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Schneider Weisse Tap X Meine Porter Weisse

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


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RATINGS: 272   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.6   IBU: 24   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
During a meeting of brewing artists in London, Georg VI. Schneider and his friend Alistar had the unique idea of uniting both the English porter and the Bavarian wheat beer styles... A thought turned into reality and Schneider Weisse’s newest TAP X ’Meine Porter Weisse’, was born! TAP X ’Meine Porter Weisse’ is a singularly stunning new creation which expertly showcases the depths of the range these two heavyweights of beer, when tapped into, then offer. For the creation of the new TAPX 2014, George Schneider drew inspiration from some of his English brewing colleagues, “If you intensively busy yourself with the history of porter, closely examine its aroma profile and compare it to a classic wheat beer, you’ll soon realize that there is a basis for the development of an expressive character on this union”, says Schneider Weisse brewmaster Hans-Peter Drexler, when he explains the emergence of this new TAPX. “A historically bold but in taste ultimately a very appropriate combination of two wayward beer styles,”Drexler concludes. TAPX Meine Porter Weisse shimmers ebony-colored in your glass, crowed with a fine-pored, creamy head. Hints of chocolate and coffee come to your mind. The roasting flavors flatter your palate and award the beer with fine bitterness. A pleasantly dry mouthfeel completes this enjoyment. The complex aroma profile is the expression of a successful association of these contrasting beer styles. Georg Schneider himself gives us some of his own suggestions for possible food pairings with the new TAP X: „Personally, I’ve been enjoying the pairing of our TAPX ’Meine Porter Weisse’ most with hefty sausages or smoked bacon...it is then, when some wonderful memories of ’evenings at the pub’ back in London, arise.”

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
gunnar (6581) - Sandnes, NORWAY - AUG 11, 2015
Bottle from Bierzwerg, Greven. Pours pitch black with a big creamy tanned head. Aroma of dark light roasted malts, dark fruits and yeast with a delicious whiff of liquorice. Smooth & creamy mouthfeel. Taste is weak sweet, dark malty with solid dark fruits lingering, tasty and moreish beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
fombe89 (693) - Asturias, SPAIN - JUL 26, 2015
Botella de @Vivalabirra, Oviedo 26/07/2015. BBD: 02/01/2016. Color negro, espuma beige poco persistente, aromas torrefactos, sabor maltoso, torrefacto, final seco.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
mabel (7447) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - JUL 22, 2015
[7083-20150228] 1pt9.4floz bottle. Fruity banana grains aroma. Hazy, dark brown black body with a long-lasting creamy off-white head. Roasted woody grains and fruity banana flavour. Medium-full body. Good. (7/3/7/3/15) 3.5

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
SeniorZozo (303) - Budapest, HUNGARY - JUL 18, 2015
The aroma is sweet banana, chewing gum and some sweet tobacco. The flavor is somewhat bitter and fruity with some cloying wheaty notes.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
JohnnyJ (4943) - San Diego, California, USA - JUL 7, 2015
Bottle. Dark amber brown pour, with a light tan head. Roast, fruity esters, wheat, moderately sweet, mild coffee, and notes of chocolate and banana. Medium bodied. Ok.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
drowland (7051) - Georgia, USA - JUL 5, 2015
6/29/15. 750mL bottle from Bleu Cafe, purchased by my dad, thankfully (expensive at a bar). Dark Amber pour with a nice khaki head, good lacing. Nice aroma, really does remind of a mix of porter and weisse... light fruitiness, but also coffee, caramel. Nice flavor, soft wheat, caramel, chocolate, coffee, light banana. Not bad.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ungstrup (30676) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - JUL 2, 2015
Bottled. A hazy amber beer with a huge tan head. The aroma has notes of malt and caramel. The flavor is sweet malt, caramel, wheat, and fruits, leading to a dry finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
madsberg (10801) - Søborg, DENMARK - JUL 2, 2015
Bottled. Brownish colorued. Unclear. dense light brown head. aroma. sweetness, light roast, spice. flavour. herbs, sweetness, roast, medium bodied. sweet and light roasted bitter. end .

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Desverger (4188) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUL 2, 2015
Bottle@Yespr’s - dark brown to black pour with beige head. Aroma and taste is a mix of sweet and toasty malts, some dark dried fruits, some banana, light spices, pretty decent brew overall.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Pinball (11516) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUL 2, 2015
hazy brown, small fluffy light brown. aroma is dark fruity, faint malty. flavor is dark dried fruity, very nice and tight.

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