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Thumbprint Berliner Weiss - New Glarus Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

1,080 Ratings
THE BROS
97
world-class

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Ratings: 1,080
Reviews: 357
rAvg: 4.18
pDev: 9.33%
Wants: 290
Gots: 139 | FT: 15
Brewed by:
New Glarus Brewing Company visit their website
Wisconsin, United States

Style | ABV
Berliner Weissbier |  ABV ?

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: badbeer on 06-30-2008)
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crewfan1952

Ohio

3/5  rDev -28.2%

07-03-2014 01:04:15 | More by crewfan1952
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brotherhood2000plus

Minnesota

4.5/5  rDev +7.7%

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mgr78704

Texas

4.25/5  rDev +1.7%

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dbc5

Ohio

4.25/5  rDev +1.7%

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TonyJ815

Florida

4.75/5  rDev +13.6%

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JGlitz87

Texas

4.5/5  rDev +7.7%

06-30-2014 23:19:59 | More by JGlitz87
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robgage

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +1.7%

06-30-2014 21:47:52 | More by robgage
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mkebeerdrinker

Wisconsin

5/5  rDev +19.6%

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will_eye_e

Florida

4.25/5  rDev +1.7%

06-30-2014 14:04:30 | More by will_eye_e
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Jho3325

Indiana

4/5  rDev -4.3%

06-30-2014 04:22:01 | More by Jho3325
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tfidler

Illinois

4/5  rDev -4.3%

06-29-2014 17:42:55 | More by tfidler
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MCImes

Minnesota

4.25/5  rDev +1.7%

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Yeti1979

Louisiana

4/5  rDev -4.3%

06-29-2014 07:19:10 | More by Yeti1979
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NJB145

Michigan

4/5  rDev -4.3%

06-28-2014 20:40:34 | More by NJB145
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coriswrasse

North Carolina

3.83/5  rDev -8.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Poured from a bottle into two snifters
TONS of head and beautifull lacing.
Excellent carbonation.
Color is light golden straw.
Nose is wonderful Berliner true to style.
Taste is good but not too dynamic.
Mouthfeel is standard for the style but nothing special same as the taste. Like a basic juice.
Overall a very well made beer. Do not reccomend though unless you are a fan of this style.

Serving type: bottle

06-28-2014 01:22:31 | More by coriswrasse
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wcu80

Georgia

4/5  rDev -4.3%

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jhaas1

Illinois

4.5/5  rDev +7.7%

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510a

Washington

4.25/5  rDev +1.7%

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sammyg832

Arizona

5/5  rDev +19.6%

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huntermop

South Carolina

4.25/5  rDev +1.7%

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Thieves

Minnesota

4.75/5  rDev +13.6%

06-26-2014 14:51:38 | More by Thieves
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drdiesel9483

Ohio

4.25/5  rDev +1.7%

06-26-2014 12:09:15 | More by drdiesel9483
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cbutova

Massachusetts

4.04/5  rDev -3.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

I think I have had this with my cousin down in FL but that was months ago and he sent me up this bottle. Thanks Sonny!

A- Poured from the 12oz bottle to a stange cylinder glass with a slightly hazy, extremely pale yellow body. A massive head forms to about four fingers with great retention. Thick pillows of lace at the top with a blanket coating most of the glass below that.

S- Lactic acid tartness with a somewhat lemon juice feel, white grapes and apple fruits and crusty fresh cracked grains. A slight funky straw.

T- Tart, lactic acid and cracked wheat form a flavorful base. Notes of lemons, crusty wheat bread, slight banana esters, vinous grapes, light funk, acetic and yeast spice.

MF- Extremely highly carbonation in a light overall body. The texture is beyond foamy but also a bit creamy, like a pillow on the palate. Finishes dry and tart.

Tart and refreshing are probably the key words for this brew. The body is light but it is extremely fluffy and the high carbonation lets the fruity, acidic flavors shine.

Serving type: bottle

06-26-2014 03:34:41 | More by cbutova
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JohnG190

New York

4/5  rDev -4.3%

06-25-2014 21:20:57 | More by JohnG190
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Bigtwin

Michigan

4.5/5  rDev +7.7%

06-25-2014 17:52:44 | More by Bigtwin
Thumbprint Berliner Weiss from New Glarus Brewing Company
93 out of 100 based on 1,080 ratings.