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Professor Fritz Briem 1809 Berliner Weisse - Professor Fritz Briem

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1,139 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,139
Reviews: 543
rAvg: 4.11
pDev: 9.98%
Wants: 94
Gots: 84 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Professor Fritz Briem
Germany

Style | ABV
Berliner Weissbier |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Created by Dr. Fritz Briem of Doemens Institute (  http://www.doemens.org  ), brewed by Weihenstephan & Doemens.

(Beer added by: MaltyGoodness on 04-16-2007)
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4.24/5  rDev +3.2%

nitro0292, Aug 24, 2014
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4/5  rDev -2.7%

bottled on 8.23.2013

appearance - golden color beer with white head

smell - white grape juice, champagne

taste - similar to champagne, white grapes, lemon, slightly tart

mouthfeel - medium bodied, high carbonation, tart finish, crisp, refreshing

overall - my first experience with an authentic version of this style and I like the way it is tart, crisp and refreshing for those hot summer days. reminiscent of champagne or sparkling wine. Worth a try

Price Point - $6.99/16.9 oz bottle

keithmurray, Aug 23, 2014
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4.08/5  rDev -0.7%

sammyt728, Aug 23, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -8.8%

jcb7472, Aug 22, 2014
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4/5  rDev -2.7%

zestar, Aug 22, 2014
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4.16/5  rDev +1.2%

Faroveryonder, Aug 20, 2014
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4/5  rDev -2.7%

cfrobrew, Aug 20, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -14.8%

ilikebeer03, Aug 19, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +9.5%

A: poured into a chalice to a clear and bright yellow with a finger and a half of dense head that retains well and leaves minimal lacing
S: smells of wheat, bready yeast and lemony tartness
T: taste is tart lemons, a little fruity, creamy wheat and the swallow is more lemony and lactic tartness with a little more wheat
M: fairly light but not watery with plentiful carb that isn't prickly and a slightly drying finish
O:Overall this is a well crafted beer with great flavors and seems to hit all the marks for the style. I prefer hottenroth a little more but this one is much easier to find on the shelves.

SHODriver, Aug 17, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

Hendrick24, Aug 17, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

BKotch, Aug 16, 2014
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4/5  rDev -2.7%

MacQ32, Aug 15, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +15.6%

Florida

jakobivester, Aug 15, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -8.8%

BigGingDrinker, Aug 11, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -8.8%

Bjango, Aug 11, 2014
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4/5  rDev -2.7%

EliotRosewater, Aug 11, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

frDan, Aug 10, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

ZEB89, Aug 08, 2014
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4/5  rDev -2.7%

kylehay2004, Aug 07, 2014
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4/5  rDev -2.7%

DrBier, Aug 06, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

thufflife, Aug 06, 2014
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4/5  rDev -2.7%

jrfehon33, Aug 06, 2014
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4/5  rDev -2.7%

redfox405, Aug 05, 2014
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4/5  rDev -2.7%

RichJamz, Aug 05, 2014
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4.81/5  rDev +17%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

This one pours a very cloudy pale golden color that looks as if it were in front of a white sheet of paper. The head is a thick fluffy white that is more than reasonably long lived with a moderate lacing down the glass.

The nose is tart and citrus with oranges, lemon and grapefruit in the mix. The malt s a dry experience to the nose that has sour notes and fruity undertones with a tinge of hopping.

The taste is effervescent, crisp and tangy with the sour notes under the citrus and strong lemony flavor. The hops are subtle but that is fine.

The mouthfeel is almost perfect and delivers this one to the palate very effectively.

Overall this one is exceptionally good and a fantastic Weiss. I highly recommend it and can't wait to get more.

AtrumAnimus, Aug 05, 2014
Professor Fritz Briem 1809 Berliner Weisse from Professor Fritz Briem
92 out of 100 based on 1,139 ratings.