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Serve in Weizen

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RATINGS: 14   MEAN: 3.3/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.22/5   SEASONAL: Summer   IBU: 20   EST. CALORIES: 159   ABV: 5.3%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A classic German hefe-weizen served unfiltered to showcase the banana and clove notes of the yeast. A great summer thirst quencher.

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2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
PanMarek (301) - Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 17, 2016
Sweet banana nose with traces of spice. Cloudy golden pour with thick white foam. Initial peppery (clove) notes quickly give way to bubblegum / banana taste. Soapy mouthfeel that begins with some active fizziness. It never quite delivered the dryness that I expected from the style.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Nickls (2417) - Alexandria, Virginia, USA - MAY 9, 2016
Tap. Darker hazy orange with minimal head. Lots of citrus in the aroma, some wheaty grain notes as well, just really basic and subdued. Same goes for the flavor, some citrus and a touch grassy for the style and slight white fruits. Lighter chalky body.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
JaBier (7146) - Capital City, Ohio, USA - MAY 5, 2014
Pint at GLBC on 5/3/14. Cloudy yellow gold in color with a thick white head. Aroma of banana, clove, marshmallow, creamy wheat and pepper. Creamy wheat flavor with banana and clove giving way to citrus and pepper before a watery finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Tmoney99 (13776) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - JUL 11, 2012
Draft sample at brewpub. Poured cloudy amber color with an average fizzy white head that mostly lasted with fair lacing. Moderate banana, clove and yeast aroma. Medium body with a sticky texture and soft carbonation. Medium sweet flavor with a solid sweet finish of moderate duration. Good refreshing brew.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
beerme31 (666) - Holly Springs, North Carolina, USA - JUL 6, 2012
On tap. Pours hazy reddish golden color, thin white head. Aroma of banana, cloves, yeast. Mild sweet flavor. I liked this one because it wasnt too clovey or too citrusy. Nice balance of sweet and spice, very refreshing.

4.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
Djberardi (1) - Aurora, Ohio, USA - JUL 2, 2012 does not count
Great summer beer. Not too harsh for those that like a lighter but tasty beer. Can only get it at the brewery.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
BelgianBeerGal (3894) - Panama City, Florida, USA - JUN 30, 2012
Draft sample at the brewery. Pretty big overall. Thicker than expected mouthfeel from the wheat. Definitely a big helping of banana and clove notes. Pretty good.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
goosegossage12 (36) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - MAY 18, 2012
Ok. Nothing special here. Very wheat taste that is notice bc of the unfiltered beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
madvike (3217) - Middleton, Wisconsin, USA - AUG 28, 2011
On tap at GTMW - Pours hazy amber with no head. Aroma of light banana, bubble gum, and clove. Pretty classic, but neither as pungent or complex as the classics. Taste sadly isnt as pronounced, its watery and not very bold. Very minerally, with muted taste of everything thats on the nose. Medium-bodied and well-carbonated, but not a beer Id pay for.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Drake (12487) - Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA - AUG 14, 2011
Sampled on draft at GTMW 2011. Pours a hazy copper color with a thin head. Poor head retention and lacing. Aroma of wheat, clove and a fruity finish. The taste is wheat, bread and big clove notes. Medium bodied. Not as much banana as advertised but still pretty good.


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