Maisel's Weisse Dunkel - Brauerei Gebrüder Maisel GmbH & Co.

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73 Ratings
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Ratings: 73
Reviews: 26
rAvg: 3.73
pDev: 10.72%
Wants: 7
Gots: 3 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Brauerei Gebrüder Maisel GmbH & Co. visit their website
Germany

Style | ABV
Dunkelweizen |  5.40% ABV

Availability: Year-round

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(Beer added by: HappyHourHero on 12-19-2006)
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3.53/5  rDev -5.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of JTuomi
3.86/5  rDev +3.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

50 cl bottle (bb 27.03.15) into a weizen pokal. Hazy deep amber body, medium tan head that fades pretty quickly, little lacing, holds a thin veil. Sweet smell with wheat, banana, some dark malt and little clove.

At first the taste is sweet malt with a little tart wheat, followed by an intensifying taste of toasted bready malt and mild yeast banana with notes of chocolate, ending dry and a bit watery with a slight clove spiciness, leaving a pleasant and sweet toasted caramel aftertaste with a hint of banana.

Medium-light body, high soft carbonation, creamy mouthfeel. Overall a flavorful but light dunkelweizen. Drinkable and pleasant.

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4.25/5  rDev +13.9%

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3.75/5  rDev +0.5%

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4.5/5  rDev +20.6%

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4.75/5  rDev +27.3%

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4.5/5  rDev +20.6%

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4.28/5  rDev +14.7%

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3.5/5  rDev -6.2%

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3.75/5  rDev +0.5%

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3.35/5  rDev -10.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

500ml Bottle from Habana restaurant, Friedrichshain, Berlin (€3.50):
Medium brown, slightly cloudy with a foamy white 1cm head that's smaller than expected but holds very well.

Wheat & clove initially, some citrus & bubblegum after that with some lighter malts & yeast too; not a bad start with some fruits lingering in the background as well.

Wheat & light malts with faint caramel & cloves. Spice & touches of water come through around the middle. There was some banana in there as well but this was slightly weaker than I would have liked.

Smooth & easy going with some sweetness but I was disappointed to discover that it was slightly watery in places making it seem a touch bland. Some spice & decent carbonation offset this for the most part but not completely.

A pleasant beer & one that was easy to enjoy without really exciting. Not bad & quite refreshing but the hefeweizen version of this one is better.

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4.25/5  rDev +13.9%

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3.5/5  rDev -6.2%

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3.5/5  rDev -6.2%

Photo of CalgaryFMC
3.68/5  rDev -1.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Had a pint on tap at an Edmonton, Alberta area pub (Spruce Grove to be specific). After being pleasantly surprised by this brewery's weissbier offering (see that review), I had fairly high expectations for this one. Certainly this was technically proficient and nothing was obviously wrong, a brown-red wood color with ample fizz and an inch or so of beige quick-breaking head. Aroma features the expected banana and clove elements along with some caramel and faint chocolate. Body is much like that of a lighter macro-brewed weiss, on the thin side and featuring an apple-like fruity "young beer" flavor along with some brown sugar, raisin and clove. Banana is low level, at least to my palate. A little sour and quite crisp. Not as complex as its lighter stablemate but pleasant enough I suppose. I have enjoyed less fruity and more malty examples of the style but makes a decent enough patio brew when in the mood for something a touch darker. Not particularly sweet and maybe a little bland. Was hoping for something more robust.

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3/5  rDev -19.6%

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4/5  rDev +7.2%

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4/5  rDev +7.2%

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Maisel's Weisse Dunkel from Brauerei Gebrüder Maisel GmbH & Co.
84 out of 100 based on 73 ratings.