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Brewed by Weissbierbrauerei G. Schneider & Sohn
Style: Weizen Bock
Kelheim, Germany

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RATINGS: 3205   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.99   IBU: 16   EST. CALORIES: 246   ABV: 8.2%
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Deep and complex – for big and relaxing moments by the fire.

Dark-ruby colored wheat doppelbock with a creamy fine head. Strong notes of ripe bananas, raisins and plums meet liquorice and roasty aromes. Full-bodied and warming, with a well-balanced and smooth finish. The ideal companion for hearty roast meat, venison and also fruity chocolate desserts, “Kaiserschmarrn” (pancakes), “Elisenlebkuchen” (christmas cookies) or blue cheese.

Oldest wheat doppelbock of Bavaria. Since 1907. 18.5°


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2.1
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
Hanuta06 (381) - Washington, USA - MAY 13, 2013
Serving: from bottle--purchased at Allendörfer. Aroma: lightly yeasty-soapy aroma. Appearance: large, rocky, off-white, initial head with fair lacing and mostly lasting longevity. Hazy, dark-amber to light-brown body. Taste: moderately sweet, caramel malty initial flavor and heavily to harshly sweet finish with long duration. Palate: medium body, oily texture, fizzy carbonation and alcholic finsih feel. Overall: Yuk. Aroma didn’t pique my interest, but appearance was great and made up for the aroma. Then it was time to taste . . . and yuk. This stuff was too sweet for me. I wouldn’t drink it again.


4.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
cattaneopapa (224) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - MAY 24, 2015
500ml bottle from Summerhill LCBO. 8.2% Alc./Vol. Pours a hazy ruby brown colour with one finger of lasting white head. Aroma of cherries, yeast. Taste is so complex that it’s hard to identify each flavour. Cherries and bananas are present for sure along with some plum notes. Finishes a bit spicy.

4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
zacgillbanks (2981) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - MAY 23, 2015
Bottle from Rehills, Newcastle. A very dark brown hazy coloured beer with a spicy plum, marzipan and chocolate flavours followed by burnt currants, sherry and liquorice notes on the warming finish. Superb!

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
minutemat (2252) - Shrewsbury, Shropshire, ENGLAND - MAY 20, 2015
500ml bottle @ Chez Sophie, Shrewsbury. Pours hazy muddy brown with orange hints. Gorgeous overripe banana aroma. Will never get tired of that. Creamy textures with luscious banana & vanilla yeast esters. One of the greats.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
johnnymusky (488) - Minnesota, USA - MAY 17, 2015
Way solid beer....really good stuff...great berry and wheat flavor...smooth and enjoyable....(#480)

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
DocJitsu (1182) - Florida, USA - MAY 15, 2015
Pours a very murky dull green-brown with an immediately vanishing head. A smoky character on the nose with date and tartness. Moderately thick. Drinks like a quad with a faint tartness and some earthy notes at the finish.

4.5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
kptNemo (15) - GERMANY - MAY 14, 2015
Butelka 0,5 l. Barwa bursztynowa ciemna, lekko metna. Piana wspaniale puszysta, jednolita, stabilna. Zapach lekko owocowy, drozdzowy. Poczatek bananowy z dodatkiem gozdziköw. Wyrazny ciemny owoc sliwka. Roslinka, trawiasty smaczek na koncöwce goryczka chmielowa. Pomimo wysokiej zawartosci alkohol nie mocno dominujäcy. Fantastyczny podwöjny pszeniczny kozlak nie tylko na zimowe wieczory przy kominku ;-)

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
mircoas (187) - ITALY - MAY 13, 2015
50cl @ bottle. Scura di stile tedesco. Bottiglia troppo frizzantina ma comunque piacevolissima.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
tectactoe (3084) - Michigan, USA - MAY 13, 2015
UPDATED: MAY 14, 2015 Bottle: Swampy brown pour; tons of haze with a puffy, off-white, well retaining head. Aroma of bubblegum, spicy yeast, clove, banana, apple skins, mild prune, soft wheat, modest phenols, black cherry, dry wheat, toasted caramel, a hint of cardamom & cocoa dust. Pretty complex. First sip coats the palate with a blanket of toasted wheat. Lots of bubblegum, banana, & clove from the yeast esters alongside a moderate alcoholic warmth. Notes of overripe dark fruits, corianders, orange, prune, white pepper, dates, & slightly stale toffee towards the finish. Maybe just a touch over-carbonated. Lofty mouth feel. Overall, nice stuff, though I probably prefer Weihensteph’s Vitus.

4.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
racedom (23) - Guadalajara, SPAIN - MAY 12, 2015
Dark brown color with small head. Aroma has malt, chocolate and ripe fruits. Taste is malty sweet with a long nice only a little bitter finish. Flavors of ripe fruits, plums, caramel, malt banana and some spices. Very tasty.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
bleble (26) - - MAY 12, 2015
Bottiglia. La bevevo spesso qualche anno fa in un pub fornito di birre di buona qualità. Gusto molto complesso ma grddevole


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