kepnerb (5) - Castana, Iowa, USA - NOV 9, 2006 does not count
3.5 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
I thought this was a very refreshing brew. It had a somewhat lackluster appearance. Poured a cloudy light amber color with pure white head. I didn’t get any of the fruity tastes the other raters mentioned. A stronger more forceful taste than i expectred for a hefe.(My palate may not be as experienced as the others.) I really enjoyed it.
vyvvy (6311) - Florissant, Missouri, USA - NOV 8, 2006
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Pours hazy orange with a rich pillowy white head. The aroma has rich wheat with orange citrus notes, prominant banana esters and some spices. Medium body with a rich mouthfeel and good amount of carbonation. The taste starts with some citric flavors that is somewhat distracting and rich wheat. The finish has some astringency and spice. This is an okay hefe, but fall short in a few areas.
Borup (13610) - Albertslund, DENMARK - NOV 7, 2006
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Cloudy yellow with a white head. Aroma and flavour of fruit and yest.
nimrod (73) - Indianapolis, Indiana, USA - NOV 4, 2006
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottled as Konig Ludwig Weiss. Cloudy, golden yellow with a brief head. Smell bananas and hints of wheat. Strong banana flavorand a little orange at the end. Flavor sticks to the pallete long after. Goes down smooth. Pretty good, but I don’t have much to compare it to yet.
zach8270 (4022) - Henrietta, New York, USA - NOV 1, 2006
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
(draft @ The Old Toad - Rochester, NY) Cloudy golden orange color with a very small amount of white head. Aroma is full of wheat and banana notes with some hints of clove and a touch of orange peel. Yeast, wheat, clove, and bananas begin the flavor with a smooth transition to a watery and wheaty middle and a finish of wheat and bananas. A bit watery at the end but not a bad beer besides.
omhper (24627) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - OCT 23, 2006
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
UPDATED: JAN 5, 2007 Bottled (as König Ludwig Weissbier). Hazy golden, brief head. Papery banana aroma. Dryish with dense rounded mouthfeel, restrained bubblegum esters,
medium body. Streamlined weizen, decent enough, but somewhat charmless. Notes of vanilla, evident wheat malt flavour.
bitbucket (2165) - Kirkland, Washington, USA - OCT 14, 2006
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Botted as König Ludwig Weiss. Pours a hazy light amber with a thick white head. Aroma of lemon and spice. Light body and active carbonation. Banana, cloves and wheat in the taste with a quick and dry finish. Yup, it’s a German Hefeweizen.
harrisoni (18000) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - OCT 13, 2006
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle, Konig Ludwig Weissbier Hell. Cloudy orange gold, thick off white head. Tangy lemon aroma, cereal/wheat. Light aroma, satisfying in mouth, more subtle lemon, over a full bodied malt/wheat combo, cereal lemon finish. Satisfying subtle beer.
Theis (15152) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - OCT 8, 2006
1.9 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 8/20
Bottle at "Dæmningen 37" - shared with Mette, Henning, karen. Unclear yellow - white head. A lot of banana -> yeast. orange, light citrus, high carbonation.
saxo (17968) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - SEP 29, 2006
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle. Nice big head with good duration. Color is hazy golden. Aroma is sweet and malty. Taste is sweet and fresh with hints of banana.