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Oettinger Hefeweissbier - Oettinger Brauerei

Oettinger HefeweissbierOettinger Hefeweissbier

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BA SCORE
83
good

24 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 24
Reviews: 9
rAvg: 3.69
pDev: 13.55%


Brewed by:
Oettinger Brauerei visit their website
Germany

Style | ABV
Hefeweizen |  4.90% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: brewdlyhooked13 on 02-06-2004)
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Mike151014

South Carolina

4.25/5  rDev +15.2%

06-09-2013 08:49:48 | More by Mike151014
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Ohio

3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

03-04-2014 20:42:42 | More by brewtalthrone
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jumpfromorbit

Philippines

3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

10-07-2013 06:48:15 | More by jumpfromorbit
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laoge

Washington

3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

09-25-2013 05:41:28 | More by laoge
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josemm1790

Dominican Republic

4.25/5  rDev +15.2%

08-13-2013 03:10:15 | More by josemm1790
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ctejada10

Dominican Republic

4.5/5  rDev +22%

08-12-2013 22:58:57 | More by ctejada10
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Mattias

Sweden

3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

06-23-2013 20:39:26 | More by Mattias
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cambabeer

Florida

3/5  rDev -18.7%

06-06-2013 15:46:04 | More by cambabeer
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birchstick

Colorado

3.48/5  rDev -5.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Pours a cloudy yellow color with a nice head. Nose is banana and a lot of bubblegum. The taste follows suit. Opens up with with a little bit of spicy citrus flavor, which moves on to softer banana notes. A little bubblegum is present on the backend, but really explodes on the exhale. The mouthfeel is a touch on the watery side, but it is full. Overall, this is a solid hefeweizen. I found it strange I had to come to Central America to hear of this/be able to try it, but I am glad I got the chance. This hefeweizen provides a nice break from the Central American dull macro-lagers.

Serving type: can

06-03-2013 04:37:14 | More by birchstick
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Miha

Slovenia

3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

06-01-2013 23:33:31 | More by Miha
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FLima

Brazil

3.18/5  rDev -13.8%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Hazy amber orange color with lots of head with good retention.
Aroma of banana yeast and cloves.
Flavor initially seemed to have more barley malt than usual. Taste of bananas and over-ripped oranges and condiments. Dry aftertaste and mildly bitter.
Medium body with good carbonation.
Kind of positioned nowhere between drinkability and complexity choices. I believe there are better options, even local ones.

Serving type: can

03-31-2013 00:36:31 | More by FLima
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AdrianMendez

Mexico

4.25/5  rDev +15.2%

03-11-2013 23:16:38 | More by AdrianMendez
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abecuellar

Mexico

5/5  rDev +35.5%

03-04-2013 21:44:00 | More by abecuellar
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arkanu

Romania

4/5  rDev +8.4%

01-15-2013 21:02:51 | More by arkanu
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CwrwAmByth

United Kingdom (Wales)

3.68/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Poured from a 500ml bottle into a straight pint glass.

Pours a hazy golden colour with quite a nice white head.

Smells fairly yeasty.

Tastes okay, with that classic sharp hefeweizen yeast flavour up front but then some nice smooth and refreshing wheat flavours too, with a hop bitterness on the finish.

Overall quite a nice beer, slightly lacking in character and bit plain though.

Serving type: bottle

12-12-2012 00:41:24 | More by CwrwAmByth
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intoxabroad

British Columbia (Canada)

3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

10-08-2012 12:57:36 | More by intoxabroad
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Sunnanek

Sweden

3.28/5  rDev -11.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

A: Pours murky golden with a large white compact head that slowly sets into decent lacings.

S: Sweet malt and loads of wheat, gives the ripe banana. Some citric notes lures in the back. Also a bready backbone.

T: Rather mellow for a Hefeweizen, not too strong flavours. Ripe bananas and bready malts.

M: Aftertaste is short but a little bitter. Body is medium while carbonation strong but smooth.

O: A above average Hefeweizen, but not too exciting.

Serving type: bottle

07-08-2012 17:04:41 | More by Sunnanek
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Domochevsky


3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

05-09-2012 10:54:01 | More by Domochevsky
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BretSikkink

Mexico

3.58/5  rDev -3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Hazy golden brown color, nice creamy head - didn't fly off the handle but still had good stick and lacing. Fairly citric note, good blast of yeast, a little clean but a good start overall.

Actually much more phenolic banana, a somewhat biting citric and estery yeast note toward the end. Good bitterness. Not a super strong flavor either, but treading the middle. Finishes crisp, lots of carbonation, fair blast of coriander in there. Pretty solid choice, grab one if it's affordable.

Serving type: bottle

04-17-2012 22:49:12 | More by BretSikkink
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mekanical

Florida

4.03/5  rDev +9.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Typical german hefeweißbier with slightly less citrus and more bananas aftertaste than most hefeweissens. Bought in bottle form from a store in Celle Germany.

A - Hazy light brown - to gold in color, unfiltered. Not much in the way of head or lacing, but enough.
S - Smell of bananas
T - Good beer, Not as strong of a flavor as some other hefeweizens, some citrus, coriander and a strong aftertaste of banana stand out.
M - medium-light body, average carbonation.
O - Good beer! Probably not the best hefeweissen i've ever tried but maybe in the top 10.

Serving type: bottle

03-04-2012 18:51:40 | More by mekanical
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BrazilianAussie

Brazil

3/5  rDev -18.7%

02-25-2012 10:43:05 | More by BrazilianAussie
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Regenpak

Netherlands

2.93/5  rDev -20.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3

After the obligatory swirling of the 50 cl bottle with the last quarter of the beer to get all the hefe (yeast) into the glass (I absolutely love it when they do that in a restaurant!) I got about an inch head that slowly disappeared into a thin layer of small bubbles. The color is a misty yellow, typical of a hefe Weizen. The smell isn't very strong, some sweetness and the everpresent banana. The taste had something metallic in it that I couldn't place and certainly didn't appreciate. It remained in the aftertaste. But there was plenty of CO2. All in all not a bad Weizen but there are many better than this brew.

Serving type: bottle

08-21-2006 14:39:14 | More by Regenpak
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Sigmund

Norway

3.55/5  rDev -3.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 4

500 ml bottle, bought in Germany. This beer is brewed in Oettinger’s brewery in Schwerin. Pale golden colour, slightly hazy (less hazy than many other hefes), large and fluffy white head. Aroma and flavour have some some of the traditional hefe characteristics (banana and cloves), but to a weaker degree, and there are also some soapy elements in the aroma. I tend to like nearly all hefeweissbiers, but this one definitely belongs in the lower end of the scale. Still drinkable and refreshing.

Serving type: bottle

08-29-2005 12:32:13 | More by Sigmund
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stoutman

Michigan

3.13/5  rDev -15.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Smooth, grainy, and pretty sweet. I guess this beer is OK if you enjoy chewy, wheat laden beer. This one has a cloudy pour with lingering foam and a steady stream of carbonation. Has a hay-like, honey-orange disposition with a light metallic after taste. There are better wheat concoctions out there.

Serving type: bottle

06-06-2004 11:25:23 | More by stoutman
Oettinger Hefeweissbier from Oettinger Brauerei
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