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Bayern St. Wilbur Weizen - Bayern Brewing, Inc.

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Bayern St. Wilbur WeizenBayern St. Wilbur Weizen

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39 Ratings
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Ratings: 39
Reviews: 22
rAvg: 3.41
pDev: 16.42%
Wants: 0
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Bayern Brewing, Inc. visit their website
Montana, United States

Style | ABV
Hefeweizen |  5.60% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: beernut7 on 08-19-2002)
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Reviews by heapofaoatmeal:
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North Carolina

1.88/5  rDev -44.9%
look: 3 | smell: 2 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2

when i was young i used to do bottle drives with the boy scouts. all i remember is the smell of the un rinsed beer bottles. it was disgusting sweet rancid smell. this beer tastes kinda like the bottles smelled. there was little carbonation ~.1cm head. the smell was very sweet, a little tangy. i had almost no smell of clove or bananna. in the glass it was a nice orange -straw color and very clear. all i taste is wheat with a little pique of what might be hops.

is this beer just a wheat based lager? if so it isnt nearly as good as the one i had had bohemian in slc. is there clove in this beer, or is my mind playing tricks on me?

overwhelmingly wheat flavor lead to thoughts of pouring the glass. 25 minutes into this review i am a quarter of the way through a 12 oz bottle. ive had 2 bottled and 1 tap bayern product. the taped beer was amazing, the bottles were both dissapointing. is it the store i purchased them from, or the brewery?

way too many question marks in this review.

Serving type: bottle

04-03-2009 17:20:32 | More by heapofaoatmeal
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3.25/5  rDev -4.7%
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Picked up for $14.88 as part of a mixed 12 pack picked up on 9-2-11 at Wolds Valley Market in Seeley Lake, MT. Assembled on 7-18-11. Reviewed from notes made 9-4-11.

Beer poured golden-orange with a large head that left lacing behind.

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Appears hazy orange with a thin white head.

It smells of wheat, and a little like cloves. Not much going on in the smell.

It tastes of slightly crisp wheat. There is a slight citrus flavor and a bit of a clove flavor. This is a pretty basic non-complex hefe.

The mouthfeel is somewhat crisp.

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2.88/5  rDev -15.5%
look: 4 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Appearance has a cloudy golden orange with a pretty thick head and having a lot of bubbles clinging to the side of the glass. Smell and taste of wheat thats a very noncomplex Hefeweizen with minimal spice leaving a cloying light bitter aftertaste. Mouthfeel light with good carbonation. Nothing too exiting, just a fair Hefewiezen.

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look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

12oz picked up in Lewistown Montana... Poured into the closest thing I could find to a pint glass at Brenda's parent's house.

1" head is rocky and sticks around for quite a while... the brew is not as hazy as most hefes.... lite orangey golden color.

Nose is pretty standard American take on the style... maybe a tad light... mildly clovey with a little more banana..

Flavor has more clove than the aroma.. wheaty and sorta bready throughout with a touch of banana on a fairly short and a little dry finish... the body is light and the carbonation is prickly.

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07-18-2009 07:52:20 | More by JohnGalt1
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look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

12 oz bottled poured into a weizen glass.

Nice looking brew. Cloudy golden body with a bright white cloudy head. Not as fluffy as I'd like, but not bad at all. Retention and lacing are good.

This is a pretty solid little hefeweizen. The nose is to style, but fairly tame. Flavors get a little livelier. Plenty of wheat with a lemony bite around the edges. Cloves are subtly present, banana even moreso. Kind of a general spiciness I can't quite put my finger on, too. Mouthfeel is fairly thick and fluffy. Goes down easy on a sunny afternoon.

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3.53/5  rDev +3.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Poured into a weizen glass:

Pours clouded lemon-drop yellow with a frothy white head that thins and stays through the duration. Trailing lace sticks.

The smell is of wheat tang with a hint of tart lemon. Not very banana/clove, but with some floral and slight spicing. Smells like an American wheat with a Continental leaning.

The taste is of wheat dough/bread, with a hint of lemon. Again, not much banana, but there is a clove spicing in the refreshingly dry, crisp, though rather abrupt, finish.

It is light-bodied and crisp.

A decent summer refresher that is, again, more of an American Pale Wheat with a Continental influence. For that, I think it's not a bad brew at all.

Serving type: bottle

06-25-2009 20:06:36 | More by jwc215
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Bayern St. Wilbur Weizen from Bayern Brewing, Inc.
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