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Straight To Ale He Ain’t Heffe
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RATINGS: 13   MEAN: 3.61/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.32   SEASONAL: Summer   IBU: 10   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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He Ain’t Heffe is our take on the traditional German hefeweizen. An unfiltered wheat beer, it has a big nose full of banana and clove, a light and fruity flavor and a very small hop profile. Sweet and refreshing … a great lawnmower beer!


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4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
horto008 (160) - Alabama, USA - JUL 6, 2012
Possibly my favorite wheat beer period. The banana, brown sugar notes are epic and it has enough flavor to make this hop lover buy it whenever liquor express sells it. Outstanding.


3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
snoworsummer (2085) - baltimore, Maryland, USA - AUG 17, 2014
Draft at the brewery. Pours hazy dark gold with a fizzy white head. Tastes like sweet wheat, banana, light bubblegum, apple, pear. Dry feel. Light body and low carbonation. Smells like light bubblegum, orange, wheat, and doughy malt.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
blutt59 (6017) - Dallas, Texas, USA - AUG 9, 2014
On tap , cloudy yellow with nice white foam, pretty good example of a hefe, tasty banana notes with some wheaty background , good finish

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
nearbeer (3677) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - JUN 29, 2014
On tap. Hazy golden with a film of cream. Nose is banana, clove and a touch of herby resin. Tastes are the same with some caramel and a finish showing some wheat toast. Near-medium body is to the dry side and has medium carbonation. Pretty good American take on the style, albeit a bit hoppy.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Erikh04 (120) - - DEC 27, 2013
Flight at heaven and ale with Brian. Great example of a German Hefeweizen. Definitely in filtered. Cloudy and thick. Great beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
rosenbergh (6687) - Tampere, FINLAND - SEP 25, 2013
Draught at the Straight to Ale Taproom, Huntsville, AL. Hazy golden colour with a tiny white head. Yeast, wheat and mild bitterness in the aroma. The flavour is yeast, wheat, dryness and bitterness. Somewhere between American Wheat and German Hefeweizen. Quite tasty anyway. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 20/20
hallfjb (1) - Alabama, USA - JUN 18, 2013 does not count
Easy to drink and very palatable. Doesn’t have a strong after taste. Perfect consistency, not too thick but not watery.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Suttree (5131) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - MAY 17, 2013
Murky yellow, thin white head. Lots of banana, bubblegum, and pineapple in the aroma. Nice soft palate. Nicely sweet, fruity, and yeasty. Banana and bubblegum, hint of dry hops in the finish.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
magsinva (878) - Virginia, USA - DEC 27, 2012
Tap at brewery - pours a clear filtered orange with a finger of white foam. Aroma is banana and brown sugar(?), but very little, if any, clove. Taste is sweet and finishes dry. Overall, solid but a tad boring and not exactly true to style. That said, it’s yummy and comes in a 20 oz glass for $5 at the brewery, so good value for money.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DiarmaidBHK (3386) - Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 27, 2012
Draft at taproom. Pours yellow with an inch of white head. Pretty clear for style. Big banana on the nose as well as on the tongue. A bit dry on the finish. Solid for style.


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