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


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RATINGS: 3181   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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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
dye (2) - - JAN 25, 2013
Top beer, great taste, sweet, drinkable beverage for special occasion. Should try it at least once

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Teran (111) - Belgrade, SERBIA - APR 18, 2015
Butterscotch in colour, butterscotch in taste. Very good beer, fizzy. Dark purple brown is very special colour, very natural look. So much taste in weiss! Powerful in alcohol, powerful in everything.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
madchemist83 (132) - USA - APR 15, 2015
Bottle from January 10th 2014. Wheat, yeasty, fruity aromas. Hints of pear. Banana. Copper brown. Thick off white head that stays forever. Dried fruit and banana bread in the taste. Some warming alcohol sensation. Great.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
maley1 (865) - calgary, Alberta, CANADA - APR 14, 2015
Hazy dark copper pour with small off white head. Aroma of malts, butterscotch, yeast, fruits, wheat and bread dough. Taste of wheat, caramel malts, banana, cloves, yeast, bready and faint fruits. Full bodied, creamy mouthfeel, slight orange peel on the finish. Perfectly balanced, awesome beer!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
damjan (22) - CROATIA - APR 14, 2015
50cl bottle. Pours brown colour with big brownish head. Aroma of raisins. Very strong taste. Low bitterness. Full bodied and well balanced. Very nice aftertaste.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
digopossobon (325) - MACAE, BRAZIL - APR 13, 2015
A: Malte torrefeito, um pouco de whisky, woody, butterscotch A: brown, cloudy, frothy, brown foam, beautiful T: heavy cloying sweetness, lightly bitter, lightly sour, alcoholic P: full body, creamy, fizzy, astringent, long finish, O: Really good beer!!! One of the favorites!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Maakun (1157) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - APR 13, 2015
Bottle. Dark brown, almost ruby hue with big but fast disapearing cream colored head. Lots of cloves, brown sugar, brown bread, Indian spices, massala, honey. Medium sweet with hint of tart fruits and light sicy bitter finish. Medium to full bodied with lovely creamy feel, light alcohol presence and carbonation a bit on the high side. Very nice.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
beerme31 (537) - Holly Springs, North Carolina, USA - APR 9, 2015
Pours dark brown, medium off-white head. Aroma of caramel, dark malts and fruit, licorice. Medium-high sweet taste. Medium-light body, thin texture, sweet but not too sweet finish. Very good overall.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
lordsimmons (43) - Berlin, GERMANY - APR 9, 2015
Wow this beer was good. It was like drinking liquid candy. I would get this again but the ABV was so high!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
klm1 (342) - - APR 7, 2015
Dark purple brown colour with compact head. Aroma of dark fruits, plums, especially bananas. Taste of dark fruits, bananas. Nice malty aftertaste which is very well balanced. Overall: Very good beer, representative example of this style.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
60minuteman (989) - West Chester, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 5, 2015
Tapped at Asbury Festhaul and Biergarten. Excellent alcohol retention but never gave the slightest hint of foul filmy resin. Caramel sweetness only enhanced the malt and fruit. Many facets to this baby. Good stuff.

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