RateBeer
overall
95
100
style
Brewed by Bayerische Staatsbrauerei Weihenstephan
Style: Dunkelweizen
Freising, Germany
Serve in Stein, Weizen

bottled
common

on tap
common

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 1458   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.58   EST. CALORIES: 159   ABV: 5.3%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Supple, malty and mellow. Its harmonious flavour is the great strength of our dark wheat beer.


darkseduction's rating

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
darkseduction (629) - Zweibrücken, - AUG 31, 2012
Bottle 50cl. Wonderful dark roast aroma, balanced with the right amount of yeast, perfectly carbonated. Refreshinh. Great!


3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Sjohnh (250) - Coventry, West Midlands, ENGLAND - DEC 13, 2014
Lovely stuff. Chestnut brown with a lasting white head and good lacing. Medium, frothy body. Banana, clove and malts on the nose, these plus bread in the taste. Enjoyed that a lot.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
hank37 (107) - banksia grove, AUSTRALIA - DEC 13, 2014
Plum and blueberries on the nose and a grassy, bready backbone with hints of aforementioned plum and blueberry, finishes dry. Solid as expected.

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
budedou (430) - Saint Etienne, FRANCE - DEC 9, 2014
Aroma pugent dried sweet bananas, can’t help but feeling it is a bit artificial. Nice colour, tast like the artificial sweet dried bananas which overpowers the beer. I don’t know how this could be rated so high....

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
HighlanderOne (1024) - Bergen County, New Jersey, USA - DEC 6, 2014
Poured from bottle. Aroma of malt and candy. Cloudy brown with thick lacing head. Flavors of wheat, caramel, smoke, bubble gum and yeast. Slightly watery but way drinkable. Decent but I thought it would be better.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
minihame2 (215) - Tokyo, JAPAN - DEC 6, 2014
Pours brown, murky body, thickish latte coloured head. Aroma has banana, grain and a hint of cherry. Sweet taste at first, has some candylike flavours. Turns toward bitter and malty near the end. Mouthfeel is slick and a bit foamy due to the carbonation. Very enjoyable and easy to drink.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
PapaSkeetSkeet (861) - Providence, Rhode Island, USA - DEC 2, 2014
Pours amber-to-light-brown, cloudy, 1 and 1/2 inches of pinkish-light-tan head with moderate rate of decay to 2mm frothy residual layer. Aroma is multigrain bread, tart wheat beer flavor, light cloves, maybe even a bit of lactic. Body is light, fairly watery, but with fat carbonation presence accompanied by considerable burn. Overall, a soft blanket feel despite wateriness. Flavor is light grain, a tad bit sweet, like a desert bread, bread crust, hint of spice (less clove though...) As I taste, the relatively simple flavor is made more complex by the noticeable aroma. A very nice, dunkelweizen with a pleasantly simple flavor profile. Lots of breadiness and lack of flaws are chief merits.

3.4
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
King_Alex_II (108) - SWITZERLAND - DEC 2, 2014
Strong wheat taste. Very strong malty body. In comclusion: a very nourishing dark wheat beer.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Horo (56) - - NOV 24, 2014
Praktycznie bez goryczki, wyczuwalna pszenica, banany, lekkie biszkopty. Mętne z drobinami osadu, piana kremowa, przyzwoita, w smaku pełne. Ogólnie zgadzam się z człowiekwiadro :D

2.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
nicocanta (46) - - NOV 21, 2014
Mouais. Quand meme plus de caractère que la original mais ca reste pas fabuleux. Très très moyen.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
markextrae (1322) - NETHERLANDS - NOV 21, 2014
shared 50cl botte. poured a darker brown colour with a tanned head. chocolate, banana, caramel malt, wheat, yeast, some toffee, malts, pretty tasty


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 » 146


Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2014,
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