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Brewed by J.W. Sweetman
Style: German Hefeweizen
Dublin, Ireland
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RATINGS: 17   MEAN: 3.54/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.33   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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Hefe-Weizen (meaning ’wheat with yeast’), this Bavarian style Weiss (Wheat) is highly effervescent with a fluffy white head. Brewed using wheat, pale and munich malt, it is unfiltered, hence cloudy. Fruity and tart in the mouth, with hints of lemon, while the dominant aromas are of banana and clove.


3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
decaturstevo (4996) - decatur, Tennessee, USA - SEP 9, 2013
Light hazed gold pour with creamy off white head and lace. Aroma of clove and banana. Flavor is dominated by fruity banana esters, coriander, and a flat wheat bitter. Medium bodied and a bit fizzy.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
kiwianer (3339) - Otorohanga, NEW ZEALAND - JUN 9, 2013
The head is ok, the body blond and cloudy. It smells yeasty, fresh, wheat, malty. The taste is refreshing-yeasty, wheat, malty, high carbonation. Nice German Hefeweizen from Ireland! 11/11/12/11/-/11

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
maneliquor (3065) - Perth, AUSTRALIA - OCT 30, 2013
Tap at the brewery. Pours kind of clear, kind of hazy yellow with a small white head. Nose is full of pepper and cloves. Taste brings out a little apricot and banana behind the heavy spice. Quite carbonated. Ok for a style I don’t enjoy

3.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
goozen (2928) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - JUN 23, 2013
Tap at J.W.Sweetman, Dublin: Hazy yellow coloured Irish Hefeweizen, with an slightly hoppy and flowery taste.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Beersiveknown (2876) - NORTHERN IRELAND - AUG 25, 2013
Keg at jw sweetmqn
Hazy golden blonde with foamy white head. Cloves and wheat spices on the nose. Plenty of phenol up front with banana coming in behind. Medium body, lots of wheat flavour in the finish.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
garthicus (2662) - Dublin, IRELAND - JUL 8, 2013
Appearance: Gorgeous cloudy orange with tons of visible carbonation and a proud virginal white head. Aroma: Super yeasty, banana, a little clove, sweet with some citrus notes. Flavour: medium mouthfeel, lots of yeast, quite a lot of citrus and banana, cloves again with a refreshing long yeasty finish. Quite nice. Perfect for good weather drinkin'

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Erzengel (2561) - Wuppertal, GERMANY - APR 25, 2014
On tap. The beer starts smooth, banana and clove. The mainpart is slightly sweet. Smooth and easy to drink. The mainpart is sweetish-smooth. Since yeasty notes. Banana which isn't too pushy. The aftertaste is smooth, not really bitter. Nice and not bad! 13/12/12/12

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
culchiem (2487) - Berlin, GERMANY - SEP 10, 2013
Draught. Cloudy orange amber with a medium head, good lacing. Aroma is banana and spicy candy. Flavour is dark caramel, fruity and a dry finish, a bit watery.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
northropfrye (2198) - Steinbach, Manitoba, CANADA - JUL 17, 2013
Quite a nice hefeweizen. Really good aroma of sweet banana bread, cloves, vanilla. Taste was not as pronounced, but overall a very nice beer.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
stravale (2075) - Near Carrick-on-Shannon, IRELAND - AUG 15, 2013
Keg @ J W Sweetmans, Dublin [140813]
Yellow, hazy, dense white head
Aroma - Soft banana and clove, apricot, yeast, fruity, classical hefeweizen aroma, but nice and mellow
Taste - Lemon, lightly tart, yeast, soft wheat, soft peppery hops, fruity pale malts, creamy soft cereals, very good
Palate - Soft carb, medium body, very soft mouthfeel. Finish - really good quite intense wave of cereal wheat comes through in the finish
Overall - Really good Hefeweizen, decent flavour, nothing too strong, no harsh banana-clove notes, well balanced.


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