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RATINGS: 22   MEAN: 3.56/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.38   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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A South German style wheat ale. This beer is served traditionally cloudy due to the suspended yeast(hefe=yeast). Banana and clove esters are characteristics of this wonderful yeast strain from Weinstephan.


3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
mike5203 (38) - Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 2, 2013
WOW, one of the best beers I have had in a long time. Got this as a treat at a tasting. It reminded my of some beers brought back from Germany. Poured cloudy, with a nice white head. It had a nice banana and spice aroma and flavor. I can’t wait to visit State College!

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
SudsMcDuff (5658) - .....Manchester United.........., Texas, USA - AUG 31, 2012
Had on draft @ Otto’s brewpub, in the NeW location, in State College,PA .. . pours with decent foam .. lacing is dreamy .. . lots of cloves and spiced banana dessert .. . light mouth .. some good stuff here .. .. . . tap that stack of paper, makes us feel better!

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
DiarmaidBHK (3161) - Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 24, 2012
Draft at brewpub. Pouts yellow with a nice amount if cloudiness and a half an inch of white foam. Nice banana notes on the nose. Big banana and clove notes on the tongue. Finishes clean. Very good example of style.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
jcwattsrugger (11004) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - DEC 12, 2011
on tap-pours an off white head and cloudy yellow/orange color. Aroma is clove/banana, secondary medium malt. Taste is clove/banana, secondary wheat/medium malt, spice hops. OK effervescence.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jb (2056) - Rochester, New York, USA - AUG 20, 2011
An excellent hefe and I’m a big fan of the style. On tap at the brewpub. Cloudy, murky orange brown. Traditional bananas and cloves nose. Banana bread palate. Very full and rich. Sweet start and sour finish. Great!

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
jar72404 (426) - USA - AUG 10, 2011
On tap at brewpub. Cloudy dark orange with thin white head. Aroma is banana. Flavor is banana, caramel and hay. Refreshing and smooth.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
anders37 (15503) - Malmö, SWEDEN - JUL 24, 2011
Draft @ the brewpub. Pours a hazy pale orange color with a small off-white head. Has a fruity spicy wheat malty banana aroma. Sweetish wheat malty spicy banana flavor. Has a sweetish wheat malty spicy finish.

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
johnmeier1 (13) - Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 2, 2011
Aroma has citrus, banana, hay. Appearance is golden, hazy, cloudy, frothy. Taste is medium sweetness, lightly bitter, and amazing for a domestic Hefe. Palate is light body, lively carbonation. Really my favorite beer from Ottos in a while.

3.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Beerapprentice (207) - Hopatcong, New Jersey, USA - MAY 22, 2009
Light aroma of spicy cloves, wheat, and plantain chips. Colour is a cloudy yellow with nice large white head. Tastes of corn, malts, and plantain. Good beer!

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
TomDecapolis (4394) - Lawrence, Kansas, USA - OCT 26, 2008
Bottle pours a hazy golden with a medium bubbly white head. Aroma of ripe bananas, clove, cereal grains, wheat and citrus notes. Flavor of the same, more citrus in the flavor. Well done fresh and refreshing.


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