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Brewed by Bayerische Staatsbrauerei Weihenstephan
Style: Weizen Bock
Freising, Germany

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RATINGS: 1721   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.76/5   EST. CALORIES: 231   ABV: 7.7%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A light-coloured, spicy single-bock wheat beer, for both beer lovers and the beer connoisseur. Extra long and cold storage in our monastery cellars makes this single-bock a really special beer with full body and a distinctively great mouthfeel. Prost!


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3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
wheatbeerboy (103) - Addison, Illinois, USA - FEB 8, 2010
Tastes similar to Weihenstephaner’s Hefe-weisse only with more alcohol taste. I still prefer the hefe-weisse.


3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
Avetixz (72) - GERMANY - APR 22, 2016
Aroma of wheat, banana, fresh malt, clove, vanilla and yeast. Pours opaque light golden liquid with a very soapy big white head. Sweet taste of wheat, banana, hay, malt, yeast, resin and a light alcohol undertone. Full body with a creamy, smooth, very malty texture, soft carbonation and a sweet finish, very drinkable. This has all the typical flavour notes of a Weizenbier, but somehow it feels much smoother and cleaner and just overall well-rounded. The alcohol is not astringent at all but rather blends in and counters the sweetness a little bit.

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
JuanFlk80 (49) - SPAIN - APR 20, 2016
Botella 50 cl. Vivalabirra ( Oviedo ) Se nota bastante el toque de platano, tanto en olor como en sabor, muy buena cerveza en su estilo.

4.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
Fules (186) - Gyöngyös, HUNGARY - APR 20, 2016
Nagy, de nem túl tartós hab, szalmasárga szín. Illata erőteljes, citrusos, banános, búzás és mézes. Íze intenzív, édes-mézes, banános-trópusi gyümölcsös, búzás, némi fűszerességgel - főleg koriander -, icipici karamell, közepes szénsav. Testes, nagyon finom, a magas alkohol ellenére frissítő sör

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Shain (162) - ISRAEL - APR 20, 2016
Bottle, 330ml. Pours hazy, light yellow-gold with a huge creamy white head. Strong scent of yeast, wheat and some sour citrus. Mouth feel is slightly creamy with medium body and medium carbonation. Tastes quite sweet with some acidic-sour taste and almost none bitterness. Flavors of yeast, bread, warm spices, citrus, clove, sour-fermentation, light caramel malt, banana, mild alcoholic flavor. Complex, crisp, full flavored, but not heavy, best cold. Nice summery beer without being boring. Slightly heavy.

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
li33ard (1) - Kyiv, UKRAINE - APR 19, 2016 does not count
Aroma: Banana, vanilla,clove, white bread, dried fruits, lemon. Mouthfeel: full-body, chewy with moderate carbonization. Taste: banana, white bread, a bit spicy. Moderate acidity, bitterness and sweetness make the taste round. Warmy feeling of higher alcohols make this beer a good companion for a cold winter night in front of fireplace =) Overall impression: Very sophisticated, well-ballanced strong german wheet beer with a longlasting aftertaste.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Alex60 (54) - - APR 17, 2016
Bouteille 50 cl - couleur dorée un peu trouble, arômes de fruits, de fumée et épices, finale douce

3.9
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
hman43 (876) - Pinehurst, North Carolina, USA - APR 16, 2016
It pours a hazy yellow color with a white head. It has aromas of banana, wheat and a bit of caramel. It has flavors of bread, banana, spices, and wheat. It has a creamy texture to it as well.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
BeerRenter76 (646) - Texas, USA - APR 16, 2016
Originally rated on 9/4/08. Vitus poured a hazy yellow body, with decent carbonation that gave it a thick head; which left spotty laceing. Aromas of pears and banana, flavors of cloves, banana and wheat. Alcohol was also present, but for it being listed at 7.7% it was well hidden. Its like a ’heavy’ hefeweizen in all aspects, a well brewed beer thats worth a try.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
alvaro78 (136) - Sevilla, SPAIN - APR 14, 2016
Aromas a plátano y clavo Aspecto dorado claro con la carbónatacion perfecta espuma fina y persistente En boca maltosa, un toque sutil ácido Sabor característico a platano ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jake65 (3233) - Meridian, Idaho, USA - APR 13, 2016
Draft @ Growler Guys. Hazy yellow color with a thin layer of white head. Smells like banana bread and sweet spices, tastes rich with banana, bubblegum, and wheat ale. Really smooth and delicious.


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