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Berliner Style Weisse - Gasthaus & Gosebrauerei Bayerischer Bahnhof

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BA SCORE
83
good

321 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 321
Reviews: 178
rAvg: 3.69
pDev: 13.55%
Wants: 20
Gots: 9 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Gasthaus & Gosebrauerei Bayerischer Bahnhof visit their website
Germany

Style | ABV
Berliner Weissbier |  3.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: RblWthACoz on 05-29-2007)
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Reviews by botham:
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botham

Illinois

3.18/5  rDev -13.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

12 oz bottle poured into an oversized wine glass. Pours a pale golden color with a mild haze and a single finger of loose white head that retains poorly and leaves no lacings.

Aroma is of a light acidity with a touch of wet-hay like funk and some wheaty yeast in the background.

Taste follows the nose with a flabby character and not as much snap as the aroma would suggest. The funk is almost non-existant but shows up a bit on the back end. The back of the bottle describes it as 'softer and more mellow' than others of the style, and that is spot on. dissapointing.

Mouthfeel is light bodied and smooth with a mildly sweet character. Could use more acidity.

Drinkability is decent. A good starter into the Berliner Weiss style, but it ends up flat and without any distinct characteristics.

Serving type: bottle

10-27-2009 17:31:39 | More by botham
More User Reviews:
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ONovoMexicano

New Mexico

3.78/5  rDev +2.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

In a snifter from a twelve ounce bottle.

A- starts with a finger-thick, fluffy, pale white foam and streaks of lace. A pale golden body with energetic carbonation shows, although this beer has a hazy quality. The head persists well and leaves a layer of lace. 4.25

S- sour, wheaty, and malty, maybe some diacetyl, and an aroma of white wine. That's an interesting turn. 3.75

T- I still get the white wine, maybe white grape juice, flavor, with some tart berry flavor and a lemony finish. There's a strong wheat quality that runs along the palate and gives the brew an earthy flavor. 3.75

M- it's plenty tart, wine-like and semi-dry on the finish. It makes the mouth pucker a bit from the acidity. 3.75

O- I enjoyed this but found some of the flavors and sensations to be slightly off. I have found many berliner weisses lately that surpass this, so the competition is getting stiffer.

Serving type: bottle

07-24-2014 00:22:14 | More by ONovoMexicano
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Drumtgot

Connecticut

4/5  rDev +8.4%

07-22-2014 17:09:34 | More by Drumtgot
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AudioGilz

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

07-21-2014 20:22:52 | More by AudioGilz
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patre_tim

China

3.74/5  rDev +1.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

A: Peachy yellow and cloudy with a apparent mother on the inside of the glass like kombucha. A finger of white head that fades fast.

S: Sour tart quality with some witbier coriander and light lemon as well as a plastic sort of funky quality. Corn and yeast as well.

T: Sour like apple cider vinegar in water, some corn, and a dough yeast quality. Tart and crisp. The coriander witbier quality is only in the background.

M: Light crisp body, with little carbonation.

O: . Not awesome, but nice to find an example in this style that is assumedly close to the original style of the beer. Bought at Bruisin’ Ales Asheville, drank at Deerfield Beach, FL.

Serving type: bottle

07-18-2014 19:19:12 | More by patre_tim
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crobinso

Colorado

3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

07-18-2014 03:40:23 | More by crobinso
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anabar

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev +15.2%

07-17-2014 17:12:04 | More by anabar
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Stum-pub

Connecticut

3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

07-17-2014 06:41:27 | More by Stum-pub
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jaywes754

New Jersey

4/5  rDev +8.4%

07-17-2014 01:00:50 | More by jaywes754
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jbertsch

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

07-12-2014 02:28:44 | More by jbertsch
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ChipChaight

New York

4/5  rDev +8.4%

07-06-2014 14:43:52 | More by ChipChaight
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oglmcdgl

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

07-01-2014 07:36:00 | More by oglmcdgl
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schmick718

Massachusetts

3/5  rDev -18.7%

06-29-2014 22:13:36 | More by schmick718
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rjdierberger87

New Jersey

4.75/5  rDev +28.7%

06-27-2014 14:26:51 | More by rjdierberger87
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jwps214

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

06-27-2014 00:15:08 | More by jwps214
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MrDarcy

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +8.4%

06-20-2014 17:01:40 | More by MrDarcy
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bmwats

Louisiana

3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

06-16-2014 21:06:26 | More by bmwats
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OnryAndMean

Vermont

3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

06-14-2014 23:31:00 | More by OnryAndMean
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PatB1987

Illinois

3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

06-11-2014 16:07:57 | More by PatB1987
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cheah

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +15.2%

06-10-2014 03:23:29 | More by cheah
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sludgegnome

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +8.4%

06-08-2014 17:47:20 | More by sludgegnome
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RMoeNay

Connecticut

4/5  rDev +8.4%

06-03-2014 21:02:58 | More by RMoeNay
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Griffith

Connecticut

3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

06-03-2014 01:23:17 | More by Griffith
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afsdan

Colorado

3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

05-28-2014 20:16:53 | More by afsdan
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Bouleboubier

Pennsylvania

3.83/5  rDev +3.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

(bottle date 2012 Sep 13 - served in a Duvel balloon)

A: head that sizzles out fast... sulfury yellow liquid with only a very faint haze (may be slightly cloudier/head-ier younger?)

S: predominantly acidic, with a slight lemony bent... marginally floral, similar but not quite as distinct as say chamomile

T: refreshingly tart, but not lip-smacking... light, chalky citrus pith... interesting grainy flavor - more like an earthy pale malt than wheat malt - flares up midway through the first few sips

M: dry and snappy crisp, with a pleasantly dainty, delicate malt body... altogether quite dry... the lacto acidity does bring a mild, livening piquancy, however, it falls fairly short of puckering

O: I enjoyed the surprising balance between lacto and malt flavors here - many domestically-produced examples seem to focus on the wild qualities and eschew malt flavors, essentially making the beers flat and dry... I could do this one again - recommended

Serving type: bottle

05-27-2014 18:42:40 | More by Bouleboubier
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Berliner Style Weisse from Gasthaus & Gosebrauerei Bayerischer Bahnhof
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