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Weihenstephaner Hefeweissbier - Bayerische Staatsbrauerei Weihenstephan

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BA SCORE
98
world-class

5,945 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 5,945
Reviews: 2,214
rAvg: 4.41
pDev: 10.2%
Wants: 430
Gots: 460 | FT: 14
Brewed by:
Bayerische Staatsbrauerei Weihenstephan visit their website
Germany

Style | ABV
Hefeweizen |  5.40% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: pezoids on 01-22-2001)
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Dawkfan

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4.58/5  rDev +3.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

I've been looking forward to trying this one for awhile.

A- This poured into my Erdinger Weissbrau glass a slightly hazed yellow with a tinge of orange at the top. A massive 4 fingers worth of bright foamy white head. Some mountain looking lace left behind after this gets settled down. Lots of carbonation visible.

S- Strong aromas of banana, clove, and peppery spice. Bready, yeasty and a little citrusy as well.

T- This is probably the strongest flavor of banana that I've had in a Hefe and it's present throughout. All the other aromas mentioned in the nose are present in the taste, but they're toned down. There's a hint of bubblegum that comes in at the middle and rounds this out.

M- A light-medium body. Carbonation isn't over the top, but just enough to tingle the tongue.

D- Long before I really got into craft beer I remember trying a Hefeweizen and damn near spit it out. I think if it was Weihenstephaner's Hefe I would of been converted much quicker, this was gone in no time flat.

Serving type: bottle

09-17-2010 23:24:13 | More by Dawkfan
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Weihenstephaner Hefeweissbier from Bayerische Staatsbrauerei Weihenstephan
98 out of 100 based on 5,945 ratings.