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Dunkle Weizen - Sprecher Brewing Company

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48 Ratings
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Ratings: 48
Reviews: 17
rAvg: 3.46
pDev: 12.72%
Wants: 3
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Sprecher Brewing Company visit their website
Wisconsin, United States

Style | ABV
Dunkelweizen |  4.65% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: BeerFMAndy on 11-03-2009

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look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

A: The beer is hazy reddish amber in color and has a light amount of visible carbonation. It poured with a quarter finger high beige colored head that quickly died down, leaving a thin layer of bubbles covering the surface and a collar around the edge of the glass.
S: Light to moderate aromas of wheat are present in the nose along with notes of brown bread and hints of bananas from the yeast.
T: The taste is similar to the smell, but the yeast flavors seem to be stronger with notes of bananas and hints of dark fruits.
M: It feels light-bodied on the palate and has a moderate amount of carbonation.
O: This beer is easy to drink but doesn't seem to have the strong banana aromas and flavors exhibited by many of the top beers in the style.

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look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Got this one in the mail.

Murky/hazy/muddy brown. Tiny ring of off-white head.
Nose is sweet and bready. Wheat and yeast. Sugary orange. Hefe-ish.

Taste is fine. Falls a bit flat. Cereals, slightly metallic, some hops. Some citrus. Kind of a mish-mash.

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look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

P- Thanks to my buddy Matt for this brew!

A- an amber/cola like color with minimal head poor lacing. nothing too exciting.

S- banana and clove dominate but then there are hints of earthy malts that come through on the back end.

F- earthy malts come through first in the mouth but then the banana and clove round it out fairly well.

M- somewhat chewy and creamy for a dunkel weizen. the alcohol coats the throat and mouth nicely and the banana is pronounced.

O- not a bad brew. the banana and clove saved it.

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A muddy dark brown pour with a nice wheaty smell. Slightly fizzy on the tongue, but with a very small head. Tastes of wheat, banana, and maybe tarragon (some kind of herb at least). Leaves a very mild sweet taste in your mouth after swallowing. My first "dark wheat." Would definitely drink it again and will try other dark wheat beers.

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Dunkle Weizen from Sprecher Brewing Company
80 out of 100 based on 48 ratings.