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Schöfferhofer Grapefruit Weizen-Mix - Binding-Brauerei AG

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Ratings: 323
Reviews: 76
rAvg: 3.43
pDev: 18.08%
Wants: 14
Gots: 40 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Binding-Brauerei AG visit their website

Style | ABV
Hefeweizen |  2.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Redwood21 on 02-19-2008)
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5/5  rDev +45.8%

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4.75/5  rDev +38.5%

StevieW, May 26, 2013
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4.75/5  rDev +38.5%

I really enjoyed this beer. It's light and has a strong grapefruit flavor.

Sillyshady2, Today at 11:25 PM
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4.75/5  rDev +38.5%

jharris0624, Jul 30, 2013
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4.75/5  rDev +38.5%

WKrieger, Jan 13, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +38.5%

ShoopKip, Aug 31, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +38.5%

rallyr32, Apr 21, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +38.5%

Hrodebert, Jul 26, 2014
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4.61/5  rDev +34.4%

This beer really surprised me. I got a sample at The Wurst Place (Seattle) after I was told it was one of only 2 beers that have a permanent handle there out of 23 craft beers. 2.5%? Really? How good could it be? It was awesome. Well, that's IF you like grapefruit juice which I do. They called it their "breakfast beer". It poured a hazy, light pink/orange and seriously tasted just like grapefruit juice. I had a .5 litre in the Schöfferhofer glass and totally enjoyed it.

Whiskers1980, Jul 13, 2014
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4.58/5  rDev +33.5%

Loved this beer! After I finished the first 6-pack, I went back to Joe's produce, and bought the rest of their stock. They informed me that there would be no additional shipments from Germany. I am now scouring the other stores in my area! Excellent summer beer!

Hawk-MotorCity, Jun 09, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +31.2%

AliK, Jul 11, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +31.2%

jpd026, Jun 21, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +31.2%

pixarnick, Jun 08, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +31.2%

Tittles, Jan 03, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +31.2%

kgrichards, Mar 30, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +31.2%

TinaBelle10, May 31, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev +31.2%

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4.5/5  rDev +31.2%

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4.25/5  rDev +23.9%

IndigoPen, Jul 13, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +23.9%

cb8282, Feb 28, 2014
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4.22/5  rDev +23%

Poured a rather bright orange colour (like a muted fanta orange) with a fizzy bubbly head that disappeared pretty quickly.

Smells very citrussy and sweet with wheaty notes.

Has a very subtle and moreish grapefruit citrus/wheaty beer flavour. Very pleasant and refreshing.

Light on the palate and not too heavy on the fizz. Is going down very fast. I could drink this all night.

Could be construed as a girly alcopop type drink (just without the alcopop tax)

madvoice, Dec 24, 2008
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4.05/5  rDev +18.1%

Poured from 500mL can into a pint glass.

Appearance: medium yellow-orange hue with plenty of haze and a thick finger of pillowy white foam. A very nice looking beer, if a bit on the orange side for a hefeweizen (though this should be expected).

Smell: big, rich grapefruit aroma with a little bit of malty, wheaty undertone. The grapefruit is quite strong, like a San Pellegrino pompelmo soda. This beer is definitely as-advertised.

Taste: there's a surprisingly good hefeweizen base, with a good wheaty character with a great banana quality. Over this is the refreshing grapefruit flavor, which really works for me. Nice!

Mouthfeel: medium body with a big, satisfyingly creamy carbonation. Boom!

Overall: I really like this beer, and I find it delightfully refreshing. I happen to really enjoy radlers, shandies and the like, and this beer is no exception; radlers almost belong in their own category.

flagmantho, Apr 18, 2014
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4/5  rDev +16.6%

KrittyKratz, Apr 20, 2014
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Schöfferhofer Grapefruit Weizen-Mix from Binding-Brauerei AG
78 out of 100 based on 323 ratings.