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Thumbprint Berliner Weiss - New Glarus Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

1,239 Ratings
THE BROS
97
world-class

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Ratings: 1,239
Reviews: 366
rAvg: 4.17
pDev: 9.11%
Wants: 304
Gots: 126 | FT: 19
Brewed by:
New Glarus Brewing Company visit their website
Wisconsin, United States

Style | ABV
Berliner Weissbier |  3.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: badbeer on 06-30-2008

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4.5/5  rDev +7.9%

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4.25/5  rDev +1.9%

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4.25/5  rDev +1.9%

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4.28/5  rDev +2.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Bottle opened on 10.24.13

A - Pours a hazy dark yellow with a fizzy off-white head that is gone fast.

S - Subtle tart lemon and wheat.

T - Tart lemon, sweet wheat.

D - Good carbonation with a light body.

O - A very nice Berliner. Tart, then some sweet wheat. Crisp and refreshing.

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4/5  rDev -4.1%

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4/5  rDev -4.1%

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4.31/5  rDev +3.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

big thanks to richardflyr for the excellent extra! enjoyed from a New Glarus flute.

a - brew poured a transparent straw, almost even neon yellow with a thin fizzy head.

s - nose is soft cheesy eggs...in a good way...highlighted with some lemon juice.

t - taste is like the nose, but a bit more rounded on the edges. really nice berliner. lemon over honey with a hint of sour eggs. very well balanced.

m - fizzy, just like you want a berliner to be.

o - while snow may be falling outside my window, this beer is a crisp refreshing reminder of how much i love the warm weather. a soft, easy drinking berliner (what berliners aren't?) with everything in the right place. extremely well done. i hope this one continues and i hope to have a case in my fridge for when the snow clears.

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4.47/5  rDev +7.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Very refreshing with a little funk that was just right. A great summertime beer. Honey and citrusy notes. Great color. Head was a nice color and held well for the style. Some lacing but just right for the style. Aroma was a little weak. Mouthfeel was crisp with just the right amount of carbonation.

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4.75/5  rDev +13.9%

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4.43/5  rDev +6.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

12oz bottle poured into a snifter.

A- Golden pour with a very active white head that holds throughout. Lots of bubbles on this one. Looks spot on for the style.

S- Lemon grass and metallic. Lots of good soft funk. Not to potent but great for the style. Small amount of honey, wheat and lime at the end.

T- Well this is the best tasting Berliner Weiss I've ever had. So crisp and refreshing. Lots of lemon grass and sweet funk. It's not the most complex beer but I feel this style isn't very complex in itself. I get lime, honey, sour patch kids, salt, and mineral water. I love this taste.

M- Perfect for the style. Light. refreshing, crisp and clean. Its races though your mouth and leaves a pleasant trail.

O- The best Berliner Weiss I've ever had. Love the style love this beer.

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4/5  rDev -4.1%

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Thumbprint Berliner Weiss from New Glarus Brewing Company
93 out of 100 based on 1,239 ratings.