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Sunrise Weiss - Victory Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
88
very good

354 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 354
Reviews: 280
rAvg: 3.92
pDev: 9.18%
Wants: 20
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Victory Brewing Company visit their website
Pennsylvania, United States

Style | ABV
Hefeweizen |  5.70% ABV

Availability: Summer

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: rebel1771 on 07-16-2002)
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trevorwideman

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3.68/5  rDev -6.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

12oz bottle given to me by fisherman34, it's been sitting around a while, I'd better get to drinking! Poured into a weiss glass.

Beautiful pour, almost three inches of fluffy head off a relatively mild pour. Pale gold-straw yellow, medium carbonation, hazey and full of sediment. Tasty looking. Aroma is spicy, a little musty with banana and pear fruitiness. Peppery noble hops, a bit of earth and foliage.

Taste is fairly well balanced, with a Granny Smith apple tartness, a bit of lemon all backing up a mellow wheaty/yeasty fruity backbone. Lots of peppery zippiness all over the palate. Floral sweetness as well. This is a very flavourful weiss, leaning a bit more to the sour than I prefer, but it does keep you coming back for more. Medium body, fairly wet but buzzing on the tongue. This is drinkable in quantity, very enjoyable, it's a little out of season but I'm still liking it very much.

Serving type: bottle

12-18-2007 21:09:57 | More by trevorwideman
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Sunrise Weiss from Victory Brewing Company
88 out of 100 based on 354 ratings.