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Weihenstephaner Hefeweissbier - Bayerische Staatsbrauerei Weihenstephan

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6,723 Ratings

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Ratings: 6,723
Reviews: 2,275
rAvg: 4.41
pDev: 10.43%
Wants: 516
Gots: 775 | FT: 12
Brewed by:
Bayerische Staatsbrauerei Weihenstephan visit their website

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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5/5  rDev +13.4%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Cloudy, golden color. Lots of fine carbonation rising. Thick frothy head.

Tons of banana in the nose. Sweet bread, cloves, vanilla, touch of lemon.

Sweet bread up front. I get lots of banana, cloves, vanilla, bubblegum, slight lemony. Very complex in flavor. Refreshing, very soft body and finish.

Truly the best Hefeweizen.

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4.25/5  rDev -3.6%

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4.8/5  rDev +8.8%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 5

A: into weizen glass; stirred up and then poured sediment in: soft hazy gold beer with a fluffy white head

S: faintly ripe fruit, wiffs of dry wheat fields and floral yeast

T: sweet, fruity, wheaty malts, mild banana and gum; well-balanced with the bitterness

M: soft, creamy, full-bodied and light at the same time

O: I cannot imagine a better hefeweizen. The challenge is to not give this beer 5's across the boards - but I honestly don't think this recipe can be improved upon or bettered. This is a seemingly perfect beer of the style, but have allowed for personal tastes and such. Certainly a hefe you must have when exploring the style.

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4.55/5  rDev +3.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 5

Appearance: It has a nice cloudy golden/orange color to it. It has a very nice thick white head that dies down very slowly and leaves some lacing.

Smell: The aromas definitly give out hints of yeast, bananas, wheat, spices (mainly cloves) and some slight citrus.

Taste: Like the aromas, it has some nice cloves, bananas, wheat malts, yeast and citrus. Great tasting Hefe!

Mouthfeel: It has a medium carbonation with a nice overall balance and feel.

Drinkability: It's a very smooth drinkable beer accompanied with great flavors and aromas. One of my favorite beers.

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Weihenstephaner Hefeweissbier from Bayerische Staatsbrauerei Weihenstephan
98 out of 100 based on 6,723 ratings.