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Straight-Up Hefeweizen - Berghoff Brewery

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Straight-Up HefeweizenStraight-Up Hefeweizen

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75
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13 Ratings
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Ratings: 13
Reviews: 1
rAvg: 2.94
pDev: 10.2%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Berghoff Brewery visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
Hefeweizen |  5.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
In Bavaria, wheat beers were once the exclusive province of royalty, and it’s easy to see why. With their reliance on costly wheat, a refined aroma and a magical combination of complexity and easy drinkability, wheat beers tickle just about everyone’s fancy. They deserve wider appreciation. Straight-Up Hefe-Weizen is brewed with 60 percent malted wheat and 40 percent pilsner and other malts. It is an unfiltered beer with a cloudy appearance due to yeast and proteins that add a rich creamy mouth feel. A classic Bavarian wheat beer yeast is used, adding subtle layers of banana, bubblegum and spicy clove, the signature trio for the style. The finish is creamy, dry and just a touch tangy.

(Beer added by: Jason on 07-23-2013)
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Straight-Up Hefeweizen from Berghoff Brewery
75 out of 100 based on 13 ratings.