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RATINGS: 71   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.52/5   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 13   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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Drink it straight to appreciate the light tartness... Or repeat these words "Ich bin ein Berliner" and add a bit of elderflower, raspberry or Blackcurrant syrup. Hops: Hallertau Tradition Malts: Wheat malt and two row pilsner


3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
SinH4 (2407) - Garching b. München, GERMANY - APR 19, 2016
Bottle. Hazy pale yellow color with big white head. Aroma is wheaty, with lacto and tart fruits, mostly citrus peel. Taste is wheaty, lightly tart, more lacto and citrus, and a refreshing crisp tart finish. Light-bodied. A good Berliner Weisse with a hint of a bigger wheat body than other examples (probably due to the > 4%). Silky mouthfeel, but with a high crisp carbonation. Great balance. One of the few American Berliner Weisses that I would actually call a Berliner Weisse :D

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Grumbo (1194) - Ipswich, Suffolk, ENGLAND - JAN 25, 2016
Bottle from bierpost.com. Pours a cloudy pale yellow/amber with an initially large white head soon dissipating to nothing. Aroma of citrus, spice, wheat, sharp but with a hint of sweet syrup. Medium sourness, masks a medium sweetness which develops as the sour subsides. Body is quite light, texture is thin. Finish is a tart/sweet mix. Whilst not a style I typically favour, I liked it.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
atrox (615) - Kraków, POLAND - JAN 24, 2016
Clear, golden colour; great, white head. Tart aroma, some lemon and lacto. Gentle tartness in taste, also sweet taste. Lack of berliner wiesse character.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Koelschtrinker (16417) - Köln (Cologne), GERMANY - JAN 5, 2016
Säuerlicher, ziemlich trockener Antrunk. Geringe Bitterkeit, sinkende Säure. Starke Karbonisierung, etwas Zitrone. Etwas holzig. 12/11/11/11/12/11

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
impuritylaw (62) - Freibierg, GERMANY - DEC 9, 2015
Bottle bbe 15.02.16. Light yellow, strawy coloured beer with a white quickly vanishing white head. Aroma: Lemon, sour, lactic acidity, light wheat malts. Taste: Dry, citrus, tart, light body. No hoppy bitterness. Long lemony acetous finish. Overall: Pretty refreshing beer, with a strong aroma/taste of lemon (that is a bit intense tastewise, almost in an artificial direction). Nevertheless a nice Berliner Weisse.

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
ElDesmadre (3078) - Mikołów, POLAND - OCT 12, 2015
Bottle. Quite tart with a lemony acidity, lactic notes and honeyish notes. Not really convincing, lacks character somewhat.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Chopper925 (402) - Gross Gerau, GERMANY - OCT 7, 2015
Bottle. Slightly hazy, light yellow color, foamy white head. Distinctive sour, tart smell, reminds me of wet wood, absolutely authentic. Sour taste, dry, nearly no bitterness. Thin texture, very fizzy carbonation. Light touch of wheat in the aftertaste, the sourness fades slowly away. Great to see such a good Berliner Weisse from another country, it’s got fairly hard to get such a good Weisse here in Germany.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Pailhead (6376) - Plymouth, Michigan, USA - SEP 12, 2015
On tap: The aroma consists of citrus, lemon, wheat, and must. It’s a hazy dull golden-orange with a small white head that quickly fades to a thin ring. The flavor starts with citrus and a touch of wheat. The finish has moderate tart lemon and a touch of must. It’s light bodied with moderate carbonation.

3.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 12/20
damzz (445) - Massachusetts, USA - SEP 1, 2015
Pours a hazy yellow with a white head. Nose is citrus. Palate is medium light. Taste is sour. Hops not apparent. Half Liter bottle No "Born on Date"

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
MoritzF (9267) - Ottobrunn, GERMANY - AUG 30, 2015
(bottle) Hazy, yellow colour with a big and blond, also quite persistent foamy head. Yeasty, moderately wheat-malty aroma with a distinctive lactic touch, accompanied by notes of citrus and lemon peel. Moderately sour flavour, light bodied with a modest carbonation. Dry and citrus-fruity, moderately wheaty taste with lactic and funky yeasty notes; moderately sour and mildly tart and fruity finish. Refreshing. 06.V.15


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