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DC Brau El Hefe Speaks


Brewed by DC Brau Brewing Company
Washington DC, Washington DC USA
Style: German Hefeweizen | Ratings: 59 | Special Seasonal | Alcohol: 5.2%
We crafted our fond farewell to summer as a collaboration with John Solomon and Chris Frashier. The pair are well known for their fine (and tasty!) work at Old Dominion in Ashburn, VA, during the mid 90s.

"EL HEFE SPEAKS!" is a traditionally brewed German-style Hefe. It is fermented around 65 F and hopped with German Tettnang hops. 11 IBUs and 5.3% ABV make this one extremely drinkable. Perfect for the start of September.

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