Brewed by Bayerische Staatsbrauerei Weihenstephan
Style: Dunkelweizen
Freising, Germany
Serve in Stein, Weizen


on tap

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RATINGS: 1567   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.59   EST. CALORIES: 159   ABV: 5.3%
Supple, malty and mellow. Its harmonious flavour is the great strength of our dark wheat beer.

IslandHaole's rating

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
IslandHaole (1130) - Mililani, Hawaii, USA - JAN 8, 2013
A hazy copper colored beer with a beige head. Sweet malts with plenty of bready aroma and hints of some noble hops. Sweet malt & yeast with some caramel tastes, sticky feel. Haven’t had this style for quite some time, seems like visiting a friend you haven’t seen for a while.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
jamesie1857 (1712) - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - OCT 2, 2015
500ml bottle from Beers of Europe - GUSHER! - Hazy light brown body with a massive off-white head. Nose is yeast, banana with some cloves-hints and apple-peel. Tastes is quite malty, with the aroma notes making themselves known. Lively carbonated and medium bodied. Ends in a quick yeasty finish. Refreshing and really good!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
nihtila (1928) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - OCT 1, 2015
Keg at Bow Bar. Pours hazy amber. Nose is banana, spices, wheat. Tastes wheat, light sweetness, light spices.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
Zlotta (445) - Amstelveen, NETHERLANDS - SEP 27, 2015
0.5 l bottle from Firma Bier, best before 14/1/2016. Hazy, dark golden orange with a huge, creamy, slowly diminishing, tan head. Yeasty-spicy, slightly fruity aroma of ripe banana, nuts, cloves, some caramel. Sweetish, yeasty-spicy taste of ripe banana, caramel nuts and some clove, followed by a short, yeasty, slightly sourish and gently bitter finish. Medium body, creamy mouthfeel, soft to average carbonation. Apart from the ugly yeast flocs a very round beer, highly quaffable. Good.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Anthobeers (30) - - SEP 26, 2015
Arômes bien marqués, apparence foncée, goût qui m’a laissé un très bon souvenir, un palais qui passe bien, globalement très bien

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
N3lson1 (578) - Long Valley, New Jersey, USA - SEP 13, 2015
Drank from a nonic glass poured from a 500ml bottle. Pours a nice magohany, brown, hazy color with tons of fluffy white head. Has wonderful aromas of malts with a hint of banannas you get from the Hefeweizens. Wonderfully complex beer, sweet, and delicious!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
GuideDogSaint (867) - Xiamen, CHINA - SEP 13, 2015
500ml bottle from Metro, Xiamen. Pours hazy dark amber with a white head. Smoky aroma with malt and banana. Sweet finish with a little bitterness.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
ordybill (764) - Douglasville, Georgia, USA - SEP 6, 2015
Poured from a 500 MLK bottle into a pint glass. This beer has a fantastic amber color with a sweet and smoky aroma. A crisp palate that is very satisfying. A world class beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Dal9000 (330) - Ohio, USA - AUG 30, 2015
��sampled at 2015 Dayton Alefest = Pours dark golden with a creamy white head. Initial sweet caramel taste. Finished sweet. ---Rated via Beer Buddy

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
S_Side_Smitty (614) - Lakeland, Florida, USA - AUG 29, 2015
Pours orange-brown & cloudy with a thick off white head. Aroma is sweet & estery with banana-clove and spices. Taste is heavy banana-clovey magnificence and very very smooth. There’s some faint prickly bitterness laced with spice in the mid that smooths out again at the finish. Rich and decadent overall. Nice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
rouhlas (1455) - GREECE - AUG 29, 2015
From tap. Dark brown color with beige head. Aroma is malty, roasted, caramel, spicy yeasty, fruity. Sweet and bitter taste like aroma. Medium oily body with average carbonation.

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