Brewed by Pressure Drop
Style: German Hefeweizen
Hackney, England
Serve in Weizen


on tap

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RATINGS: 89   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.17/5   EST. CALORIES: 114   ABV: 3.8%
Bottle conditioned; Regular Foraged Herb Hefeweisse. A pale and hazy wheat beer with pronounced herbal notes, this beer has hints of clove, citrus, and banana. Conceived as a perfect match to classic roast chicken, Wu Gang will also go nicely with spicy food. Low in alcohol but with plenty of flavour, this one is a perfect thirst-quencher on a summer’s day.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Garrold (4358) - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - SEP 6, 2013
Keg at Leeds International Beer Festival. 4.0%. Cloudy straw colour. One of the brewers invited me to guess the herb in this. The nearest I got was fennel. (Well, thats what the missus thought). He then went on to say he wanted this to taste a bit like a red sauce. I thought, oh yeah, it does too. Slightly spicy, fruity. Good job. Except later his colleague said to me, "Bread sauce, not red sauce!". I’m not really cut out for this tasting lark...

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 16/20
cgarvieuk (21899) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - DEC 25, 2013
Keg at the vintage... Light hazy yellow... Small white head... Dry zezty lemon nose... Too cold... Very juicy... Light sharp lemon... Really clean and refreshing... Little pricy but crackin

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Beersiveknown (5076) - NORTHERN IRELAND - FEB 5, 2014
Bottle from ales by mail. Love the artwork!
hazy burnished gold with fluffy white head collapsing to a mere lacing. Spicey, slightly tart aroma of cloves, black pepper and lemon peel. Medium body and full of flavour for its fairly diminutive strength. Interesting peppery tingle and a woodsy sage like herbal note, slight szechwan like tongue tingle in a dry finish. Its like a grisette saison.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
davidtjm (1074) - Berlin, GERMANY - MAR 7, 2015
Tap. Pour is gold with a frothy head, aroma is strong citrus, banana. Taste is citrus, clove. Good

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
MissPxx (959) - Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 24, 2015
Fruity and gingery aroma. Tastes like ginger beer. Cloudy gingery appearance. Quite a bit of sediment. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
teorn88 (6742) - Out of the EU, Greater London, ENGLAND - NOV 4, 2014
Backlog rating. Bottle from Oddbins London Bridge. It pours a hazy light straw color with a medium white soapy white head. Aroma is grassy and herbal with citrus and banana notes. Taste is medium bitter with light grains, more grassy hops and an interesting herbal profile alongside orange peel. Light to medium body with good carbonation. Overall, I enjoyed this one quite a lot.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
6bottlepack (196) - Devon, ENGLAND - AUG 20, 2016
Bottle from Hops & Crafts Exeter,pours hazy pale gold ,white head. Aroma of lemon,thyme,sage ,bread & banana . Taste is not as herby as expected from the aroma ,lemon,banana ,fresh bread ,biscuit & lightly herby . Light bodied & smooth . The finish is slowly drying with more bread ,lemon ,banana with some spicy notes & more of the herbal flavours coming thru. An interesting summer refreshet !

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Theydon_Bois (17245) - Hazlemere, the lower Xhitlerns, Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - JAN 21, 2013
Bottle at Chriso Snow Tasting, from an offie in Hackney via Rilester, 20/01/13. Hazed light yellow with a white head that clears to edgeing and filmage. Nose carries herbs, clove, lemon, yeast, orange pith. Taste comprises light wheat, herbs, spice, citrus, bready notes, orange. Medium bodied, soft carbonation, light bittern notes in the finish. A really decent effort from a new brewery and lots of flavour for 3.4%!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
zacgillbanks (4551) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - DEC 1, 2013
Bottle from Rehills, Newcastle. This is a cloudy yellow beer with lemon and vanilla flavours, a spicy zesty citrus body and a light floral spicy finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
johndoughty (5006) - cheslyn hay, West Midlands, ENGLAND - DEC 17, 2013
Bottle.Cloudy yellow with a small head. Medium body with some spiciness.Different and quite interesting.

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