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Weizenbock - Beer Camp #37 (Best Of Beer Camp) - Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
89
very good

195 Ratings
THE BROS
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(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 195
Reviews: 102
rAvg: 4
pDev: 11%
Wants: 5
Gots: 2 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Weizenbock |  6.80% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: rayjay on 01-01-2009)
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Texas

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South Carolina

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07-28-2014 12:35:46 | More by Robyn
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California

4/5  rDev 0%

07-15-2014 09:43:15 | More by zestar
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4/5  rDev 0%

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New York

4/5  rDev 0%

06-23-2014 01:45:50 | More by ChipChaight
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Florida

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Virginia

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South Carolina

4/5  rDev 0%

06-03-2014 16:12:36 | More by vancean2
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Kentucky

3.5/5  rDev -12.5%

06-01-2014 02:45:02 | More by Rod_J
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Iowa

4.25/5  rDev +6.3%

05-28-2014 23:01:32 | More by jzlyo
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Durandal_777

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -6.3%

05-18-2014 03:26:11 | More by Durandal_777
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Nordbier

Georgia

4/5  rDev 0%

05-14-2014 00:18:29 | More by Nordbier
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MonkeyBread

Nevada

3.5/5  rDev -12.5%

05-11-2014 21:37:04 | More by MonkeyBread
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Wisconsin

4.25/5  rDev +6.3%

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California

3.75/5  rDev -6.3%

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barczar

Kentucky

3.79/5  rDev -5.3%

Press a murky, ruddy medium brown with a frothy cream head that lingers as a thin foam layer.

Banana, citrus, and clove dominate the aroma, with notes of toasted malt adding contrast. Bubblegum surfaces late.

Flavor reveals more citrus, with lemon tartness and orange rind underlying a wheat and lightly toasted malt base. Notes of caramel and toffee are overpowered by esters of bubblegum, banana, and clove. The finish is dry and fairly bitter.

Body is moderate, with carbonation a bit on the high side, and modest alcohol warmth.

I prefer a little less bitterness, but the esters are nice and complex. They definitely dominate. I think the bitterness in the finish almost makes the beer taste flat/stale. That's what kills it for me.

05-01-2014 05:29:53 | More by barczar
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deadonhisfeet

Kentucky

3.86/5  rDev -3.5%

Poured from a growler into a stein. The beer is amber in color and very hazy (even unattractively so). Nevertheless, is well-carbonated and sports a nice 3 finger bloom that doesn't last quite as long as it should. The nose has some faint, but pleasant, bready aromas and some dark fruit. Smells like a traditional bock.

Medium body and a nice, rich malty flavor. I get a little of the wheat near the front and middle of the palate, a nice tart sensation, but mostly this beer is about the malt. There are lots of toffee and treacle flavors, some clove-like phenols, and a nice lemony wheat flavor to balance it out. No real hop character, just enough for spice.

I thought Sierra Nevada's take on this style might be an abomination. That is, that they might hop it to the gills. Fortunately, this is a very traditional interpretation. I like it a lot. It's sweet and malty and not too lemony. Bravo!

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Pennsylvania

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California

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Oregon

3.63/5  rDev -9.3%

Pours a finger of head on a cloudy brown colored body.
The aroma is caramel and apple cider. Interesting but good.
The taste is a mild bitter start with a late malt sweetness. Great balance.
The texture is smooth with moderate carbonation.
Quite enjoyable.

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Massachusetts

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Weizenbock - Beer Camp #37 (Best Of Beer Camp) from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
89 out of 100 based on 195 ratings.