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Brewed by Kulmbacher Brauerei (Schörghuber)
Style: German Hefeweizen
Kulmbach, Germany
Serve in Weizen

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RATINGS: 61   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.52   EST. CALORIES: 93   ABV: 3.1%
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The dry, tangy wheat low gravity beer, mild and typically top fermented. Naturally cloudy, direct from the beer cellar.


thellgren's rating

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
thellgren (296) - Helsinki, - JAN 12, 2013
0.5 bottle from local supermarket. Looks like a hefeweizen. Head is also OK, however, not very thick . Taste is also typical of hefeweizen, but on the ligher side. No bananas, but still refreshing.


2.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Holmen1 (2603) - Stavanger, NORWAY - JUN 23, 2014
Flaske hos Børge: lys gylden lett uklar med godt skum. Mild aroma og en slank smak hvor jeg mer fornemmer hveteølpreget enn blir overveldet av det. En enkel sommerøl og et godt alternativ i dette segmentet.

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
visionthing (2826) - Oslo, NORWAY - JUN 4, 2014
50cl swingtop bottle from Meny Alna. Pours hazy brownish golden with a lasting off-white head. Mild wheaty aroma with yeast, spices and fruity notes. Quite mild flavour-wise and fairly boring. Moderate sweet with a noticeable acidity and a slightly spicy finish. Watery and not particularly refreshing or pleasant, I think actually I might prefer the non-alcoholic one to this one.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
tfredvik (1155) - Oslo, NORWAY - JUN 1, 2014
Cloudy, rather dark yellow to orange body with a huge, white head that leaves some lacings on the glass. Pretty strong and decent aroma of hefeweissen yeast, including the expected banana notes and other fruits. Rather strong and somewhat dirty flavour of yeast, banana, spices, grain and wort. Light sweet taste and no bitterness in the short finish. Light and watery mouthfeel, lively carbonation, dry finish. Not that crisp and too worty.
[50 cl bottle, from Meny Alna, Oslo]

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
arsol (590) - NORWAY - APR 6, 2014
Tåkete brun farge med luftig skum som ligger. Lukter malt. Noe tam og noe søtlig i smak. Kjenner også noe bananlukt.

1.2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 4/20
Vighals (1247) - Sørumsand, NORWAY - APR 4, 2014
Lys brun tåkete med høyt hvitt skum som ligger godt. Hvete noe maltlukt. Tam smak, vanntet med litt sørlige toner.

2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Beerhunter111 (7910) - Hasborn, GERMANY - MAR 27, 2014
Ins Glas ergießt sich ein trübes orange-goldenes Bier mit schöner Schaumkrone. Geruch hefig, leicht fruchtig. Geschmack hefig, leicht bananig fruchtig, minimal säuerlich.

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Rune (8223) - Tromsø, NORWAY - MAR 6, 2014
Swing-top bottle. Decent white head to a golden body with a typical wheat haze. Sweet spiced fruits on the nose. Taste of dough, coriander and ripe banana. Sweet fruity endnotes. Soft carbonated. Thin bodied, but not diluted. Okay weizen (kindly shared by djoeye, Tromsø 27.02.2014).

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
djoeye (1592) - Tromsø, NORWAY - FEB 27, 2014
0,5L bottle "Bügelverschluss" Swing-top. Scents of halfway smoked weizenmalts, coriander, sweet malts, clover-flower. Somewhat hazy body, deep golden. Deutschhhh off white head. Fresh fruity slightly smoked flavour, malts, only slightly watery, hints of clover-flower, citrus. Quite tasty for only 3.1% abv. Fresh to palate, carbonation helps. Finishes with wheat malts, spices, coriander, and again that faint hint of clover-flower. (RateMeet w Rune 2014Feb27)

2.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
ClubGonzo (4130) - Bergen, NORWAY - JAN 4, 2014
Bottle from Matkroken Landås, Bergen. Pours a slightly hazy straw-hued orange body with a large cloudy white head. Nose is sweet grains, mild citric tones and hints of bread dough and mild banana. Taste is watery grainy flavors, citrus and hints of nuts and bread dough. Watery palate, high carbonation, semi-dry finish. Fair enough, but the watery sensation of the palate really brings everything down a bit. In my opinion, weissbiers need a bit of ABV on them to pull off their unique flavors.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
KansaiBeerLvrs (2189) - Kyoto, JAPAN - DEC 15, 2013
A bottle shared by my buddy Laurent. Nice to find a table beer in Japan, unfortunately the drop in alcohol also resulted in a drop in flavor. Still it ticks the boxes of a hefeweizen, cloudy gold, spicy, tasty enough & still better than your average macrobrew(though these guys seem like a pretty big brewery).


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