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

bottled
common

on tap
common

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 1551   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.59   EST. CALORIES: 159   ABV: 5.3%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Supple, malty and mellow. Its harmonious flavour is the great strength of our dark wheat beer.


Jethro6191's rating

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Jethro6191 (494) - Indiana, USA - AUG 25, 2012
Pours a cloudy copper with a huge off-white head. Clove, banana, and bubblegum aromas. Sweet bready flavor with wheat, banana, clove, and bubblegum flavors. Medium body with a creamy mouthfeel. Very good beer.


3.5
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
HarryPlopper (46) - - AUG 1, 2015
Cloudy, golden and caramel color. Big head with nice lacing. Carmel an yeast scent. Smooth mouth-feel with some carbonation. Tastes like banana, a little bit of vanilla, and very sweet.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
weordie (333) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - AUG 1, 2015
Cloudy orange with a white head. Aroma of bananas and orange peel. Very smooth taste, creamy, cloves and oranges.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Sledutah (6042) - Utah, USA - JUL 29, 2015
500ml bottle picked up at the state store
Pours hazy dark amber with a medium sized frothy off-white head, some lacing. Aroma is malty, bananas and clove. Taste of wheat, caramel, banana, clove and lemon
Decent

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Beerowl80 (19) - - JUL 29, 2015
Draught at weihenstephaner berlin. Aromas of malt, banana, caramel. Tastes great with malty flavour and hints of banana and dark fruit. Very good.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
davidezdonz (59) - , HONG KONG - JUL 29, 2015
A 500ml bottle with a best before date of 16th September 2015 and poured into a weizen glass. The beer poured a hazy copper colour with a nice three finger cream head that stuck around for a long time leaving some spotty lacing. Aromas are mainly caramelised banana with hints of bready malts, caramel and a tinge of pear. Taste is a strong bready malt base followed by ripe banana, bubblegum and caramel with hints of grape and raisin in the finish. Medium bodied with medium crisp carbonation. Overall a very nice dunkelweizen that is very easy to drink. I would buy this again if it was available in Hong Kong, but for now, I will just have to keep bringing it back from Thailand and South Korea.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
poisoneddwarf (1953) - Rathdrum, Idaho, USA - JUL 25, 2015
16.9 oz bottle from Fred Meyer. I didn’t even know this was in my market. Thanks a lot, Obama. Aroma is doughy, banana, citrus powder drink, clove, wheat. Pours muddy orange-brown with a thick bone-white pillowy head with excellent retention. Spicy German phenols in flavor, light sweetness, a touch savory. Wonderfully creamy mouthfeel, but a bit thin. Good stuff, but I was hoping for more with this one.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ogre71 (53) - Utah, USA - JUL 25, 2015
I liked this one it was a good dark wheat beer. Nice aroma pours dark brown with good head. Drinks smooth not bitter would recommend.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
KW92 (525) - Warszawa, POLAND - JUL 23, 2015
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3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
MelvinKalksma (98) - UTRECHT, NETHERLANDS - JUL 22, 2015
Aroma: Wheat, banana, caramel, dark fruit. Appearance: Turbid dark amber/brown with a steady white head. Taste/Palate: Wheat, banana, clove, caramel, dark fruit.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
Savage_Night (115) - California, USA - JUL 21, 2015
Pours hazy dark orange/ light brown with a no e khaki head. Head retention is great. AROMA: Yeast, wheat, slight funk, spice, caramel, malt, Dark fruit, very slight bubblegum, spice and herbs. TASTE: wheat, caramel, herbs, bubblegum, banana, dark fruit, yeast funk, light spice, malt, light hops and light bubblegum. AFTER TASTE: wheat, malt and caramel with an oily rustic finish.


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