RateBeer
overall
79
68
style
Brewed by Thornbridge
Style: Weizen Bock
Bakewell, England

bottled
common

on tap
common

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 56   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.33   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
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

4.3
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
jackafholmes (482) - - 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.


3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Kavu (2543) - 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.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Beer4000 (4768) - 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.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
tderoeck (5510) - 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.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
VastActiv (3312) - Oulu, FINLAND - JAN 2, 2015
Bottle 0.5l at Oluthuone Leskinen, Oulu. BBE 21.10.15. Colour is dark brown with slightly brownish white head. Aromas and flavors: Berries, sweetness, wheat, grain, fruits, banana and malts. Boozy and quite undrinkable.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
jmgreenuk (5227) - Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA - DEC 19, 2014
Bottle at the Dirty Old Socks Tasting, Den Haag, December 2014. Poured a clear medium amber with a thin broken white head. The aroma is light mineral sweet malt. The flavour is light sweet with a malty mineral earthy palate. Medium bodied witn lively carbonation.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
kermis (5955) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - DEC 19, 2014
Bottle shared. Pours darkish brown with an off white head. Aroma of veggies, herbs, cloves, banana and toffee. Flavour is moderate to heavy sweet and light moderate bitter. Over medium bodied with light carbonation.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
deanso (5957) - the Hague, NETHERLANDS - DEC 19, 2014
50cl # tht December. Thin offvwhite head. Clear amber pour. Nice and drinkable.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
markoijelena (781) - Belgrade, SERBIA - DEC 9, 2014
UPDATED: JAN 7, 2015 Bottle 0.5l at tderoeck place. Thank you Tim & Marina for wonderful dinner and great time.Pour it dark brown color with medium white head.On the nose banana.Taste and aroma of banana, spices, dark fruits, little bit caramel and chewing gum.Good balanced.Interesting

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Hermod (3630) - Vantaa, FINLAND - OCT 25, 2014
Bottle @olutexpo 2014. Dark brown, thick off white head. Ripe banana, malt, wood. Flavor has sweetness, banana, mild alcohol stickiness. Heavy.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jookos (2898) - FINLAND - OCT 25, 2014
Bottle@olut xpo14. Brown hazy. Ripe banana, wheat malty nose. Pretty decent dunkelweizen nose. Soft body, smooth. Nice one.

-- bb


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page    1  2 3 4 5 6


Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2015,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50