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Hefeweizen - Cambridge Brewing Company

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Hefeweizen
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BA SCORE
90
outstanding

76 Ratings
THE BROS
93
outstanding

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Ratings: 76
Reviews: 38
rAvg: 4.07
pDev: 10.07%
Wants: 8
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Cambridge Brewing Company visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
Hefeweizen |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 07-24-2001)
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mkachur

Connecticut

4.5/5  rDev +10.6%

07-28-2014 22:30:51 | More by mkachur
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Rekrule

Massachusetts

2.5/5  rDev -38.6%

07-26-2014 22:21:22 | More by Rekrule
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jlindros

Massachusetts

4.28/5  rDev +5.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Tap at Tavern in the Square Northborough

Nice creamy almost 1 finger head fades at a med pace, super hazy orange golden color.

Nose brings great hefe aromas, plenty of wheat, creamy wheat, little orange peel, mild esters, coriander clove like spices, etc.

Taste more standards, creamy wheat, nice big wheat flavor, into the citrus, little orange peel, mild esters and spices, coriander, clove, etc. Lighter but nice flavor, hint of bitterness. Finish is dry but a little sticky creamy feeling, little lingering orange peel and spices, and more wheat.

Mouth is med to lighter bod, nice creamy wheat, decent carb.

Overall a well done hefe for an American made beer, very solid, but then again I would expect nothing less from cbc.

Serving type: on-tap

07-23-2014 17:29:21 | More by jlindros
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jt2488

Massachusetts

4.25/5  rDev +4.4%

07-15-2014 20:25:01 | More by jt2488
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PatGreer

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev -1.7%

07-12-2014 03:13:14 | More by PatGreer
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dreis

Massachusetts

4.25/5  rDev +4.4%

06-27-2014 00:19:41 | More by dreis
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CP4R


4.25/5  rDev +4.4%

06-24-2014 23:21:51 | More by CP4R
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dmachado

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev -7.9%

06-24-2014 11:53:12 | More by dmachado
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JKV96

Massachusetts

3.5/5  rDev -14%

06-15-2014 02:07:29 | More by JKV96
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Stevedore

Wisconsin

4.05/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

On-tap at Cambridge Brewing Company in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

A- Hazy straw-yellow body. Two finger white head with good retention. Lots of lacing. Typical hefeweizen appearance.

S- Lots of cloves and spices, some banana, no bubble gum. Wheat, pale malt, noble hops. Smells promising.

F- Very good flavour profile with wheat, pale malt breadiness, distinct noble hops and of course the spices from the yeast. Banana, cloves, not much bubble gum. Very good.

M- Medium body, smooth and rich with a nice effervescence. Very easy to drink and very refreshing.

O- Refreshing hefeweizen that hit the spot on a humid, warm day like today. Drinking it outside at the CBC outdoor area made it even better.

Serving type: on-tap

06-08-2014 00:14:58 | More by Stevedore
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DerekMorgan

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev -1.7%

09-05-2013 01:10:57 | More by DerekMorgan
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Cooker_stp

New York

3.75/5  rDev -7.9%

08-19-2013 18:22:14 | More by Cooker_stp
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comrade_tony

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev -7.9%

08-15-2013 23:41:00 | More by comrade_tony
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cjs61679

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev -1.7%

08-12-2013 13:13:27 | More by cjs61679
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Andrew041180

Massachusetts

3.8/5  rDev -6.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3.75

A - On tap at Union Street in Newton Centre. Cloudy, but not enough so to prevent someone from seeing through it. Deep gold, hint of orange. The beer arrived with no head, and left no lacing on the glass. Makes me question the glass, given what other users have posted. Light visible carbonation.

S - I was outside and the beer was served in a large pint glass. Not the best. Basically stayed with my overall score for this. Really couldn't tell.

T - Nice light flavors, but there was some kind of underlying sourness that I didn't really like.

M - Really nice. The carbonation worked well here. Very pillowy feel.

O - I question the beer I was served. Lines not clean? Something off with the glass? Don't know. The beer was nice, and I would certainly try it again given the opportunity, but there are still a few on my list ahead of this one.

Serving type: on-tap

08-11-2013 21:47:17 | More by Andrew041180
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Janeinma

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev -7.9%

08-04-2013 03:28:59 | More by Janeinma
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HattedClassic

Virginia

4/5  rDev -1.7%

07-05-2013 22:01:36 | More by HattedClassic
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WhitmansNiece

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev -1.7%

06-18-2013 15:39:24 | More by WhitmansNiece
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agreenman19

Connecticut

3.75/5  rDev -7.9%

06-12-2013 01:03:38 | More by agreenman19
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SebD

Ontario (Canada)

3.75/5  rDev -7.9%

06-05-2013 21:16:43 | More by SebD
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Jakk

Massachusetts

4.75/5  rDev +16.7%

06-04-2013 19:36:30 | More by Jakk
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ElijahRivera

New York

3.75/5  rDev -7.9%

06-03-2013 17:57:09 | More by ElijahRivera
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Resuin

Massachusetts

3/5  rDev -26.3%

06-03-2013 01:43:28 | More by Resuin
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ncaudle

Virginia

4/5  rDev -1.7%

05-28-2013 18:27:25 | More by ncaudle
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MarkQ617

Massachusetts

4.89/5  rDev +20.1%
look: 4.75 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

*Review taken from Tastingnotes, July 15th of last year

I had this on tap at Legal Harborside. I was completely blown away, possibly the best Hefeweizen I've had. Beautiful color, a darker golden color, cloudy as you might expect. Great soft head at the top leaving nice lacing on the glass. Perfect balance of banana, spice, and cloves in both the aroma and flavor. Awesome, almost creamy moutfeel. Absolutely worth a try, if this is on tap on the right kind of day, I will most certainly be ordering it.

Serving type: on-tap

05-28-2013 16:55:40 | More by MarkQ617
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Hefeweizen from Cambridge Brewing Company
90 out of 100 based on 76 ratings.