weihenweizen (1943) - Charleston Area, West Virginia, USA - AUG 13, 2014
3.8 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Identical to the one in Pittsburgh. Pour pale golden with big fluffy white head. Thin lacing, medium body, medium carbonation, and beautiful banana aroma. Taste is estery banana, tart wheat, some lemon, and a hint of clove. True to the style and good.
JStax (3338) - Devola/Marietta, Ohio, USA - AUG 4, 2014
3.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draft pour at the source. Pours a hazy yellow with a nice white head. Some ester and spice notes are in the aroma. I get mostly cardamom. Sweet and spicy taste. Light body. Medium carbonation.
rondphoto (2459) - Lakeside Park, Kentucky, USA - JUN 11, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
on tap @ Hofbrauhaus Newport --- Cloudy pale gold with a steady 1/2" head, full sheet of lace. Taste is wheat and malt that grows quite a bit as it passes through, adding toffee, clove, and maybe a little banana late in the palate, then just a bit of floral bittering to keep it under control. A traditional, but well-conceived hefe. Easy to drink.
Patrickctenchi (4379) - Cox’s Knob, columbus, Indiana, USA - APR 1, 2014
4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 15/20
Cloudy yellow with a short white head.
Banana, clove, yeast, wheat aroma.
Taste is tangy, crisp, orange-banana, wheat.
Nice, not overdone...good solid combination of scent and flavor.
shrubber85 (8202) - Greenville, Indiana, USA - MAR 30, 2014
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Draft. Orange, banana, clove, and wheat malt aroma. Murky golden yellow with small head. Sweet orange-banana, clove, and wheat malt flavor. Nice body. A very nice beer - happy to have a solid Hefeweizen I can get anytime I’m having withdrawals.
NeoHippie2 (1074) - Louisville, Kentucky, USA - OCT 23, 2013
4.5 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
Super hazy golden/orange pour with a white head. Big aromas of banana and clove. Taste is big wheat character with lots of banana and clove coming through nicely. This was an absolutely delicious brew. Great example of what a good hefe should be!
DrSilverworm (7653) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - AUG 5, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
500ml on tap at Newport Hofbrauhaus. Beauitful totally hazy golden orange color. Thin off-white head, leaves good ropes and bits of lace. Medium body. Smooth, crisp, light to moderate carbonation. A good, more full mouthfeel, and a lightly dry finish. Good balance of wheat, banana, and light clove flavors. Hint of vanilla. Moderate sweet taste, light bitterness. Tasty, well-done hefeweizen.
b3shine (6070) - Indiana, USA - JUN 6, 2013
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draft to taster at Hofbrauhaus. This is known as "Hefe Weizen" on the menu now. Looks good for the style; a hazy gold with white lacing. Smells solid; banana and clove. Tastes like it smells, but not quite as pleasant or balanced. Average on the palate. Not bad.
esjaygee (3903) - Oak Creek, Wisconsin, USA - MAY 25, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
On tap at Hafabrauhaus Newport. Golden yellow with a large white head. Aroma and taste of banana, clove, wheat and light lemon. Average beer in an average style.
Markm2151 (280) - toledo, USA - APR 29, 2012
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Appearance: hazy straw yellow, white foamy head
Aroma: citrus, astringent fluoride, slight malt, no hop
Taste: citrus, orange, slight lemon, slight fluoride