Hlemmur Square, pours a hazy blonde with a small white head. Nose brings out floral and soapy hops, light wheat, and light vegetal notes. Flavour is very refreshing, with lots of floral and soapy notes, with light herbal wheaty notes. Interesting concoction here. Not a usual wheat beer, but quite intriguing. Decent.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mansquito (3998) - Nueva York, New York, USA - MAR 25, 2015
At the airport, I got it as hveitibjor and it said 5.0% alkohol. Pours orange wiht a white head. Honey, fruitiness, and yeast are what I got in the aroma (I had this on a plane, not exactly according to the rules). Taste is sweet. Finish is a bit dry. Not bad, but a bit bland.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
larsga (6626) - Oslo, NORWAY - MAR 22, 2015
Big white head. Hazy pale yellow body with strong carbonation. Earthy sulphury banana aroma with mealy notes. Dryish mealy banana taste with sulphury notes. Mid-bodied. Mild, mealy mouthfeel. Dryish mealy banana aftertaste with milky wheaty notes. Decent, but a bit low on the yeast character. (0.5l draft at Micro Bar, Reykjavik. Billed as "Gæðingur Hveitibjor" at 5.4%, but I assume it’s this one.)

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
fdomig (518) - München, GERMANY - MAR 3, 2015
330ml bottle in Iceland. Aroma is very light banana. A bit algae. Appearance is cloudy yellow with a fast decreasing white head. Taste is light sour, light sweet. A very strong carbonation with a quick finish. Well ...

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Travlr (15210) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - FEB 28, 2015
Bottle. Hazy straw color. Aroma of citrus and light banana. Taste is banana and light citrus.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
BeerandBlues2 (10616) - San Diego, California, USA - FEB 28, 2015
Bottle at Islenski. Pours cloudy yellow with a small, fizzy white head, short retention with spare lacing. Aroma is banana esters and earthy wheat malt, yeasty notes. Flavor is banana esters, wheat malt and a dry finish. Light body and moderate carbonation.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
lbianchi66 (83) - FRANCE - NOV 9, 2014
Robe blonde et plutôt opaque. Belle mousse. Les arômes de la levures sont dominants : pain, biscuit et banane. Arrière-goût fruité. Intéressant.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
visionthing (3431) - Oslo, NORWAY - OCT 25, 2014
33cl bottle from Vínbúðin Austurstræti, Reykjavik. Pours hazy yellow with a white head. Fruity and yeasty aroma with sour green apples, notes of not completely ripe bananas and some lightly spicy notes. Moderate sweet, quite fruity with some sour notes. Medium body with fairly average carbonation. Quite refreshing, but some slightly unpleasant elements present,

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Arve_Christian (3792) - Oslo, NORWAY - OCT 25, 2014
On bottle with Visionthing, thanks a lot . Golden orange hazy color, ok foam. Medium aroma intensity; fruity & citrusy. Medium body & complexity .medium high bitterness and good sourness. Enjoyable ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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