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Dancing Man Wheat - New Glarus Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
94
outstanding

1,180 Ratings
THE BROS
97
world-class

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Ratings: 1,180
Reviews: 440
rAvg: 4.22
pDev: 11.14%
Wants: 364
Gots: 87 | FT: 3
Brewed by:
New Glarus Brewing Company visit their website
Wisconsin, United States

Style | ABV
Hefeweizen |  7.20% ABV

Availability: Spring

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Atron67 on 07-07-2007)
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look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Slightly hazy golden with a frothy head that lingers.Nice aroma, with wheat and banana, touch of clove, but the peach undertones are absolutely incredible in the flavor. Wheat, light banana, and clove balance well. There's enough carbonation to keep the relatively high abv light.

barczar, Aug 08, 2014
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look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Bottle shared by Curran, thanks man!

Pours a hazy orange/yellowish, with a one inch head, and a good amount of lacing.

Smells really strongly of clove and banana. That's to be expected, but it seems more concentrated than typical, really strong aroma.

New Glarus nailed this guy. It tastes like a hefeweizen, dialed up in intensity, as evinced by the higher than typical ABV. Really strong clove and banana flavors, with some tangy wheat bitterness, and some mild citrus flavors.

This one is light bodied, but certainly a bit more full bodied than the typical hefe. This one has a really crisp and smooth mouthfeel, and is insanely drinkable.

This is probably the best US made hefeweizen I've ever had. I have not had Live Oak's, so for now, this will stand.

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Dancing Man Wheat from New Glarus Brewing Company
94 out of 100 based on 1,180 ratings.