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RATINGS: 127   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.03   IBU: 15   EST. CALORIES: 159   ABV: 5.3%
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Our award winning Hefeweizen is one of the breweries most popular selections. Unlike the lemon-laden wheat beers that flood market today, Mission Hefeweizen is a true example of a classic Bavarian Hefeweizen - exhibiting a wonderful bouquet of clove, banana, pear, among other aromas and flavors which make this beer a refreshing and full flavored brew. Make no mistake – there is no fruit in this beer. The complex and flavorful character of our Hefeweizen is achieved by the authentic Bavarian yeast strain employed in its production. 15 IBU


2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
JorisPPattyn (8035) - Antwerpen, BELGIUM - MAY 9, 2012
Draught Small white head over golden beer with greenish shine. Sharp solvent nose, drying meat, estery, cloves. Cloves, sweet oranges, tad of mint in the finish. Low carbonation - in fact for the style utterly undercarbonated (somebody switched data with the Pils?). Wheatslickness, light body. Not convincing. Flavour is +/- right, but it presents itself lame.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
hellbilly (3249) - scottsdale über alles, Arizona, USA - APR 8, 2012
bottle at azwine 8/29/11. hazy yellow orange typical hefe colored... a minimal white head. the aroma is soapy, dusty... cardboard box kinda dusty, orange, umami/savory wheat notes, earthy and a little spicy. the smell is distinctly of cheerios from when i was a kid...and the smell of the box they came in. the flavor is the same...ish. there is a little banana thing going on at the end, notes of lemon pledge/artificial perfume and a spiciness on the finish. also, as it warms there is something in there which tastes like the aftertaste when i eat salmon skin...weird. not terrible all together, just not great...and odd. it is flat and rather dead on the tongue... i want this style to be crisp and pop. it should be lively and this falls short. 6/3/6/2/12

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
adnielsen (9479) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - MAR 16, 2012
Bottle in AZ. Pours a hazy, golden orange appearance with a very lively, white head. Spicy clove, lemon peel citrusy, light banana, apple/pear, wheat malty aroma. Fairly spicy, banana/citrus fruity, somewhat sharp wheat malty flavor with a bubbly, highly carbonated mouth feel. Not bad but the carbonation seems really high to me.

2.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Radek Kliber (6519) - Toronto (Can) Krotoszyn (Pol), POLAND - MAR 14, 2012
Bottle 355 ml
Aroma: frontal tartness, flat single aroma set up. Bit funky. 4-
Appearance: clear golden look with medium light white top. 3-
Body , Flavour , Palate and Final Notes: medium light bodied. Creamy with slight wild funk feel. I don’t think that was intended but worked fine. As German hefe this is fail as beer over all I don’t mind. My first funky Kristal.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ron (2691) - Rochester, New York, USA - MAR 10, 2012
Pours a hazy golden hue typical of hefeweizen brews. The nose is that of cloves and bananas. The flavor has the same clove and banana as the nose. The mouthfeel is light with a slight amount of tangyness at the finish. A decent Hefe but not up there with the Germans.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
r464 (1946) - Earth, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 27, 2011
Cloudy golden amber color with a thin off white head. Wheat, spice, and a hint of fruit. Nice body, finish is full but not crisp.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jcwattsrugger (11233) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - DEC 8, 2011
22oz bottle-pours a thin white head with hazy yellow color. Aroma is fruit. Taste is fruit,/spice hops, grain/wheat.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
omega (724) - NEW ZEALAND - NOV 25, 2011
With a hint of cloves on the nose I thought that the palate was a little flat with little carbonation. Guessing this beer did not travel well.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Sammy (8947) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - NOV 16, 2011
Bottle from Premiere Gourmet. No a great representative of the style, this beer has some spot-on characteristics of the style and some poor ones. Pours unfiltered look, but also light orange with rising carbonation bubbles. Some orange and wheat aroma but also a little stinky. Sour wheat was OK, some sips tasty, but also off notes. A bit thin for the style. I did not finish the bottle.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Leafs93 (1752) - Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 10, 2011
Pours light orange with very minimal white head. Aroma is banana, cloves, bubblegum and hay. Taste is sweet with muted tartness on the finish. Light and airy mouthfeel. Overwll this was decent and not as bad as oher reviews hve stated.


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