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RATINGS: 311   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.25   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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Authentic wheat beer, brewed in the Southern German tradition, won the Silver Medal in 1997 and the Gold Medal at the 2000 in GABF.. Penn Weizen is top-fermented, cask-conditioned, and very effervescent with a slight hint of tangy clove flavor.


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2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
sodakotakid (230) - Belle Fourche, South Dakota, USA - DEC 4, 2012
Pours a nice golden orange with a minimal white head. This beer has a sour citrus flavor with a lot of banana also. there is olso a sour grain flavor with a lot of spices in the back ground.


3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
merc7186 (1957) - North Tonawanda, New York, USA - JUN 11, 2014
Aroma: Wheat, Mild Banana Appearance: Hazy Golden Straw Hue, Passes Some Light, Thin White Head Ring, Almost No Lacing Taste: Wheat, Mild Bubble Gum Mouthfeel: Mediocre Carbonation, Light to Medium Bodied, mildly Sweet

2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
sonnycheeba (3295) - Federal Hill, Baltimore, Maryland, USA - MAY 18, 2014
Sample pour at a festival. Pours hazy brownish yellow with creamy white head. Aroma is banana, bready malts, floral notes, cloves, and some orange zest. Flavor is bready malts, banana, sugar, and Belgian yeast esters; a little thin with a dry finish. Light/medium body and low carbonation.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
snoworsummer (1858) - baltimore, Maryland, USA - MAY 18, 2014
Draft at Beer and Bacon. Pours opaque orange gold with a fizzy white head. Tastes lightly sweet, like wheat and banana, light orange. Light body and low carbonation. Smells like sweet banana and wheat, light bubblegum.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
BeerandBlues2 (9355) - Hanover, Maryland, USA - MAY 17, 2014
Tap. Pours cloudy yellow with a medium, frothy white head, medium retention with light lacing. Aroma is cooked bananas, spicy and earthy wheat malt. Flavor is earthy and spicy wheat malt, banana and cloves with a dry finish. Medium body and carbonation.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
cazort (513) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 13, 2014
A relatively light, clean hefeweizen, very well-executed. Moderate banana aroma, without being too estery, a few hints of spice. I thought this was among the best examples of an American brewery’s attempt at emulating the hefeweizen style. Not the most complex beer, but smooth and easy drinking, and very enjoyable.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
callmemickey (2469) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 9, 2014
Hazy straw yellow body, no head, no lacing. Orange peel, wheat, banana, and clove. Medium bodied, gentle carbonation, mild finish. Ok.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jsmerig (1198) - Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 25, 2013
Pours a hazy pale yellow. Aroma of cloves and spice. Taste is spicy and clove with a mild after taste. Not bad. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
bth122 (1226) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 25, 2013
Bottle. Golden yellowish color. Aroma is cloves, slight lemon wheat. Light sweetness. Average carbonation. Meh.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
gmellison (410) - Colorado, USA - AUG 9, 2013
bottle thanks to adnielsen. pours a bright cloudy wheat, with aroma of citrus and banana. taste is piney and citrusy, pretty good.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
TwoSipDip (8880) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - AUG 7, 2013
Bottle @ home via trade with weihenweizen. Pours a hazy/cloudy yellow orange appearance with a spritzy white head that doesn’t have the best retention. Tons of spices, banana bread, lots of clove, somewhat herbal effervescent aroma that is quite nice. Slightly sweet wheat, very chewy herbal, tangy spicy, clove, nutmeg flavor. Very nice American-made Hefeweizen.


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