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

bottled
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Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 1415   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.74   EST. CALORIES: 231   ABV: 7.7%
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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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4
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
critic81 (7) - - MAR 15, 2013
Not bad. Has a little different taste to it. But a good taste. Might get again. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
darioklc (511) - Karlovac, CROATIA - AUG 21, 2014
Hazy, cloudy rusted wheat yellow body. Rocky white head that pretty much doesn’t recede. The alcohol really comes out early before becoming very grainy with loads of bready notes. Banana throughout. It’s medium bodied and dry. Excellent taste and aroma, very boozy though.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
jrob21 (2514) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - AUG 21, 2014
Bottle from greens. A little bit spicey with a lot of banana and wheat. Pepper and clove. Full bodied and chewy grain. Pretty solid.

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Karol (616) - SLOVAK REPUBLIC - AUG 21, 2014
Bottle bought at the bottle shop at the Weihenstephaner brewery in Bavaria/Germany. Overall a fatntastic weizenbock full of nose piercing banana aroma, yellow light golden color, delicious wheat and banana taste with a smooth and mild alcohol in the finish plus some mild hops. A superb brew!

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
MrBeerFanatic (848) - Buffalo, New York, USA - AUG 16, 2014
Pours a cloudy dingy off yellow with a creamy frothy head with decent retention. Aromas of juicy fruit, banana ester, light mellowed caramel, grass. Flavors of slight juicy fruit, mellowed caramel, slight hint of toffee, grass, medium banana ester and light bread. Medium to high sweet. This is a good beer. Just about on the side of a desert beer. Good as a sipper. Slightly astringent aftertaste but mostly mild.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Brentv (327) - Portland, Oregon, USA - AUG 9, 2014
From bottle. Pours a hazy straw yellow with a big white head.Aroma of wheat and banana and bubblegum. Taste is nicely sweet, no bitterness, wheat, bananas, and bubblegum. Delicious and easy to drink.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
OOKPIKABLE (65) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - AUG 8, 2014
Pours golden with dense white head. Aroma of bananas, bubblegum, vanilla. Tastes very smooth, of banana, vanilla and butterscotch. Maybe a little thinner than would be preferred.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
berntholer (850) - Antwerp, BELGIUM - AUG 7, 2014
quite dense ivorywhite head leaves some lacing. turbid dark yellow colour. lot of banana and clove in the aroma. taste like the aroma with a slight citrus and dry mouthfeel. medium body and carbonation. abv well hidden. bottle 50cl

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ogivlado (5666) - Zagreb, CROATIA - AUG 2, 2014
Bottled 500ml. -from Magic Beer Room Zagreb. Hazy orange/golden coloured, small to medium sized white head, mild wheaty alcoholic nose. Sweet malty, wheaty and slight yeasty with notes of banana and light caramel. Touch of spices and alcohol in the finish. Pleasant weizen but a bit too sweet.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Mark_Eck (656) - - JUL 27, 2014
Pours a cloudy yellow color. Aroma and taste are wheat, banana, and spices.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
minear (4) - SOUTH KOREA - JUL 26, 2014 does not count
Full, deep wheat taste for a dark beer without a bitter note. Took a few sips to appreciate the full complexity of the taste; then it was very enjoyable. Worth drinking again.


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