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RATINGS: 904   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.16   EST. CALORIES: 153   ABV: 5.1%
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Formerly known as Hofbräu Münchner Kindl Hefe Weizen.

The origin of München Münchener Kindl Hefe Weizen dates back to 1589 and since then the Weise" has a distinctive place in the history of Hofbräu München, München Münchener Kindl Hefe Weizen is characterized by its sparkling, by its rich foam, and naturally by its unforgettable refreshing taste.


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3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
albinotron (36) - Louisville, Kentucky, USA - JUL 24, 2011
The citrus I get on this one is a nice change from the strong banana that I usually get with Hefeweizens. Nice carbonation, medium mouth feel. Smooth, easy drinking, great for a hot summer day like today. The price on this is great for such a solid and interesting beer.


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
kramer (5256) - Sunbury, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 29, 2015
Bottle. Pours a slightly hazy dark gold body under a fizzy one finger white head that faded fairly quickly. The nose is lightly fruity with a nice banana note, light yeastiness, and wheat. The flavor is a bit thin perhaps, I think from the lack of a heavy yeast presence, but it’s fairly decent. There’s a heavy banana flavor, but no clove spiciness. Light bodied and fizzy with a short finish.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
superspak (3076) - Michigan, USA - MAR 23, 2015
330 ml bottle into weizen glass, bottled on 8/1/2014. Pours hazy bright golden color with a 2 finger dense white head with great retention, that reduces to a small cap that lingers. Nice spotty soapy lacing clings on the glass, with a good amount of streaming carbonation retaining the head. Aromas of lemon, orange, banana, pear, apple, clove, wheat, cracker, bread, herbal, grass, and yeast earthiness. Very nice aromas with good balance and complexity of fruity/spicy yeast, pale malt, and earthy hop notes; with good strength. Taste of lemon, orange, banana, pear, apple, clove, wheat, cracker, bread, herbal, grass, and yeast earthiness. Fair amount of earthy yeast spice and slight bready tartness on the finish; with lingering notes of lemon, orange, banana, pear, apple, clove, wheat, cracker, bread, and herbal/yeast earthiness on the finish or a good bit. Damn nice robustness and complexity of fruity/spicy yeast, pale malt, and earthy hop flavor; with a great malt/yeast balance and zero cloying flavors after the finish. Medium carbonation and body; with a very smooth, crisp, and lightly creamy/bready mouthfeel that is great. Alcohol is very well hidden with zero warming present after the finish. Overall this is an excellent Hefeweizen. All around great robustness, complexity, and balance of fruity/spicy yeast, pale malt, and earthy hop flavors; and very smooth and crisp to drink. A very enjoyable offering.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Vighals (1651) - Sørumsand, NORWAY - MAR 15, 2015
Klar lys brun med lavt hvitt skum. Søt fudgekaramell og hvete. Søt i smak, noe banan og fudge. Kort. Medium kullsyre. Lillestrøm ølfestival - Klimt

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Mark_Eck (934) - - MAR 6, 2015
Pours a hazy orangish gold color. Aroma and taste are wheat and some banana.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
bnwokedi89 (85) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - FEB 22, 2015
Golden blonde appearance with that traditional citrus-like smell of a hefeweizen. Pours very smooth and leaves zero head at the top of the pint glass. The beer is a tad bit cloudy as you can not see directly through to the other side. Tastes like a typical hefeweizen beer with less orange aftertaste than a Blue Moon. This is a very delicious beer! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
cervmagpt (288) - PORTUGAL - FEB 20, 2015
Review based on the BJCP2008 guidelines (style 15A). Bottle 50 cl - Batch 11:28. AROMA: wheat malt aroma mixed with some clove and vanilla. some esters are present (banana-like). APPEARANCE: dark gold and hazy. large white head with good retention. TASTE: wheat and banana flavour with some vanilla notes. low bitterness with a sweet finish. PALATE: medium-low body with high carbonation. OVERALL: an average hefeweizen with all the characteristics although a bit more atenuated.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
chucklemation (648) - Pontiac, Michigan, USA - FEB 15, 2015
Pours a hazy yellow with a thin white head. Aroma is wheat and spice and a little fruit. Flavor is similar, quite sweet. I enjoyed it.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
tectactoe (2881) - Michigan, USA - FEB 7, 2015
Bottle: Muddled, super cloudy pear-yellow body, not as dense or vibrant of a color as I’d expect or like. Foamy, bubbly white head fades quickly to a medium sized collar around the glass. Huge banana bread nose with underlying notes of salt water taffy, grass, & faint lemon zest. There’s a slight dish soap aroma in the back that is distracting... Otherwise it smells nice. Flavor is loaded with sweet banana candy, under-baked bread, dough, mild clove, & clumpy yeast. A hint of grassy lemon zest & milled grains in the finish, too. A little thin, but not bad.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Arve_Christian (3488) - Oslo, NORWAY - FEB 7, 2015
On bottle from Vinmonopolet Norway, on order. Clear golden color, good foam. Medium aroma intensity; very fruity, distinct bananas and some malt. Medium body & complexity. A little sweetness at first, but balances very well. Enjoyable

3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
bg80 (43) - California, USA - FEB 5, 2015
Bottle from the fridge. Aroma is banana ad malt. Appearance is pale yellow without the typical cloudiness of the genre. Head is high and white after a vigorous pour, with minimal lacing. Light body with medium sweet taste and some creamy banana finish. Unexceptional hefe that’s a bit too thin/watery for a repeat purchase.


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