1. The wait is over! Download the BeerAdvocate app on iTunes or Google Play now.
  2. Get 12 issues / year of BeerAdvocate magazine for only $9.99!

Ebel's Weiss Beer - Two Brothers Brewing Company

Not Rated.
Ebel's Weiss BeerEbel's Weiss Beer

Displayed for educational use only; do not reuse.

506 Ratings
no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 506
Reviews: 189
rAvg: 3.66
pDev: 14.21%
Wants: 11
Gots: 42 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Two Brothers Brewing Company visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
Hefeweizen |  4.90% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 05-16-2002)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Usefulness | Recent | High | Low | Top Raters
Ratings: 506 | Reviews: 189 | Display Reviews Only:
Photo of CaptainNomihodai
3.5/5  rDev -4.4%

CaptainNomihodai, Mar 03, 2013
Photo of BRD14
3.75/5  rDev +2.5%

BRD14, Mar 03, 2013
Photo of dpage27
4/5  rDev +9.3%

dpage27, Feb 27, 2013
Photo of Bernardkowalski
2/5  rDev -45.4%

Bernardkowalski, Feb 23, 2013
Photo of xxcxme
3.75/5  rDev +2.5%

xxcxme, Feb 19, 2013
Photo of SerialHiker
3.61/5  rDev -1.4%

Appearance: Pours a golden, straw, orange color…hazily transparent, I can see a few bubbles bubbling up…some head formed when upon pouring, but nothing really reamians…could use a little life…(3.25/5)

Smell: Sweet, floral/herbal, vanilla, banana and clove…wheat, a touch of citrus (lemon and orange), yeast, grass…very malt based…smells like a classic Belgian style whit ale…lively and nice…(4/5)

Taste: Hefeweizen yeast, green banana, light/pale malts, wheat, a bit of bubblegum and clove…there’s an overall sweetness about it that’s nice…it’s not overly complex, but a refreshing brew that brings tons of flavor to the palate…light and mildly zesty, I’ve never had anything with banana in it that I’ve liked as much as this…(3.5/5)

Mouthfeel: Light body with medium carbonation…it definitely fluffs up a bunch bringing banana, yeast and light lemon bitterness to the palate…refreshing, light…(3.75/5)

Overall: This is a good brew…summertime, backyard barbeque, watching the Cubs day game on the porch TV (think college), hanging out with friends and hotdogs – this beer was made for those occasions…it’s light, refreshing, flavorful and super drinkable…definitely worth trying if you like this style or are looking to expand your horizons…(3.5/5)

SerialHiker, Feb 18, 2013
Photo of Hugonaut13
4/5  rDev +9.3%

Hugonaut13, Feb 17, 2013
Photo of MCain04
3.25/5  rDev -11.2%

MCain04, Feb 12, 2013
Photo of Cam9191
4/5  rDev +9.3%

Cam9191, Feb 10, 2013
Photo of Mavigo
4.04/5  rDev +10.4%

Got this as a gift, looks promising. Served in a nonic.

A: Hazy, orange-gold color with a thing white line on the sides of the glass, that's about as far as it got for head and lacing.

S: Wheat, bit of citrus, but mostly grains

T: Fairly sweet, has floral and citrus qualities to it, tastes of yeast, wheat, malt sugars, and barley. Smooth and delicious flavor.

M: Medium amounts of carbonation, balanced fairly well with its sweet, floral flavors, has a fairly rich feel to it unusual for a light colored beer.

O: I really enjoyed this beer, good sweetness combined, fresh flavors, well worth a try

Mavigo, Feb 09, 2013
Photo of gorman72
3.5/5  rDev -4.4%

gorman72, Feb 06, 2013
Photo of ssimpson89
3.75/5  rDev +2.5%

ssimpson89, Feb 03, 2013
Photo of matjack85
3.25/5  rDev -11.2%

matjack85, Feb 03, 2013
Photo of bohemyth
1.5/5  rDev -59%

bohemyth, Jan 30, 2013
Photo of richeddi
3.25/5  rDev -11.2%

richeddi, Jan 29, 2013
Photo of KFBR392
3.58/5  rDev -2.2%

Appearance: Light golden look. Nothing special here. No head retention while drinking. LIght carbonation.

Smell: Bright yeast aroma. Comes off as a banana/mango smell. A lot of the traditional Hefe smell here, very pleasant. This was the strongest aspect of the brew.

Taste: Smooth front to this beer. The yeast guides through to the mild body of this brew. A banana, malt, nut flavor sticks on the palette.

Mouthfeel: Very light, this beer would be a good recommendation for someone getting into craft brews. The yeast fades away more then would be desired.

Overall: Solid. A starter brew for sure. Shows a lot of solid characteristics of a traditional Hefeweizen but I would definitely recommend other authentic German versions first for a similar or lower price.

KFBR392, Jan 25, 2013
Photo of ChugginOil
3.5/5  rDev -4.4%

ChugginOil, Jan 25, 2013
Photo of stanale
3.75/5  rDev +2.5%

stanale, Jan 20, 2013
Photo of PHBoiler
2.5/5  rDev -31.7%

PHBoiler, Jan 15, 2013
Photo of jplopez21
3.75/5  rDev +2.5%

jplopez21, Jan 11, 2013
Photo of biblo1979
3.5/5  rDev -4.4%

biblo1979, Jan 09, 2013
Photo of Borlando89
4/5  rDev +9.3%

Borlando89, Jan 08, 2013
Photo of jacothom
3.5/5  rDev -4.4%

jacothom, Dec 15, 2012
Photo of cet128
1.5/5  rDev -59%

cet128, Dec 12, 2012
Photo of zaraspook
3.5/5  rDev -4.4%

zaraspook, Dec 09, 2012
Ebel's Weiss Beer from Two Brothers Brewing Company
83 out of 100 based on 506 ratings.