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A Slice Of Hefen - La Cumbre Brewing Co.

A Slice Of HefenA Slice Of Hefen

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92
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33 Ratings
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Ratings: 33
Reviews: 5
rAvg: 4.22
pDev: 7.35%


Brewed by:
La Cumbre Brewing Co. visit their website
New Mexico, United States

Style | ABV
Hefeweizen |  5.40% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: RattleheadKV2 on 06-18-2012)
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JonesArtGlass

New Mexico

4.53/5  rDev +7.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

I love how sexy this beer looks in it's glass. Presentation wise it's creamy, and a distinct banana smell is present. I truly enjoy sweeter beer and the Heffen is easy to have a couple of without feeling to sticky sweet. It's a great hot summer day beer.

Serving type: on-tap

01-21-2014 04:05:38 | More by JonesArtGlass
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GabrielM

New Mexico

4.35/5  rDev +3.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

A - hazy, cloudy, and creamy appearance with a bright two fingers worth of head. Looks really nice.

S - banana bread, wheat, some clove and spice.

T - everything a good hefe should have - banana, clove, coriander, a refreshing wheaty breadiness.

M - creamy, smooth, medium body.

O - I've had this on tap many times and loved it. Glad to say the canned version is just as good.

Serving type: can

12-17-2013 16:35:37 | More by GabrielM
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MDDMD

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +0.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

A-hazy light golden color with a big fluffy white head and good lacing

S-bananas, wheat, coriander, very fragrant

T-wheat, light malt, bananas, coriander, light clove

F- light to medium body with moderate carbonation, smooth

O- a hefe with good flavors and great drinkability, wish it was available in cans

Serving type: on-tap

05-25-2013 15:09:07 | More by MDDMD
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elNopalero

Texas

4.05/5  rDev -4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

This pours a cloudy golden color with some banana and clove on the aroma. It’s light, banana-y, estery, with a spice and a kick. The smooth, wheated flavor is a highlight. It has a delicate, light finish. As it warms it develops a banana bubblegum flavor with some cloves rounding it out.

Serving type: on-tap

07-17-2012 18:39:52 | More by elNopalero
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RattleheadKV2

New Mexico

4.73/5  rDev +12.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Had on tap at brewery, reviewed from notes.

Appearance: Served in a traditional 23oz Hefeweizen glass with about 2 fingers of a white, thick, creamy, meringue like head that stuck around til the end. Very hazy pale golden color, very traditional.

Smell: Tons of banana, and clove notes everywhere here. You also get some very nice, peppery, bready, yeast character as well, though somewhat subdued compared to the banana, and clove.

Taste: Pretty much mimics the smell, tons, and tons of banana, and clove flavor, it almost tastes like they brewed this with banana, insanely tasty.

Mouthfeel: Very nice and thick mouthfeel, pretty much what you'd expect from a Hefeweizen.

Overall: Very, very tasty brew, and I'm not a fan of Hefe's either, but I always make sure to get a glass of this every time I go to La Cumbre. Really glad they brought this on year round now.

Serving type: on-tap

06-18-2012 00:09:44 | More by RattleheadKV2
A Slice Of Hefen from La Cumbre Brewing Co.
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