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Hefe Weizen - Triumph Brewing Company

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Hefe Weizen
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Reviews: 3
Hads: 7
Avg: 3.72
pDev: 12.9%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Triumph Brewing Company
Pennsylvania, United States

Style | ABV
Hefeweizen |  5.30% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: RblWthACoz on 07-08-2007

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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Reviews: 3 | Hads: 7
Reviews by Phatz:
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4.42/5  rDev +18.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

The Hefe Weizen at Triumph, the Philadelphia location, is listed at 5.3% ABV and needs to be corrected here.

Appearance: Served a hazy dark yellow color with decent head and lacing.

Smell: Big banana in the nose. Not over the top necessarily bur certainly dominant banana and yeast aromas, with a solid malt presence and some orange and spices as well. Very nice.

Taste: Extremely approachable friendly tasty beer that would likely appeal to many and yet has attributes even the more picky of us look for in a solid Hefe Weizen. Banana flavors and yeast with a sweet bready malt backbone and clove and orange spices.

Mouthfeel: Smooth and soft. Right on to style.

Drinkability: This is absolutely a drinkable beer. It is a summer champion for sure. Refreshing soft and quite quaffable from beginning to end.

Hope this is helpful.

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More User Reviews:
Photo of acurtis
3.25/5  rDev -12.6%

Photo of Bdel34
3.5/5  rDev -5.9%

Photo of JohneHoodlum
3.5/5  rDev -5.9%

Photo of RblWthACoz
4/5  rDev +7.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Pours a hazed amber brown. Yeasty nose that is just bringing the funk. Full banana on the flavor, which is kind of a good sign that these guys maybe sort of know what to do here. Nice robust and earthy profile. Full body feel on the mouth. Smooth carbonation. Overall very drinkable. Just a nice robust hefe.

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Photo of kajerm
3/5  rDev -19.4%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Pours gold and cloudy, like a hefe should be, with a mountain of thick white head. I wish they used taller weizen glasses at triumph.

Banana esters rule the aroma, just like in every other half-decent hefe. Some phenolic spiciness is evident, but neither of these two yeast flavors are as strong as I'd like.

Tastes like it smells, maybe a shade stronger, but ultimately pretty much the same as 99% of the hefeweizens on the market.

Mouthfeel is light and creamy. Drinkability is good. Yawn.

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Photo of LoveStout
3.25/5  rDev -12.6%

Hefe Weizen from Triumph Brewing Company
- out of 100 based on 3 ratings.