Brewed by Locher Appenzeller Bier
Style: German Hefeweizen
Appenzell, Switzerland
Serve in Weizen


on tap

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RATINGS: 45   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.07   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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Das obergärige, naturtrübe Weizenbier besitzt einen erhöhten Anteil an Kohlensäure. Gärnebenprodukte wie Fruchtester und Pheole machen sich in Bananen- und Nelkenaromen bemerkbar und geben dem Weizen seinen typischen Geschmack. Biertyp: Weizenbier, naturtrüb Alkoholgehalt: 5,2% Farbe: kräftiges strohgelb Hopfen: blumige Hopfennote Eindruck: Bananen-Nelkenaroma (hefig), würzig, frisch-fruchtig Optimale Trinktemperatur: 7°C Etikette: Bea Kunz, Appenzell Seit: 1998

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
AndresTM (307) - Vienna, - FEB 28, 2014
Bottle in Zürich. It pours a cloudy, yellowish amber with a big head. The aroma is cereal, banana, oats, and a bit of cloves. Smooth palate with lively carbonation. The taste is mildly bitter and sweet. Very serviceable.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Pindoc (103) - SWITZERLAND - SEP 7, 2014
Ein schöner weisser feinblatriger Schaum auf naturtrüben goldgelben Bier! Der obligate Weizenduft steigt in die Nase. Der erste Schluck ist durchtränkt von Aromen, die den Gaumen umspielen und samtweich, leicht süsslich die Kehle hinunter fliessen. Der Abgang und Nachhall sind leicht bitter. Ein wunderbares Weizen!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Beerkenstock (44) - - AUG 31, 2014
Drink cool (10-12°C) Eye: pours a hazy yellow to rusty colour with small rapidly dissipating white head. Nose: sweet barley and yeast. Mouth: barley, wheat, bread, sweet citrus fruit, honey, marzipan and somehow flowerish. Palate: orange, barley, bread. Overall: decent to good Weizenbier.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Kita (1074) - Koper, SLOVENIA - AUG 24, 2014
Fliptop bottle, 0.50l, shared with Yoo. Pours cloudy deep golden with medium creamy white head and average sparkling appearance. Aroma of wheat, banana, yeast and biscuit malt. Taste starts with moderate sweet grainy malt, follows refreshing yeasty and fruity with spicy mouthfeel and light bitter finish. Medium body, slick texture and average carbonation in palate. Surprisingly good hefeweizen...

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
sdmmb (839) - USA - AUG 17, 2014
Drunk from 0,5 litre bottle bought in Stein am Rhein, Switzerland. Enjoyable wheat beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
KatL80 (17) - Britton, Michigan, USA - MAY 29, 2014
Hazy orange color, medium head that fades quickly. Fruity/sweet aroma with flavor to match. I just can’t put this beer down. Very good.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
angelkostvo (606) - CZECH REPUBLIC - APR 26, 2014
Cloudy orange colour, small head. Aroma of yeast, hay, clove. Taste is light sweet, light sour and a bit bitter, clove flavour. Medium body, creamy texture, lively carbonation.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
BigBeer45 (1252) - Michigan, USA - FEB 1, 2014
Sampled from a 500ml fliptop bottle, this ale had a cloudy light brown pour with a muted orange color, the pour made a one to two finger white cover that receded to a thin cover with open areas, it left a few spots of lacing on the sides of the glass, not that great of a presentation for a hefeweizen, the aromas were banana with some orange citrus, wheat and bread, a little grain in the background, and some bread sweetness, there was little to no hops, just a hint of grass and field from the hops, this drink had flavors of wheat and bread, a little banana with orange fruit, very faint vanilla and a bit of grain with a little sweetness, it had a muted citrus-acidic bite (not much at all) after the finish, the mouth feel was light and thin, it did not feel that creamy and it had soft to average carbonation, this was a very so-so and boring example of a weizenbier, oh well.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
kevnic2008 (8050) - Baden-Baden, GERMANY - JAN 18, 2014
Cloudy orange colour, like overripe banana, white head. Aroma and taste is mostly banana, some yeast, spices and wheat.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
AdiBeer (1069) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 12, 2014
Aroma: yeasty, fruity, maybe some banana. Appearance: hazy gold, big white head. Taste: slightly sweet. Palate: very light bitterness appearing, fruity again, medium carbonation. Overall: decent Hefeweizen. Bottle at Bäckeranlage Zurich, Switzerland.

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