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RATINGS: 852   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.77/5   EST. CALORIES: 162   ABV: 5.4%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Samuel Adams Hefeweizen has a traditional spin on a classic American craft brewing style. This crisp, fruity wheat ale is cloudy, because the yeast has not been filtered out. Bavarian Spalt hops give the ale a crisp elegance, that is not bitter and leaves a clean aftertaste. Cheers!

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3.1
burg326 (5607) - Florida, USA - MAY 2, 2012
12 ounce bottle, poured a cloudy orange color. Aromas of wheat, some spicy Belgium yeast, and light orange. Flavor is the same, for a commercial brewery this wheat beer was fairly good, really like that it was unfiltered and had some nice sediment in the bottle.

2.6
cooplander (543) - Florida, USA - MAR 11, 2012
hazy orange color, aroma of grain, orange, coriander, flavor wheat, orange, coriander, banana, nothing exciting

2.3
haugeberg (72) - - FEB 11, 2012
Not bad for a heff, but not my favorite. The unfiltered taste is interesting, and the additional orange flair is awesome. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.4
Billicus (296) - @RED BHUT JOIKIAS!, Paulsboro, New Jersey, USA - FEB 9, 2012
aroma, banana bread type aroma, very flora fruitness, color cloudy light amber hue, oppy white faomy head, taste was fruity, tropical essensces, mostly banana, backend hop floraness, overall, would like to try again!, good late summer beer

2.5
seymour (2120) - Maplewood, Missouri, USA - OCT 20, 2011
Tasted from bottle in Brewmaster’s Collection mix-pack into nucleated pint glass. Pours a cloudy golden color with creamy white foam, somewhat lasting with a little lace. Aromas of grass, grain, fresh whole-wheat bread, slight citrus, lemon and pepper esters. Flavors of subtle malt and hops and mild fruitiness. Light body and watery mouthfeel, crisp, dry finish. True-to-style hefeweizen but forgettable.

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dpento1 (236) - Virginia, USA - OCT 10, 2011
Pours a cloudy, light orange, with a small off white head. Aroma of wheat, banana, and lemons. A little thin with a lemony wheat flavor and a grassy finish.

2.4
Syzzer (736) - Oregon, USA - AUG 25, 2011
The most neutral, boring Hefeweizen I have had. It is similar to the boston lager with a slight wheat aroma

2.8
HeistAlmighty (1156) - Saint John, New Brunswick, CANADA - AUG 7, 2011
355ml bottle. Cloudy yellow colour. Taste was wheaty with some fruit undertones. Body was crisp.

2.9
BrianDorry55 (361) - Spring Hill, Florida, USA - MAY 13, 2011
Bottle. Pours golden with a fizzy medium white head. Aroma is grass, wheat, and orange peel. Flavor is orange peel, wheat, and grass. Light/medium body.

2.1
wlajwl (7069) - Quad Cities, Iowa, USA - FEB 12, 2011
UPDATED: JAN 20, 2012 Has the basic background, very background, of a hefeweizen, just not authentic and way too much like a regular American Wheat ale.


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