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Weihenstephaner Hefeweissbier - Bayerische Staatsbrauerei Weihenstephan

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BA SCORE
98
world-class

6,470 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 6,470
Reviews: 2,256
rAvg: 4.41
pDev: 10.43%
Wants: 501
Gots: 673 | FT: 12
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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3.75/5  rDev -15%

kermis, Oct 05, 2014
Photo of dmgeng
4.5/5  rDev +2%

One of the first import beers I have had and it was one of the best beers I have had.

A - Cloudy light golden color. Fluffy white head. Superior lacing.

S - Plenty phenolic-clove character with grainy, bready, with some banana.

T - Nice phenolic profile but doesn't overpower with accompanying grainy and soft banana tones. No distinct bitterness or hops and seems soft on the tongue but not too sweet. Even with the complex flavors still tasty and drinkable

M - Light to medium which is perfect for the style. High carbonation that is stylistic and lends to the crispness and drinkability.

Overall, the quintessential hefeweizen not too much anything but a great blend of all of the attributes of a hefeweizen. If you are just starting to get into better beers and have never tried a hefe or maybe you tried one and didn't like it this is a good one to get back up on the horse with.

Glass- Traditional wheat glass

dmgeng, Oct 05, 2014
Photo of t2grogan
4/5  rDev -9.3%

t2grogan, Oct 05, 2014
Photo of Alex-Alkis
3.84/5  rDev -12.9%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Classic hefeweizen that does exactly what it should. Really lovely in both the aroma and the flavor.

Alex-Alkis, Oct 05, 2014
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5/5  rDev +13.4%

VizoJitsu, Oct 05, 2014
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5/5  rDev +13.4%

RStaff4, Oct 05, 2014
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4.12/5  rDev -6.6%

Gbgbrouge, Oct 05, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -20.6%

clausr, Oct 04, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -15%

fgmiele, Oct 04, 2014
Photo of Franck
4/5  rDev -9.3%

Franck, Oct 04, 2014
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5/5  rDev +13.4%

TD_Brewers, Oct 04, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev -3.6%

brugsbeertje, Oct 04, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev -3.6%

bevoduz, Oct 04, 2014
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4.8/5  rDev +8.8%

Kjbuck624, Oct 04, 2014
Photo of GoNoles
5/5  rDev +13.4%

My favorite hefeweizen. Smooth drinking with a superb banana finish.

GoNoles, Oct 03, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +2%

AlpacaAlpaca, Oct 03, 2014
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5/5  rDev +13.4%

gjGator04, Oct 02, 2014
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4.56/5  rDev +3.4%

Todd_Shrader, Oct 01, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +7.7%

TonyN, Sep 30, 2014
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5/5  rDev +13.4%

Savearth, Sep 29, 2014
Photo of Jason_the_Argonaut
4.75/5  rDev +7.7%

I'm new to beer reviewing, so beer with me, lol. A: Golden Yellow slightly cloudy, with a big white creamy head that offers nice lacing while drinking. N: The aroma is an excellent balance of hops and fruit that leaves your mouth asking for more. T: Wheat malts, tropic fruits, light spices, quite dry and hoppy. P: Doesn't leave much behind on the palate but is nicely carbonated. O: I enjoyed this beer very much. It was refreshing and has become one of my favorite Hefeweizen. It is a very good after dinner beer, due to not being filling or heavy. A must have if you enjoy wheat beers.

Jason_the_Argonaut, Sep 29, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +7.7%

Creosote, Sep 29, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev -3.6%

ahommell, Sep 29, 2014
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4.44/5  rDev +0.7%

anthony-martinez, Sep 28, 2014
Weihenstephaner Hefeweissbier from Bayerische Staatsbrauerei Weihenstephan
98 out of 100 based on 6,470 ratings.