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Natty Greene’s Hessian Hefe-Weizen
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RATINGS: 27   MEAN: 3.22/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.13   SEASONAL: Summer   IBU: 50   EST. CALORIES: 186   ABV: 6.2%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Medium-bodied, unfiltered wheat beer with a clove & banana aroma and a refreshing, tart finish. We dubbed this German-styled wheat beer Hessian as this was the name of German volunteer soldiers in the Revolutionary War. The period flags are of the Hessian towns where the soldiers originated.


3.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Travlr (15198) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - DEC 30, 2012
Draft at the source. Cloudy variegated yellow orange. Comes with a lemon slice. Aroma of orange. Taste is slightly bitter, watery orange and lemon.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jcwattsrugger (11373) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - JUL 15, 2007
on tap @HopfestNC-pours a white head and cloudy yellow color. Aroma is clove, wheat. Taste is clove, wheat. Good effervescence.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
kp (10884) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - SEP 1, 2007
UPDATED: FEB 24, 2008 Name: Hefeweizen
Date: 09/23/2006
Mode: Draft
Source: Brewfest, Asheville

opaque pale yellowe head, sweet banana aroma with a hint of clove, creamy body, nice sweet banana flavor without being too sweet, light bitterness

Aroma: 7/10; Appearance: 6/10; Flavor: 6/10; Palate: 7/10; Overall: 12/20
Rating: 3.2/5.0
Drinkability: 8/10
Score: *4
-------- /> Date: 02/02/2008
Mode: Draft
Source: Brewpub

Appearance: opaque burnt orange, wispy off white head,
Aroma: sweet fruity malt aroma,
Flavor: sweet malt flavor, nice fruity character, light balancing spicy clove,

Aroma: 6/10; Appearance: 6/10; Flavor: 6/10; Palate: 6/10; Overall: 11/20
Rating: 2.9/5.0
Drinkability: 7/10
Score: *4

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Lubiere (10873) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 5, 2011
A hazed amber hefeweizen wit a thin white head, served with an orange wedge. In aroma, sweet banan, cloves, with light sulfury notes. In mouth, a lightly oily sweet banan malt with nice cloven notes, nice and restrained, refreshing. On tap at Greensboro location, August 14 2011.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Drake (9999) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - FEB 22, 2012
Served on draft at the Raleigh location. Pours a hazy yellow with a large frothy white head. Decent head retention. Strong wheat in the aroma with some faint citrus notes. Kinda bland. The taste is citrus, wheat, yeast and a spicy finish. Average carbonation and thin bodied.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
CaptainCougar (7133) - Columbia, Maryland, USA - JUN 14, 2009
Tap at the brewpub on 2/2/08: Pours a cloudy deep golden with a clingy-lacing frothy white head. Aroma of sweet doughy German yeast and caramely malt with a touch of banana esters. Starts fairly full-bodied and malted wheaty sweet with a good balance of bready yeast and clove spice. A nicely done hefeweizen.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
decaturstevo (5396) - decatur, Tennessee, USA - FEB 13, 2009
Hazed yellow/brown pour with creamy white head and lace. Corriander and bannanas on the nose. Clove, bannana, and a slight semi sweet maltiness. Just a bit fizzy. Very solid refreshing beer. I really liked this beer. I can’t say enough about how clean and good it was.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Beerman6686 (5190) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 26, 2014
This poured a hazy yellow with a white head. Aroma was of wheat, orange and banana. Flavor similar, clean and refreshing

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
Patrickctenchi (4627) - Cox’s Knob, columbus, Indiana, USA - DEC 12, 2014
Draft: Cloudy, yellow, with a small white head. Orange and wheat malt aroma. Sweet....orange-lemon-banana and wheat flavours. Pretty solid.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
tkrjukoff (4167) - SWEDEN - JUN 9, 2012
Tap at Natty Greene’s. Pours cloudy orange golden with a small creamy white head. Aroma is citric, yeasty, wheaty, some bananas and hay. Flavor is wheaty, yeasty, slightly bitter, fruity and bananas. Finishes a bit sweet, yeaty and fruity.


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