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


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RATINGS: 1405   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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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
foduck (330) - Denton, Texas, USA - JUL 2, 2011
An easy-drinking sweet hefe. Orange colored with big white head, aroma of yeasts and dog’s breath. Flavor is less yeasty and more grainy, standard flavors present. Different from Aventinus.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Padron4KM (533) - Chandler, Arizona, USA - JUL 25, 2014
Pours hazy pale straw, with a huge billowy white head, that leaves sticky lace in its wake.
Aroma is big on banana, with some spices and lemon, and a touch of bubblegum.
Flavor is sweet banana, tart wheat, citric acid, and spicy clove.
Medium bodied with a long sweet and spicy finish.
Sweetness gets a bit cloying near the end of the glass, and the alcohol peeks through, but all-in-all a tasty beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Vestlake (118) - Birmingham, Alabama, USA - JUL 25, 2014
Pours a hazy gold color with a finger and a half white head. Aroma is fruit, malt, wheat, and spice. Taste is malt, fruit (lots of banana), and spice. Alcohol is well hidden. Love this one.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ericsaint (4) - - JUL 25, 2014 does not count
Jolie couleur dorée un gout leger et épicé très agreable au palais se boit très très facilement

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
MarcoDL (2057) - NETHERLANDS - JUL 24, 2014
Great smooth weizenbock. Soft body of wheat and fruity yeast, with some notes of sweet malt and nuts. Tasty.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
epeter85 (26) - - JUL 19, 2014
Hazy yellow, orangish pour from draft. Citrus aroma. Taste is banana clove. Very robust Weiss beer. Finishes very strong for the style of beer. This is your grampa's hefeweizen. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Gerbeer (1675) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JUL 14, 2014
500 ml bottle. Pours a cloudy yellow with full head and lots of carbonation. Aromas of lemons, banana, dough, and wheat. Flavors of candied fruit, cloves, bananas, and wheat. Creamy, foamy and fruity. Really nice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
MonsterMagnet (155) - NETHERLANDS - JUL 11, 2014
Bottle. Pours hazy yellow with a white head. Banana, apple, bread, clove, pepper, citrus. Full bodied, creamy mouthfeel, sweet with a light bitter and slight sour. spicy but refreshing finish. Lovely!

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
androman (313) - Maarssen, NETHERLANDS - JUL 10, 2014
50cl bottle @ home from Mitra. Slightly hazy pale golden color, extra big creamy white mostly lasting good lacing head. Aroma apple, caramel, cereal, parfume, banana. Taste medium sweetness, lightly bitter, lightly sour, hint of umami. Light to medium body, creamy texture, lively carbonation, sweetish fruity finish with medium duration. Very refreshing, can’t feel the difference between this and just another weizen beer, not bad thow.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
vadie (633) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JUL 7, 2014
Tu sais que tu as une bonne bière quand les mouche de vinaigre s’en fut des bananes et voyagent à travers la maison pour atterrir la dedans. Cette bière a un arôme très fort de banane mûre avec un peu de blé, levure et alcool. C’est jaune brumeux avec une grande mousse blanche stable. En bouche c’est pas mal pétillante, mais avec les bulles douces. C’est assez onctueux mais la carbonization lui rend presque léger. Le goût est des bananes mûres, un peu sucré, du blé, et des épices légères. Il a une bonne chaleur dans la finale que me rappel un peu les bières Trappistes. Excellente.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
fkoolen (233) - Maastricht, NETHERLANDS - JUL 3, 2014
Hazy wheat-yellow coloured, good lasting white head. Thin but spicy aroma. Taste has the fruity (banana), soft and creamy tones of a typical German wheat beer, but accompanied by nicely spicy yeasts, and a relatively high alcohol grade. Full body, medium carbonation.

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