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RATINGS: 1195   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.27   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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This is Royal Barvarian Hefeweizen. Why are the Bavarian Royal Family and King Ludwig so important to brewing history? The Bavarian Royal Family had sole rights to brewing Hefe-Weizen on Bavaria for over 200 years. No wonder we are the leading experts on wheat beers!


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
cervmagpt (327) - PORTUGAL - FEB 18, 2015
Review based on the BJCP2008 guidelines (style 15A). Bottle 50 cl - Batch unknown. AROMA: predominant wheat aroma with some vanilla and citric notes. APPEARANCE: gold color and hazy. medium white head with average retention. TASTE: sweet wheat flavour predominant with some citrusy notes. no hop flavour and low bitterness. sweet finish. no DMS or diacetyl. PALATE: medium-light body with high carbonation. efervescent. OVERALL: a hefeweizen less impressive than the competition.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
czar (5251) - Québec, Quebec, CANADA - FEB 17, 2015
pours unclear very pale golden with a nicely reviving yet thin white cap, minimal retention and lacing. spicy and peppery lemons, very fruity - white grapes, unripened bananas, wheat - quasi-tartness, citrus, cardboard, woodsy and grassy german hops. average to light carbonation, light body - slightly watery; dry, lightly astringent and herbal-spicy-woodsy-grassy finish. nice german hefe.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
GuideDogSaint (687) - Xiamen, CHINA - FEB 15, 2015
500ml bottle as Konig Ludwig at Beer House, Beijing. Pours hazy golden brown with a white head. Aroma of banana and clove. Sugary sweet finish.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Jamesthebrit (324) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - FEB 12, 2015
Aroma is clove. A little spice. Looks fine. Hazy golden with pillowy white head. Taste is smooth. Yeasty super yeasty. Clove and herbs not coming through so much which is a good thing. Palate is smooth. A little lighter. Overall a solid beer.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
AbbeyRoade (437) - Missouri, USA - FEB 12, 2015
Just an average, decent Hefeweizen. Not as light or yeasty as I am used to and without any of the clove or banana that I so love about Hefeweizens. I’d probably not even call this a Hefeweizen but more of a Weizen alone.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
TedE (368) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - FEB 11, 2015
330ml bottle into glass. Sweet savoury nose. Wheaty, almost smoked. Cloudy amber beer with thin head. Creamy mouthfeel, refreshing taste. Short wheat finish with tiny bitterness. Really good & moreish.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
alomtnez (138) - SPAIN - FEB 10, 2015
UPDATED: MAR 29, 2015 On Tap. Flute. Soft but nice aroma with cereal and banana notes. Pale and hazy colour with a small white head, scarcely persistent, that leaves a spare lacing. Taste: Softly sweet without almost bitterness. Banana, some fruity notes (peach) and clove aftertaste. Quite good weissbier.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
chuckstout (308) - Washington, USA - JAN 31, 2015
Tart fruit, wheat, bubble gum. Pours a hazy straw color with a dense white head. Big flavors of fruit and banana light body with good carbonation and some sweetness. Tasty stuff.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
BrewGoblin (532) - Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, CANADA - JAN 30, 2015
I wouldn’t buy this again but it certainly isn’t a bad beer. It is a solid "3" and pretty refreshing. Where the "natural cloudiness" comes in, I don’t know, the body is a clear as a golden bell with a foamy white head. Herbal and lightly spicy hops mingle with honey, citrus and sweet cereal in both aroma and flavour. There are also some light vegetal hints hiding in the back. A nice looking brew with some tasty bits and a dry, zazzy mouthfeel.

3.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
HopCircus (10) - Penticton, British Columbia, CANADA - JAN 27, 2015
Good solid wheat. Aroma has big cracker with hint if banana. Effervescent and light on the palette. Lots of fruit flavour mixed with bready notes. Good Heff -- rated via 'Find A Beer' for Blackberry 10


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