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RATINGS: 1476   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.43/5   EST. CALORIES: 162   ABV: 5.4%
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The source of its pearling, effervescent taste is the secret fermentation process which we have developed especially for our crystal wheat beer. It quenches your thirst like no other beer. With its elegant appearance, it is the speciality of our brewery. Goes well with fish, seafood and light dishes.


5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
mikeben (355) - Naperville, Illinois, USA - MAR 22, 2003
First Kristall I have ever had I think it is the best beer I have had not counting Hoegarrden wit and Hacker Pshorre Weiss. I hope to try more Kristalls. I think it has such a good flavor. What I like about Weiss beers is that they have a real food like taste. They can be smoky or sweet. Each gulp is different, and great. This is a sweet one and tastes wonderful

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
gschrade (1011) - Collinsville, Illinois, USA - APR 7, 2014
I had this at Global Brew. Pours yellowish with a white head. Taste sweet, crisp, banana. I thought this was very good. I would definitely drink this again. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.9
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
rampmaster (642) - Alden, New York, USA - OCT 23, 2009
Presentation: It was poured from a brown 500ml bottle into a Weizen glass. There is no freshness date on the label but there is a bottle number 0079 on the back label. Appearance: The body has a clear golden color with lots of beautiful carbonation steaming up to the surface. The pour produced a very tall, aggressive and tight foamy head. It has a bright white color with great retention and lacing. Smell: Its nose is full of fruity yeast with notes of banana and clove. There are notes of pale beady wheat as well and just a touch of citrus. Taste/Palate: The flavor is very bright and fresh with plenty of fruity yeast. There are notes of banana, clove and a slight hint of citrus fade into dry crisp wheat malt notes. The finish is very crisp and snappy with some wheat tang and citrus quickly leaving the tongue. The body has a solid medium feel with cleansing active carbonation. Notes: This was my first Kristalweizen and I was very impressed with the bright clean flavor and good solid yeast flavor. There was much more yeast character than I was expecting in this crystal clear German wheat beer.

4.9
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 20/20
ordybill (1234) - Douglasville, Georgia, USA - SEP 6, 2015
Poured from a 500 ML bottle into a pint glass. A Crystal clear golden color with a small white head. The aroma is of sweet malt, banana and wheat. The flavor is outstanding, with malt, wheat and banana perfectly blended. A nice crisp finish. Really refreshing.

4.8
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
drpimento (2970) - La Crosse, Wisconsin, USA - MAR 18, 2007
Beautiful beer! Literally. Must be poured like I got it here at Bodega downtown La Crosse, in a tall weisse beer glass - then it looks so efervescent; almost glowing. Great offwhite foamy huge head with lots of lace. Immensely satisfying yet light and refreshing. Lovely typical esthery aroma, great fruity carbonated flavor. Body to match. Brilliant yellow gold color. I’m enjoying it with salted roasted giant Chinese soy beans. *burp*

4.8
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
generallee08 (771) - New York, USA - JUN 25, 2014
The body has a clear golden color with lots of beautiful carbonation steaming up to the surface. The pour produced a very tall, aggressive and tight foamy head. It has a bright white color with great retention and lacing. Its nose is full of fruity yeast with notes of banana and clove. There are notes of pale beady wheat as well and just a touch of citrus. The flavor is very bright and fresh with plenty of fruity yeast. There are notes of banana, clove and a slight hint of citrus fade into dry crisp wheat malt notes. The finish is very crisp and snappy with some wheat tang and citrus quickly leaving the tongue. The body has a solid medium feel with cleansing active carbonation.

4.7
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
vicepeddler (24) - Broomfield, USA - JUN 11, 2010
Wonderful hints of banana clove and spice. Very crisp an pleasant on the palate. Lovely deep orange/ golden hue with a very tight white head. Drinks very smooth with a cleansing of the palate. Fine example of the style.

4.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
damzz (442) - Massachusetts, USA - DEC 24, 2010
UPDATED: MAR 18, 2016 The head is a thick white dissolving in to a thin ring with lacing that is spotty. The color is crystal clear medium yellow. The nose is bananas and floral. The taste is crisp wheat with a slightly sweet malt with banana. The hops are a necessary balance done well. It is a great drink. 1/2 liter bottle in a 5 variety pack with a glass. Great drink. The following is from the original posting: Enjoy! And Merry Christmas!

4.7
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
rauchbierlover (638) - Berlin, Berlin, GERMANY - AUG 15, 2012
Clear blonde body with a tall white head. Aroma is citrus and floreal. Taste is obviously lemon. Refreshing. The best Kristallweizen I had so far

4.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
klagg (1) - Texas, USA - FEB 25, 2014 does not count
Very bright beer, aroma is a little fruity but very much like clean walnut plank. Finish is very dry, sparkles are "yeasty" more than CO2. Exceptionally clean, bright beer that is just as complimentary to fried scallops as it is to watching the game. If you like Heffs more than brown ales, you might like this even more. NOT a great beer if you like Stouts or IPAs.


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