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Hopf Helle Weisse - Weissbierbrauerei Hopf

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BA SCORE
85
very good

136 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 136
Reviews: 100
rAvg: 3.76
pDev: 10.9%
Wants: 3
Gots: 3 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Weissbierbrauerei Hopf visit their website
Germany

Style | ABV
Hefeweizen |  5.30% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 07-07-2002)
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3.75/5  rDev -0.3%

jmtpi, Sep 18, 2014
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4/5  rDev +6.4%

TGS, Sep 07, 2014
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4/5  rDev +6.4%

Appearance: Slightly opaque pear juice in color with golden hues. Bright white head that looks alive as it moves about. Head retention and lacing are minimal.

Nose: Banana bread, wheat, hint of orange peel.

Taste: Dough, crispy mouthfeel, a little orange and yeast.

Notes: a very nice example of the style.

travolta, Sep 01, 2014
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3.77/5  rDev +0.3%

steverx8, Aug 17, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -0.3%

NeMe, Jul 22, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -6.9%

mjacquard, Jul 20, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +26.3%

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rredshift, Jun 10, 2014
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Latarnik, May 26, 2014
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JamesStreet, Apr 13, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -0.3%

thkrb99, Mar 15, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -0.3%

BeerForMuscle, Dec 29, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -0.3%

ygtbsm94, Dec 26, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +13%

jcarsonmason, Dec 19, 2013
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3.73/5  rDev -0.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Pours hazy golden, with a huge head.
Smells like a nicely spiced hefeweizen, nice clove, banana and nice green herbal notes.
Delivers. Wheaty malts, nice grains. Spice is mainly (heavily) clove, with some vanilla, covering the banana, which is mild, the lower acidic apple and the even lower lemon zest (which is great).
Hops provide the expected bitterness.
A decent, by the book, hefeweizen, nothing to say.

dcmchew, Nov 07, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -6.9%

deapokid, Nov 04, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev -13.6%

GraduatedCashew, Aug 28, 2013
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3.28/5  rDev -12.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3.25

A- Straw colored with creamy white head
S- Fruity wheat- Apple-banana baby food
T- Lacking. Good but absent. Kiss of hops. Wheaty (obviously...)
M- Almost feels like the bubbles wont let the beer touch your tongue.
O- Refreshing but not exciting. A beer I would drink again if it was sitting in-front of me, but not one I would go out of my way to purchase

SanDNigel, Aug 20, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -0.3%

logicerror, Aug 04, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -6.9%

CarlosHinojosa, Jul 23, 2013
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4/5  rDev +6.4%

DSkilling, Jul 18, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Weisbierbrauerei Hopf Helle Weisse

A- Pale yellow straw color, thick pillowy head, unfiltered and cloudy—looking delicious!

S- Yeast, bread, banana, light vanilla spice.

T- Nice and crisp! Great carbonation for a German beer. Light on the banana which makes it a very refreshing drink. Compared to the nose, this is not as banana-ish as I expected, but the hint of phenols is perfectly balanced. Very clean finish. Pleasant surprise, very much enjoyed!

ToriBug13, Jul 17, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -6.9%

Luiz0930, May 31, 2013
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4/5  rDev +6.4%

tzieser, May 27, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +13%

Vigilante, May 17, 2013
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Hopf Helle Weisse from Weissbierbrauerei Hopf
85 out of 100 based on 136 ratings.