overall
50
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style
Brewed by West
Style: German Hefeweizen
Glasgow, Scotland
Serve in Weizen

bottling
unknown

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available

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RATINGS: 48   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.18/5   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
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.

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2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
fonefan (45064) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JUN 6, 2009
Draught @ West Brewing Company Brewpub, 1 The Green, Glasgow G40 1DA, Scotland. [ As West Hefe Weizen ].
Unclear hazy medium orange color with a small, fizzy, fair lacing, mostly diminishing, white to off-white head. Aroma is light to moderate malty, moderate yeasty, banana, rubber notes. Flavor is moderate sweet with a average to long duration. Body is light medium, texture is creamy, carbonation is soft to flat. [20090410]

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
yespr (41350) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - DEC 5, 2008
From tap at the brewpub. Pours hazy yellow with a small and almost gone white head. Fruity and bubblegum aroma. Towards plastic. Smooth wheaty. Dry and slight malty with a light caramel note. Lasting mild fruity note into the finish.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ungstrup (35015) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - MAR 21, 2008
Draft as West Hefeweizen at 5.2% ABV. A hazy golden beer with a thin white head. The aroma is sweet with very strong notes of citrus. The flavor is sweet again with very strong notes of citrus, but also with light notes of banana and wheat, leading to a dry wheaty finish.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
oh6gdx (25552) - Vasa, FINLAND - NOV 8, 2011
[email protected] Tap, London. Hazy yellowish golden colour with a mediumsized white head. Aroma is wheat, some citrus fruits, mild bananas as well as some herbal notes. Flavour is quite similar with some slight sugary notes. A bit on the sweet side, otherwise a quite good and refreshing Hefeweizen.

3.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
omhper (23896) - Tyres, SWEDEN - AUG 30, 2007
Draught at the brewpub and at Blackfriars, Glasgow. Cloudy yellow. Evident banana aroma. with a twist of lemon. Medium sweet with a tad thin mouthfeel, but a very authentic yeast induced clove/banana flavour. Mustardy finish.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
anders37 (23793) - Malm, SWEDEN - OCT 14, 2011
Draft @ Euston Tap, Euston NW1. Pours a hazy golden color with a small white head. Has a fruity wheat malty yeasty banana aroma. Fruity wheat malty yeasty banana flavor. Has a sweetish wheat malty spicy banana finish.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
cgarvieuk (22148) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - FEB 20, 2009
UPDATED: FEB 21, 2009 On tap at Cloisters Edinburgh as hefeweizen ... very hazy amber orange ... light fruity yeasty banana ester nose ... sweet banana esters ... little orange ... very typical wheat even if its VERY plesent.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Leighton (19180) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 1, 2011
Keg at the Euston Tap, London. Pours cloudy gold with a medium, white head. Yeasty and malty nose. Mild sweet flavor, some sugars and light bread. Light bodied with fine carbonation. Some dry yeast in the finish. Not bad.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
rlgk (18734) - Gteborg, SWEDEN - AUG 30, 2007
(RBESG 2007, Keg at Blackfriars, Glasgow) Named Hefeweizen when I tried it. Hazy yellow, white head. Banana aroma, a bit spicy and somewhat sourish. Malty wheat flavor, spicy notes. Fruity finish with banana notes.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Theydon_Bois (17608) - Hazlemere, the lower Xhitlerns, Buckinghamshire, 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.


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