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


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RATINGS: 51   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.08   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

   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 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Pindoc (120) - 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 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
shrubber85 (8836) - Greenville, Indiana, USA - JAN 16, 2011
Swing-top bottle. Lemon-banana, clove, and wheat malt aroma. Cloudy pale yellow color with moderate head. Slight sweet lemon, light banana, moderately bitter clove and wheat malt flavor. Nice body. Very good - a solid weizen.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Mr Gracey99 (32) - - SEP 29, 2001
This is a pleasant weiss beer - pleasant aftertaste - quite yeasty but nice

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Bov (10370) - Bienne, SWITZERLAND - JAN 1, 2001
UPDATED: FEB 25, 2003 cloudy dark orange colour, few head, corn and banana with honeyish notes, sweet, robust malt body with a long corn and banana aftertaste

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
altonbrownd (3752) - Chevy Chase, Maryland, USA - APR 23, 2011
Bottle at Cafe Art’s Geneva. Hazy gold body with tall head. Fruity and bananas nose. Taste also of banana, hops and fruits. Organic. Nice crispy texture. Well done.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ungstrup (30188) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - NOV 5, 2003
The aroma is slightly biiter and hoppy. The color is orange and it has a beutiful beige head. The flavor is sweet, wheaty, and malty with slight bitterness. The wheat dominates the aftertaste. A really good hefeweizen.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Goldorak (438) - Montreal, Quebec, CANADA - AUG 21, 2005
A darker shade of peach, with some sediment in suspention. A nice, thick and cakey froth that slowly died off, but not without clinging for dear life on the inner walls of my glass.
Some citrus in the first nose, then plenty of soothing vanilla and maybe even lavander and floral aromas. Banana esters where there, but not as much as the usual german Hefe.
Lively carbonation, sweet overtones of weizen malt, with hops barely noticable in the finish. A light, enjoyable and refreshing Beer!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Kita (1417) - 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 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
JorgeLee (1400) - Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 31, 2014
Bottle from Bignens Vins in Balexert, Geneva. Nice heavy bottle and agricultural label. High carbonation, yellowy brown cloudy colour, definitely looks the part. Good classic Bavarian-style weizen, yeasty, slightly sweet, big wheat flavours, low hopping. Quenching. Actually quite decent.

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