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West Hefeweizen

Brewed by West
Style: German Hefeweizen
Glasgow, Scotland
Serve in Weizen


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RATINGS: 44   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.16   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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Keg; Regular.
In the style of a Bavarian wheat beer, our Hefeweizen is an authentic blend of wheat and barley malt, hopped carefully and left naturally unfiltered with a clean aroma of banana and clove and a satisfying zing on the palette, topped with crisp, white foam.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Stuu666 (5832) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 6, 2015
Keg at West brewery. Pours hazy yellow, nose is banana, clove, toffee, taste is similar dry.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ogivlado (6167) - Zagreb, CROATIA - OCT 10, 2014
On tap at the brewpub. Muddy yellow coloured, small creamy white head, fruity wheaty nose. Wheaty, light yeasty and citrusy with strong banana (slightly overriped) presence. Dry fruity finish. Glad to had German Hefe in Scotland.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
CalumScotland (154) - Hamilton, SCOTLAND - AUG 20, 2014
Had a pint at the brewery just an absolute belter of a hefeweizen will be going back to try more shame you can’t buy bottles of it

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
allmyvinyl (5692) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - AUG 4, 2014
Keg at Velvet Elvis, Glasgow. Pours hazy yellow, thin white head. Nice bread and banana nose. Light spice on the taste. Sweet finish. Good.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
jamestulloch (1910) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUL 25, 2014
Keg at West Brewery. Hazy yellow body with a thick white head that holds well. Excellent lacing. Aroma of grain, yeast, banana and lime. Flavour of grain, coriander, orange, fig rolls and green banana. Medium body with a creamy mouthfeel. Lively carbonation. Pretty tasty, but lacking a little in peppery bite.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Theydon_Bois (12076) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - JUN 28, 2014
Keg at 6DN, Aberdeen, 20/06/14. Lightly hazed pale golden, moderate off white covering that stays for the show. Nose is bread dough, nana, yeast esters, bitter orange smacks. Taste comprises tangy citrics, yeasty notes, light vanilla, spice, straw. Medium bodied, fine carbonation, semi drying close. Ok for the style.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Scopey (8470) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUN 20, 2014
Keg at Six Deg North. It pours cloudy gold with medium white head. The taste is doughy, earth, banana bread, candy, clove, spice and raisins. The taste is crisp, bitter, doughy, spice, banana, hay, clove, pepper, citrus peel and light barnyard with a dry finish. Medium body and moderate, prickly carbonation and well rounded. High grade hefe.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
gowdy (850) - Erskine, SCOTLAND - MAR 14, 2014
Draft pint at The Glad Cafe on the Southside of Glasgow. Cloudy, no huge head. Yummy.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
decaturstevo (5390) - decatur, Tennessee, USA - SEP 17, 2013
Hazed yellow pour with creamy white head and lace. Aroma of huge banana esters and clove. Banana and clove flavors with a papery bitter finish. Medium bodied and fizzy. a decent beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Graham77 (282) - Cumbria, ENGLAND - JUL 10, 2013
Draught at the Crown in Biggar. Typical German Hefeizen style beer but not quite as good. Some of the flavours are muted by a slightly over sour taste that comes through on the palate. Plenty of flavour though and quite refreshing.

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