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Tröegs DreamWeaver Wheat - Tröegs Brewing Company

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1,508 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 1,508
Reviews: 599
rAvg: 3.73
pDev: 13.4%
Wants: 45
Gots: 95 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Tröegs Brewing Company visit their website
Pennsylvania, United States

Style | ABV
Hefeweizen |  4.80% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: blitheringidiot on 06-25-2004)
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ChrisKayler

Virginia

4.25/5  rDev +13.9%

02-14-2013 17:21:06 | More by ChrisKayler
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nineworldseries

Ohio

3.5/5  rDev -6.2%

07-29-2013 02:53:53 | More by nineworldseries
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bconsidine

Maryland

3.75/5  rDev +0.5%

05-14-2013 17:29:59 | More by bconsidine
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MrBoh

Maryland

3.75/5  rDev +0.5%

07-20-2013 17:34:45 | More by MrBoh
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prdstmnky

Vermont

4.25/5  rDev +13.9%

06-28-2013 00:51:48 | More by prdstmnky
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ArsMoriendiOU818

New York

3.5/5  rDev -6.2%

06-08-2014 00:22:33 | More by ArsMoriendiOU818
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jackorain

Pennsylvania

3.58/5  rDev -4%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured from this fridge cold bottle into a Weizen glass.
A-Cloudy, golden yellow big 3 inch head made up of big bubbles. Disappated to about 1/2 in a minute took another few minutes to disapate to a thin coat while I examined and smeeled this beer. Hold this one up to the light and a wild looking swirl of yeast can seen, give the glass a swril and it looked like a tornado in the glass. Really cool. Overly a fairly appetizing look.

S-I smelled an odd smell that I could could not place at first then banana, clove, yeast, a little apple and maybe some citrus. My wife gave it sniff and said sauerkraut. That placed it for me it was sulfur. That put me off a little.

T-Banana, lots of it. some peppery clove. No hops evident. Wheat came through pretty strong. A real nice wheat beer, more like a Hefe than the Ramstein I just reviewed, which is listed as such.

M-really nice mouthfeel, chewy medium body not watery at all. balanced by a nice even cabonation.

D- Hot day outside on my deck with nothin to do and nowhere to go, I could throw back a half dozen.

Serving type: bottle

08-22-2006 16:33:37 | More by jackorain
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curlybird

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -6.2%

07-22-2014 17:08:24 | More by curlybird
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shbobdb

Indiana

3.73/5  rDev 0%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

This beer reminds me a lot of Hacker Pshorr.

Sure, it is mediocre for a German Hefe-weizen, but for an American take on the style? It is freakin' genius!!!!

It pours a little light, looking more like a pils than a hefe-weizen. Actually, it looks like a krystal-weizen -- which I suppose it is.

It smells like bananas and wheat.

The taste follows the smell. A little one-dimensional for a weizen. No clove, lots of banana. Wow, did they put bananas in it?

But the mouthfeel is light and refreshing.

Yeah, yeah. It is a good beer. Not a great beer, but a very good beer. It really tastes like a weizen.

Yeah, thanks Muenchenerkindl! This beer showed me that American breweries besides Sprecher can actually produce a wheat beer that passes for what they serve in Germany.

Serving type: bottle

08-18-2006 00:42:56 | More by shbobdb
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shockrocker65

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +7.2%

01-03-2012 07:34:04 | More by shockrocker65
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rootbeerman

Virginia

3.63/5  rDev -2.7%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

poured into perfect pint.

A: pours cloudy yellow, with a short lasting white finger thick head.
S: wheat, clove, and a bit of banana.
T: more banana, than clove, sweet wheat malt. a light bit of hops
M: high crisp carbonation, slick.
D: good simple flavors, not to heavy in the abv area, could drink a few of these.

Serving type: bottle

05-08-2010 07:35:43 | More by rootbeerman
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Atron67

Wisconsin

4.03/5  rDev +8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4.5

Bright yellow, got it at Kybecca in VA fredericksburg

A- Poured a bright yellow with a light yellow head on top. fizzy yellow beer. almost Pils like. not foggy pretty clear. wasnt much sediment in the bottom either.

S- big bannana and clove scents. some light wheat, but this is a definite bavarian twist style beer.

T- smooth wheaty flavor, lighter on the banana clove etc phenols and esters in the taste than on the nose, but its still there and plays a big role since its such an effervescent beer.

