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Hefeweizen - Occidental Brewing Co.

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Ratings: 17
Reviews: 4
rAvg: 4.09
pDev: 9.05%
Wants: 1
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
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Occidental Brewing Co. visit their website
Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
Hefeweizen |  4.70% ABV

Availability: Year-round

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Beer added by: ThisMoonlife on 10-11-2013

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Ratings: 17 | Reviews: 4
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3.94/5  rDev -3.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Great color but my 16oz can felt a little low on head. Smells of tropical fruit. Primarily pineapple. Tastes more of pineapple but with a more tang like passion fruit. The fruit taste fades with a mild slightly dry leafy hop flavor and a whole lot of yeasty funk. Slight bit heavy on the yeastiness but I love the tropical fruitiness. The beer is well balanced, mellow and easy drinking. Excellent hefe, but doesn't beat weihenstephaner.

Photo of Donkster46
4.03/5  rDev -1.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

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5/5  rDev +22.2%

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4/5  rDev -2.2%

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3.75/5  rDev -8.3%

Photo of Reidrover
3.77/5  rDev -7.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Pint glass poured from a growler from Growl Movement in S.Salem. $10 a growler. Pours a hazy ,bright yellow with a nice sized thick creamy white head. Nice fresh banana,spice and bread aromas. Taste similar to aroma with a bit of summer fruit thrown in. Kinda comes up short in the palate..starts of fine but gets a wee bit watery by the end. But overall for a 80-90 degree day its fine stuff

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4.25/5  rDev +3.9%

Photo of CoryR
3.75/5  rDev -8.3%

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3.75/5  rDev -8.3%

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4/5  rDev -2.2%

Photo of Hoptometrist
4.2/5  rDev +2.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Served from a growler into a weizen glass.

A- Poured a hazy bright golden color with big fluffy bright white head that left some splashy lace.

S- Tangy banana and clove, slightly citrusy, and traditional.

T- Big tangy banana notes, big bright and sparkling citrusy notes, and quite a bit of clove and spice character.

M- Pretty smooth, fizzy and sparkling carbonation, light bodied, very refreshing, and not dry.

O- This is a really nice refreshing, tangy, juicy, and citrusy hefeweizen, which are all some of my favorite qualities in the style.

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4/5  rDev -2.2%

Photo of jrempel
4.5/5  rDev +10%

Photo of TheeWalrusHunter
4.65/5  rDev +13.7%
look: 5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

The best Hef I ever tasted. Got it at the taproom, poured into a tall hef glass

A: Perfect cloudy gold, impeccable 1 inch off-white head.

S: Smells like a Hef

T: Drinkability is high, Notes of bananas and cloves (not overpowering though). Doesn't have that hef yeast after taste that im used to. Its good, real good

M: Creamy, not too light

O: The best best Hef ive ever had. Crazy that i am in love with it, since I am usually an IPA, Sour, Belgian drinker

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3.5/5  rDev -14.4%

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4.5/5  rDev +10%

Photo of ThisMoonlife
4/5  rDev -2.2%

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Hefeweizen from Occidental Brewing Co.
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