overall
82
99
style
Serve in Weizen

bottled
available

on tap
common

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 1515   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.43/5   IBU: 16   EST. CALORIES: 162   ABV: 5.4%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
In our golden-yellow crystal-clear wheat beer the fresh citrus flavour harmonises very well with spicy banana notes. The fine sparkling gives it a tangy and animated appearance. Throughout summer and winter, its a prickling experience. It goes well with fish, seafood, white meat or it can be enjoyed as an aperitif. Brewed according to our centuries-old brewing tradition on the Weihenstephan hill.

Tick this beer for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5


Leafs93's rating

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Leafs93 (2236) - Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 26, 2013
Pours clear gold with a medium fluffy white head that quickly dissipated. Aroma is banana, yeast, clove and earthy. Taste is sweet with a tinge of citrus bitterness, more of a crispness then bitter. Light bodied with a smooth texture. Excellent.


3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
drdisque (811) - Illinois, USA - MAR 24, 2017
From 500ml poured in an English Pint. This beer retains all of its rich wheatey character and sweet slightly tangy flavor while losing the graininess and creaminess. The prototype of Kristallweizens.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
SG111 (1613) - New York, USA - MAR 23, 2017
Bottled. Pours clear yellow color. White head. Aroma is banana, clove, wheat, banana, bubblegum. Flavor is same. Bubblegum, Banana, clove wheat. Its my first kristallweissbier!

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
EvanFriend (544) - Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 23, 2017
Spicy, citrus, and herbal aroma; taste is banana, clove, spiciness, and a late/aftertaste that I can only describe as cheesecake.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
17Beer (292) - Connecticut, USA - MAR 13, 2017
Big sour wheat smells. It pours clear and bubbly gold with a big bright white head with tiny bubbles. Nice weiss notes to the flavor with an unexpected sweet malty finish. Sparkling carbonation with constantly rising champagne-like bubbles. Super fresh and refreshing. Must be awesome at the source.

3.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Mindwarp (261) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - FEB 23, 2017
UPDATED: MAR 20, 2017 Pours gold with a thick white head. Aroma of malt and cloves. Taste isnt easy to describe but the flavors are all balanced well with each other and the whole thing light and fluffy. Well done.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
bubblehouse (1445) - louisville, Kentucky, USA - FEB 11, 2017
Really tasty. Has a nice floral taste to it. Descent aroma. Thought it was delicous.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
SimonBlok (427) - GRONINGEN, NETHERLANDS - JAN 26, 2017
50cl bottle at home. Appearance: clear light straw with medium white head and visible carbonation. Aroma: malts, grain, citrus, clove and banana. Taste: medium sweetness and low bitterness. Notes of unripe banana, citrus, malts and spices. Palate: light bodied, watery to sticky texture and lively carbonation.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
MonsterMagnet (1346) - NETHERLANDS - JAN 9, 2017
Bottle from Erzengel (euro local swap 4/2016), many thanks! Pours clear golden with a white head. Wheat, banana, clove, citrus, herbs, quite what youd expect from a weizen, and executed very well, quite what youd expect from Weigenstepan. I dont quite see the point of the kristal part though, I like my weizen hazy.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
andrepintado (3146) - Lisbon, PORTUGAL - DEC 7, 2016
50cl bottle from biere-import. Light hazy gold. Thin to medium white head. Taste is light sweetness, medium bitterness. Aroma and flavour is malt, citric, hops, herby, clove, banana. Easy.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
biir (1145) - Berlin, - NOV 21, 2016
Bottle - clear golden color with white head. Notes of banana, medium malty body. Finish is slightly sour. Fresh and good.


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page    1  2 3 4 » 152
Tick this beer for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5