Heinnieweisse Weissebier - Butternuts Beer & Ale

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371 Ratings
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Ratings: 371
Reviews: 226
rAvg: 3.4
pDev: 17.06%
Wants: 4
Gots: 13 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Butternuts Beer & Ale visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
Hefeweizen |  4.90% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: John on 03-04-2006)
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Photo of StonedTrippin
3.66/5  rDev +7.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

pale yellow in color right from the can, with a short lived almost clear head, slight haze. I don't smell any of the traditional elements of hefe yeast, this is more of a Berliner Weiss to me, although lacking tartness and acidity, not real authentic at all. still its got some floral hops, some fruity notes of melon and lemon, and a super light wheat malt complexion that makes it a nice easy drinker in summer time. the wheat malt is almost too light, lacking a ton of flavor, but the interesting hop profile is allowed to stand out as a result, which might be a happy accident, but it works for me. good carbonation and plenty drinkable at under 5% abv. this is nowhere near the best stuff coming out of butternuts, but it does have some redeeming qualities, especially in hot weather. also good as a potential craft intro beer, as its flavors are mild and approachable to most.

Photo of GFD400
4/5  rDev +17.6%

Photo of Hesperus
3.23/5  rDev -5%
look: 3 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Appearance: Slightly hazy, straw-colored with a small, lasting head.

Smell: Citrus, a little bready, sharp spiciness.

Taste: Immediately tart with notes of citrus, bread, banana, and spice.

Mouthfeel: Very light in body, highly carbonated, fizzy.

Overall: A good, light, refreshing beer. It's certainly not special, but it is far from being bad. Might be too sour for some, especially those who are more use to a banana/clove focused German hefeweizen.

Photo of swfeidt
2/5  rDev -41.2%

Photo of GinDC
3.75/5  rDev +10.3%

Photo of Brew_42
3.35/5  rDev -1.5%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3.25

Pretty decent beer.

A-Pours cloudy golden yellow with a white head that hangs around for a while

Smell-Smells spicy and citrusy

Taste-Spicy up front. CLove and coriander and a hint of citrus.

MF-Not really worth noting.

O-I thought it was a decent beer over all. Good flavor and it a nice beer to sip on a hot day.

Photo of PatGreer
4/5  rDev +17.6%

Photo of mborden
3/5  rDev -11.8%

Photo of GABrew
3.25/5  rDev -4.4%

Photo of teak
3/5  rDev -11.8%

Photo of bpowers315
3.5/5  rDev +2.9%

Photo of jaxon53
3.25/5  rDev -4.4%

Photo of AdamElb
3/5  rDev -11.8%

Photo of BostonPhilly
3/5  rDev -11.8%

Photo of kjrod20
2/5  rDev -41.2%

Photo of confer
3.75/5  rDev +10.3%

Photo of Swift989
3/5  rDev -11.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.75

Appearance: Bright lively yellow that is not transparent. poured into a Carlsberg 0.4L glass yielded a nice 2 inch head that quickly dissipated.

Smell: Nose is bright and sharp with the scent of yeast

Taste: Initially sweet then sharp sourness, but not as sour and traditional sour. Lingering malty character and no essence of hops to guess about.

Mouthfeel: not very existant.

Overall: Summery but sour. Makes my stomach a bit upset/unpleasant. wouldn't buy a 6 pack but nice to have as part of the 12 can variety pack by Butternuts.

Photo of bigred89
3/5  rDev -11.8%

Photo of Dirksen
2.5/5  rDev -26.5%

Photo of horshack7
2.1/5  rDev -38.2%
look: 2 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2.25

Appearance: Golden and hazy and a head around one inch high that is lightly foamy.

Aroma: Light grassy, clove, banana a little bit of spice in the back end.

Taste: Very light bodied, semi crisp mouthfeel, banana, light clove, grassy.

Notes: Not too much to this one it's rather lighter than most Hefeweizens decently drinkable could be good on a hot day but that's about it. Cheers.

Photo of JakeDebus
3.5/5  rDev +2.9%

Photo of Zimm
3/5  rDev -11.8%

Photo of sackboy
3.75/5  rDev +10.3%

Photo of TheBigBoy
3/5  rDev -11.8%

Photo of cantfindme
3/5  rDev -11.8%

Heinnieweisse Weissebier from Butternuts Beer & Ale
78 out of 100 based on 371 ratings.