M- surprizingly full body for a 4.8% and a high carbonation beer.

D- pretty solid. i miss the huge wheat that tends to go with these things but it definitely has enough yeasty characteristics to make it a tasty brew.

Serving type: bottle

11-30-2008 18:40:08 | More by Atron67
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jp312

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -6.2%

02-23-2013 02:15:53 | More by jp312
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harrylee773

Illinois

2.25/5  rDev -39.7%

11-19-2012 15:26:51 | More by harrylee773
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mitch3114

New York

4/5  rDev +7.2%

04-26-2014 03:24:42 | More by mitch3114
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BeerNinja007

New Hampshire

3.18/5  rDev -14.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

I got this 12oz single from a mix pack obtained at Wegmans in Cicero NY. Bottled on June 23 2010, served cold in a chilled pint glass.

Cloudy and very pale yellow brew gives 1" of white foam that settles to a think layer that leaves a bit of thin lace. Smell is mostly stale cinnamon. Taste/feel is a moderate unidentifiable hop bite, stale cinnamon, some smooth milky character... thin and highly carbonated but still reasonably smooth. Finish is fading cinnamon and hop, mostly dry.

Serving type: bottle

09-06-2010 02:22:00 | More by BeerNinja007
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GeoffFromSJ

New Jersey

4.15/5  rDev +11.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Great for summer. Peachy-colored. Hazy.

Strong wheat taste. Fruity. Corriander-type tastes, like a Belgian wheat beer. One of my pals, who is not really into craft beer, found it too sweet. Not sure if I would call it sweet, but those fruity/wheat tastes can be confused for sweet.

Very smooth where I had it on-tap, which was at the Grey Lodge.

Serving type: on-tap

08-28-2005 20:42:13 | More by GeoffFromSJ
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rcjennings

Ohio

4.5/5  rDev +20.6%

07-05-2012 13:49:15 | More by rcjennings
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n00blar

Maryland

4/5  rDev +7.2%

05-19-2012 04:51:47 | More by n00blar
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Lawl3ss

Texas

4/5  rDev +7.2%

01-02-2012 11:16:54 | More by Lawl3ss
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wahhmaster

Virginia

3.78/5  rDev +1.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured from a 12 oz. bottle into a 0.5L Paulaner-branded weizen glass.

Appearance: Pours a hazy golden color with a tight, white head that sticks around for a while leaving spotty lacing.

Smell: Has a strong wheat smell with notes of cloves and hints of lemon.

Taste: Has a strong wheat flavor which is cut by a slight hoppy bitterness. Notes of citrus fruits in the background.

Mouthfeel: Crisp and refreshing with a nice carbonation bite.

Drinkability: A pretty decent wheat beer. Would be great for a warm summer day.

Serving type: bottle

11-20-2009 01:54:47 | More by wahhmaster
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atoulouk

Indiana

4.25/5  rDev +13.9%

02-05-2013 13:48:06 | More by atoulouk
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PhageLab

Virginia

2.03/5  rDev -45.6%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

Poured into a weizen glass.

A - Pale yellow coloration, transparent, hmm, unfiltered? Could have fooled me. Thin soapy head, not much lacing left behind.

S - The aroma of lemon juice fills the nose. That is all.

T - Banana candy with a lemon backing. Bland and one sided, there isn't much here. I know it's not supposed to be a german style hefeweizen, but come on, give me something.

M - Light bodied, sharp carbonation, slightly watery consistency.

D - November Golf. No Go. I suppose if you were looking for a high citrus powered alternative to lemonade that had an abv, this would suit you well. Otherwise don't bother.

Serving type: bottle

03-20-2008 18:50:09 | More by PhageLab
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cvfish

Louisiana

4.18/5  rDev +12.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

A - Pours a hazy yellow color with a foamy white head that retains and sticks to the glass on the way down

S - Bananas and citrus scents

T - Great wheat taste with a hint of hops and lemons and bananas

M - Light bodied and medium carbonation

D - Great beer, very light with a great taste

Serving type: bottle

12-16-2008 01:31:27 | More by cvfish
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Kaydogg

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +7.2%

11-30-2011 14:34:50 | More by Kaydogg
Tröegs DreamWeaver Wheat from Tröegs Brewing Company
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