Brewed by Brauerei Gebr. Maisel Bayreuth
Style: German Hefeweizen
Bayreuth, Germany
Serve in Weizen


on tap

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RATINGS: 723   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.53   EST. CALORIES: 162   ABV: 5.4%
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Traditional weissbier made according to the old Bavarian style with the unmistakable character of the fine cellar yeast.

Filipbeer's rating

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Filipbeer (82) - - AUG 7, 2013
Weisse beer. Typical aromas of the style:mainly clove and some banana. But also malty notes that for me are not positive. In mouth is medium bodied and soft taste: acid in the middle and dry at the end. Too much bitter for me. Good carbonation. Not bad beer

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Lukasmh (113) - Aarhus, DENMARK - SEP 14, 2014
Tap. Pours hazy dark golden with big lasting white head, just as expected from a hefeweizen. Aroma is loats of estery banana and sweet ripe fruits. Some bubblegum notes and small hint of clove. Taste is quite sweet and banana, no bitterness and really creamy body. Just as I like my weisse.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
oliodnb (305) - ITALY - SEP 11, 2014
Draught @Cerveseria Jazz in Barcelona. Pours rich dark golden, almost orange with one finger of creamy white head. Heavy smell of wheat and banana, similar taste, very rich weizenbier flavor. Excellent.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Osprey87 (1694) - WALES - SEP 7, 2014
Keg at Euston Tap. Dark murky orange, hazy, sparkling, small white head leaves full lacing. Aroma is clove, apple pie with cinnamon, light metal later on. Body is medium to light, spritzy carbonation, quite foamy. Taste is apple, dough and clove up front. Breathy wheat ester, medicinal peachiness later on. Good.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Nilz (383) - Glasgow, SCOTLAND - SEP 5, 2014
Borrow pours an ebullient head, nice hazy yellow ale. Aroma, classy fruity one. Taste, great, refreshing, malty, bubblegum. Nice!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Frode (230) - Oslo, NORWAY - SEP 1, 2014
Bottle 50 cl.
Hazy golden, with big white head. Malt, sweet fruit and wheat. Well balanced and refreshing.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
saintjulien (128) - - AUG 30, 2014
hay, cereal, golden, light sweetness, lightly bitter, lightly sour, light body, thin feel, lively

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Renobob (635) - Besançon, FRANCE - AUG 27, 2014
Bue à la pression. Nez floral. Au palais, c'est très acide pour une blanche allemande donc surprenant. Pas désagréable à boire mais une pinte suffira.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
chinchill (1866) - South Carolina, USA - AUG 26, 2014
11.2 oz bottle. Deep amber body with a durable, creamy head and excellent lacing. Flavorful, with moderate levels of banana and yeast/spice over a good wheat base.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Alengrin (1716) - BELGIUM - AUG 24, 2014
Classic Bavarian Hefeweizen with yellowish white, irregular, creamy, initially rocky head and deep peach blonde colour, darker than usual for the style, cloudy. Deeply fruity aroma of pear, banana and apricot, cloves, almond, yeast, wheat, bread. Very fruity, sweet onset, soft, nice yeasty spiciness, light hop bitterishness in the finish, where the wheat sourishness also develops, ending dry. Great example of this refreshing and elegant style.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
Brewhemia (29) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - AUG 23, 2014
Light hazy amber color and white head. Great Fresh and fruity banana aroma. Nice fresh light taste that with the banana notes present and a very nice mild and light mouthfeel. I imagine this will be a perfect match to a hot summerday.

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