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


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RATINGS: 1437   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!

Gpnterojd's rating

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Gpnterojd (176) - Waterloo, Ontario, - APR 10, 2013
Huge banana scent when you crack the cap. Bubbles crawling out of the neck and spilling down the side. Metric asston of head. Cloudy yellow guy. Yeasty, a bit of orange and pear flavour. Rye grains and alcohol. The bottles are pretty variable in complexion, but most share the above traits. This has become my go-to beer for the first quarter of 2013.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
GSAP (497) - NETHERLANDS - SEP 14, 2014
Smaak is vol zacht zoet banaan, limoen en een handvol specerijen. Mooi troebel grijs-geel met standvastige kraag de gehele rit. Nasmaak is licht zoet fruit als mandarijn. Aroma is een mix van honing, banaan en wat hooi.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
ejr (164) - Sarpsborg, NORWAY - SEP 12, 2014
Lys blass gyllen farge med et hvit skum. Aroma av hvet, banan og krydder. Smaken følger aroma, litt tynn munnfølelse.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
tricksta_p (1095) - Steenwijk, NETHERLANDS - SEP 11, 2014
Aroma of banana, fruits, pepper, spices. Flavour is sweet banana, rather sweet overall but not too much. Finish is spicy and dry. Quite full-flavoured and well-balanced. An exemplary Weizenbock.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Sparf (120) - Östersund, SWEDEN - SEP 10, 2014
Blommig jästdoft med toner av rengöringsmedel på en ganska lätt maltbotten och med inslag av citron. Färgen är ljust gyllene och ett livaktigt skum som halveras tämligen snabbt. En oväntat platt smak med brödkaraktär, bananfrukter och sackarin. Litet kryddsting med framför allt nejlika. En riktigt intressant öl. Eftersmaken är tämligen kort och jästig. Helgjuten kropp men för lite kolsyra.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Zoret (75) - Badalona, SPAIN - SEP 10, 2014
Aromes de pera, plàtan, llaminadura i poma. Color daurat, tèrbola amb abundant escuma blanca. Sabors de pera i plàtan, també alcohol i quelcom de formatge. Final dolç i sec alhora. Efervescent, balsàmica i refrescant. Li trobo a faltar quelcom mes del malt.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
abcfan (720) - New Jersey, USA - SEP 9, 2014
Very nice brew. Pours hazy gold with a fluffy white had. Aroma is lemon and funk. Bubbly carbonation in body, finishes sweet and sticky.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
tennisjoel (1173) - Rochester, Minnesota, USA - SEP 4, 2014
Initially clear golden body with an ample slowly disappating white head. Banana esters combined with clove and bubblegum flavor. The appearance changes to cloudy once the full bottle is poured. Aroma is something to behold. Another winner from Weihenstephaner. Normally I think of Weizenbocks as a bit darker and more caramel malts, this reminded me more of a strong hefeweizen, bordering on an abbey tripel style. Really solid beer and one I thouroughly enjoyed drinking.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
bpreo (1606) - Eugene, Oregon, USA - SEP 3, 2014
So I just can’t get into these Belgian beers. I’ve got a Anglo-American palette, what can I say?

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
MrJoller (62) - ITALY - SEP 3, 2014
Wonderful aroma propelled by some dense foam, alcohol is not noticeable at all and blended perfectly, full banana esters taste with a pleasant full bodied mouthfeel.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
graziano85 (309) - Budapest, HUNGARY - AUG 31, 2014
Hazy dark yellow colour, with a huge head. Smell is fruity, banana, and spicy too, cloves. Taste is malty, and again very spicy, licorice also. Alcohol detectable but not too evident. Very good beer.

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