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Dry Dock Hefeweizen (formerly U-Boat) - Dry Dock Brewing Co.

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Dry Dock Hefeweizen (formerly U-Boat)Dry Dock Hefeweizen (formerly U-Boat)

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BA SCORE
87
very good

30 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 30
Reviews: 9
rAvg: 3.93
pDev: 16.28%
Wants: 2
Gots: 6 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Dry Dock Brewing Co. visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
Hefeweizen |  4.30% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Mebuzzard on 07-09-2010)
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look: 5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Appearance-Hazy golden yellow, 1 finger head that dissipates quickly

Smell-More clove than banana, malty, spicy

Taste-Clove, smooth wheat, spice, finish is dry banana

Mouthfeel-Medium body, smooth, balanced, dry finish

Overall-Very pleasant, session summer beer, could use more banana character, but overall, very nice

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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Note: This review was a re-post from my former account, jmkratt, which was hacked and I lost all my reviews...sorry for the redundancy.

Poured from a 22 oz. bomber to pint glass the day the bottles hit the shelf!

A- Pours a hazy golden/grainy color with a nice 2 fingers worth of thick white head. Good retention with nice lacing.

S- A very pleasant balance of a mild banana aroma mixed with a slight bubble gum spicy note. Not overwhelming at all.

T/M- The beer starts with a fair amount of the yeast characteristics with the banana and bubble gum but quickly fades into a gentle balance of malty sweetness and almost citrusy flavors. The beer finishes smooth and delicate. Very good. Light body with a nice creamy mouthfeel.

D- Very much so.

Overall, this is the best Hefeweizen I've had to date. Not particularly fond of the style but this beer is a winner. I will highly recommend and purchase again.

The label mentions this beer is now known as the Dry Dock Hefeweizen.

Serving type: bottle

Reviewed on: 01-25-2011 23:05:09

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Pours a cloudy pale golden yellow color with straw/hay colored hues and a half finger frothy white head that quickly fades into a thin ring. Minimal lacing left behind.

Slightly zesty, peppery aroma with hints of clove, bready yeast, banana and citrus rind.

Fuller boded than expected with a luscious bready yeast character that adds fullness and complexity. Huge banana presence that slightly overpowers the pepper and clove notes. Not much citrus flavor which is a disappointment but it's pretty easy to drink, especially during the warmer months.

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On tap at Freshcraft in Denver, CO.

Pours a hazy light yellow color with a 1/2 inch white head that fades to a thin cap. No lacing whatsoever. Smells of wheat, honey, banana, and clove/spice. Taste is of wheat and honey with some floral notes. This beer has high carbonation with a fizzy and crisp mouthfeel. Overall, this is a good hefeweizen with wheat and honey flavors. I usually don’t like hefeweizens but I enjoyed this one very much. My first beer from Dry Dock.

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Dry Dock Hefeweizen (formerly U-Boat) from Dry Dock Brewing Co.
87 out of 100 based on 30 ratings.