Brewed by Thornbridge
Style: Weizen Bock
Bakewell, England


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Aromas are a great combination of bananas, bubblegum and cloves with a slight hint of liquorice. Full bodied and chewy with a warming smooth finish.

jackafholmes' rating

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
jackafholmes (592) - - APR 27, 2014
Keg from greystones, Sheffield. Lovely aroma of banana, chocolate and cloves. Chocolate and banana flavour with a perfect smooth palate. Good stuff.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
RichardGretton (4385) - Leicestershire, ENGLAND - MAY 13, 2015
Bottle. Black beer with a good light brown coloured head. The aroma is fruity and herby with a banana and yeasty undertone. The flavour has bitterness and yeasty maltiness, with a bubblegum like weizen'ness. Overall a nice beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
anders37 (18904) - Malmö, SWEDEN - MAY 13, 2015
Bottle. Pours a dark amber color with a longlasting off-white head. Has a fruity wheat malty spicy caramel aroma. Sweetish wheat malty spicy caramel and weak dark fruit flavor. Has a sweetish wheat malty spicy caramel finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
DanielBrown (4054) - Birmingham (via Leicester), West Midlands, ENGLAND - APR 25, 2015
Bottle from Wine Lord, Birmingham. This shop is a bit overpriced. Enjoyed the beer though. Really good. Great balance, great sticky malt sweetness. Great tacky tongue touching insistence. Deserves to be higher rated. So smooth.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
AshtonMcCobb (3636) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 1, 2015
Bottle from Appellation Wines. Appearance - dark brown to black with a lovely fawn head. Nose - fruit cake, some light spice and dried fruit. Taste - prunes, toffee, light ginger, creamy boozy banana. Palate - medium bodied with a creamy texture and a drycrunchy finish. Overall - complex and enjoyable.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
nihtila (1457) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 16, 2015
1.8.2014. Dark brown, brown head. Aroma is quite sweet, caramel, malts, banana, yeast. Taste is caramel malts, less banana but some, yeast, cloves, some liquorice. A bit too heavy in sweetness and maybe abv as well.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Christian (11610) - Odense, DENMARK - MAR 13, 2015
Tap takeover at Christian Firtal. Cloudy brown with a lasting off-white head. Aroma of fresh banana with cocoa and bubblegum. Sweet fruity flavour of banana, vanilla, cocoa and milk chocolate with a touch of vineous alcohol and a slightly hoppy finish. Excellent balance

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Dedollewaitor (14482) - Odense, DENMARK - MAR 12, 2015
Tap @ C4, Odense. Pours murky Dark amber with a creamy head. Ripe banana, wheat, esters and yeast. Sweet and Warming.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Kavu (2728) - Helsinki, FINLAND - FEB 3, 2015
0,5l bottle @ One Pint Pub. Pours very dark brown with a low tan head. Aroma is malts, wheat and some alcohol. Flavor is malts, wheat, banana and alcohol. Nice.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Beer4000 (4980) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - JAN 10, 2015
On tap @ Gaasa, May 2014. Murky brown body with a dense, lacing beige head. Quite light in aroma, some malt, caramel and fruit with a nutty hint. Flavor is sweet malt, light fruity, dry fruit, yeast, low bitterness and a little hint of alcohol. Medium body and aftertaste. Fair enough, nothing more.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
tderoeck (5794) - Gent, BELGIUM - JAN 7, 2015
28/XI/14 - 50cl bottle from Bierhalle Deconinck (Vichte) @ home - BB: 21/X/15 (2014-1438)

Clear dark purple brown beer, creamy beige head, pretty stable, bit adhesive. Aroma: caramel, dried fruits, sweet, some chocolate. MF: ok carbon, medium body. Taste: bit sourish, sweet, caramel, little bitter, sugary touch. Aftertaste: alcohol, dried fruits, banana peel, bit metallic, hoppy, little sweet. Decent stuff.

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