Brewed by Herrnbräu Bürgerliches Brauhaus
Style: German Kristallweizen
Ingolstadt, Germany
Serve in Weizen


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RATINGS: 32   MEAN: 2.8/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.79/5   EST. CALORIES: 162   ABV: 5.4%
Traditional German wheat.

Extra fein gefiltert.
Das feinspritzige Kristall Weizen von HERRNBRÄU wird extra fein gefiltert und anschließend kalt gelagert. So erhält es sein kristallklares Aussehen und den mild aromatischen Geschmack - ein herrlich erfrischender Genuss für viele Gelegenheiten.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
hotstuff (4531) - Fort Wayne, Indiana, USA - JUL 16, 2003
When poured into my glass, this beer had a large white creamy head with fine-small sized bubbles. The body was cloudy and it had lively carbonation present. The hue of this beer was straw yellow and there was no lacing observed. The nose was that of banana and clove with a smooth light-medium mouthfeel. The flavor of this beer was fruity.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
thedm (5214) - Fort Wayne, USA - JUL 12, 2003
This brew poured a large head of fine almost creamy white bubbles that left little to no lacing. It has a carbonated cloudy straw yellow body and a fruity mild banana malt aroma. The mouthfeel is slightly bubbly and made my tongue tingle. Thi flavor is mildly bready yeasty with fruity banana under notes. A fine example of a typical German Wheat but yet nothing exceptional.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Kinz (3567) - Glen Allen, Virginia, USA - JUN 9, 2003
Nice appearance, clear gold with a beautiful, lasting white head. Pretty little bubbles too. Aroma was predominately of wheat, with a touch of cloves. Good palate, very little bite despite the carbonation. Flavor was very wheat based, with mild cloves and very distant banana that grew as it warmed, but still remained faint. Touch of spiciness on the finish. Refreshing, but nothing special.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
daboskabouter (1470) - Fergus, Ontario, CANADA - JAN 4, 2003
Light yellow appearance. Banana, citrus and other tropical fruit in the nose. Body is spritzy and somewhat oily with yeasty notes, hints of banana and a little citrus. Not coming together all that well and coming up too spritzy and lacking.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Oakes (13966) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JAN 2, 2003
Light bronze; lemony, wheaty aroma. Crisp palate, wheaty, vaguely lemony. It just seems wrong to drink a wheat beer you can see through.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
kmeves (1098) - Mount Pleasant, Wisconsin, USA - OCT 28, 2002
Head is large, frothy and quickly dissipating. Color is a pale blond. Aroma is spicy and sour. Taste has a tartiness but finishes somewhat sweet.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
igneous1 (1524) - Davenport, Iowa, USA - OCT 1, 2002
big frothy white head (mostly not lasting) sitting atop pale golden body. mild hint of spiciness in the aroma as well as the flavor...little bit of banana, but not too much. sweeter than most wheats i’ve tried

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
austinpowers (2826) - New York, New York, USA - JUL 18, 2002
I never like the Kristalls as much as the Hefe’s. Don’t know why. This is a slightly sour beer with some crispness. Not bitter.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Drew (2411) - Kent, Ohio, USA - MAR 19, 2002
not my favorite wheat. had a yeasty taste and tartness. very carbonated. it was clear, unlike many wheats.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
heykevin (1281) - Decorah, Iowa, USA - DEC 4, 2001
Quite pleasant clean, crisp what beer. Lacking in complexity, but not offensive in any way.

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