Serve in Shaker, Weizen


on tap

Local Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 144   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.75   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
Share this beer with friends!
A true "Flussiges Brot" or liquid bread. Malted wheat is carefully blended with the traditional malted barley, and brewed with special hops to create a "Summer Fest" beer. Light and zesty in itself, the beer is served in a tall glass with a slice of lemon.

DrnkMcDermott's rating

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DrnkMcDermott (2865) - Downers Grove, Illinois, USA - NOV 5, 2003
UPDATED: OCT 11, 2008 12 oz bottle, Oct. 10, ’08. Worth a revisit, now that I have the experience of a few more wheat beers behind me. Golden pour with a little haze, a very brief and fizzy head, then nothing. Light malt smell with a bit of bread yeast in the mix. Taste is okay, but lacks the fine effervescence of a wheat beer. Some grains, not very smooth. "Liquid bread" is right, I’m afraid. Notes of wheat malt not easy to distinguish. But it probably was better from the brewer’s tasting tap.
Original rating: Nov. 5, ’03. 6-4-7-4-15, total 3.6. Draft, at the brewery. Thinking back, I believe this was the first microbrew I ever had, way back in the 1980’s. Today’s pour was a nice-looking, heady sample, with very little haze and a nice fizzy wheat flavor. An easy, pleasing beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
bpreo (1857) - Eugene, Oregon, USA - DEC 26, 2014
Good wheat beer aroma. The flavor and everything else is not so much great.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 8/20
Xd9mm (2) - Hinesville, Georgia, USA - DEC 25, 2014 does not count
I’m a bit biased since I love most wheat beers. Nice light beer to have with a meal or appetizers. Would buy again.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
rmn2011 (6) - - JUL 30, 2014 does not count
caramel, golden, clear, minimal head, white foam, light sweetness, light body, average carbonation, a good beer to sit back and watch sharknado 2 to. ps tara reid looks like crap

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
rondphoto (2553) - Lakeside Park, Kentucky, USA - JUL 14, 2014
bottle @ John’s Grocery / Iowa City IA --- Slightly hazy golden amber with a full head cover, swirls of lace. Taste is sweet wheat and malt. There is a little development in the palate, followed by very slight bittering to close. A small beer, but a decent addition to the list of wheat ales.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
SrSilliGose (3282) - pouring bus, New Brunswick, CANADA - APR 18, 2014
thank you very much to pepsican for courtesy tossing me this rew. some cooked broccoli. herbal vegetal dirty dough. faint muddied wheat. taste better than aroma, but some cooked vegetable notes are still offered. outputting, but not terribly offensive. just kinda offered. somewhat biting carbonation. not particularly drinkable.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Headbanger (3473) - Aurora, Illinois, USA - APR 5, 2014
12oz bottle 9/28/13 (Hy-Vee Cedar Rapids)-Pours a slightly hazy golden with a small white head. Aroma of wheat and citrus. Taste of the same with some bread. This light bodied brew was just another American style wheat.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
ajnepple (2901) - Conifer, Colorado, USA - MAR 24, 2014
12 oz bottle from Hy-Vee Muscatine. Pale orange and slightly hazy with a small white head. Aroma of bready malts, orange peel, lemon zest, banana and herbs (coriander, clove). Similar flavor, mildy sweet with a light herbal zesty bitterness and a touch of spices. Light to medium body, a little thin with soft carbonation. Not bad, pretty easy to drink.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
rosenbergh (7787) - Tampere, FINLAND - SEP 23, 2013
12 oz bottle. A. From Iowa. Thanks to John M!
Hazy golden colour with a small white head. Yeast, wheat and some sweetness in the aroma. The flavour is bready malt, wheat and some mildly sourish yeast. Drinkable light beer.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
CJMunchel (51) - Indiana, USA - MAY 4, 2013
Very solid beer but nothing special. Looks like a budweiser in color with the haziness from the wheat. Good festival beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Cavie (3898) - Fort Worth, Texas, USA - MAR 3, 2013
Bottle from Fratto. Pours a fairly clear golden color, although I left the yeast in the bottle. Like carbonation. Aroma is typical of that at the wheat beer, with citrus notes much grains and bread. Flavor is tasty with wheat notes and a lot bitter fruit with a slight bitterness and finish.

We Want To Hear From You

Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »

Page    1  2 3 4 » 15

Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2015,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
about us
About RateBeer
New Beers
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50