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Erdinger Weissbier Dunkel - Erdinger Weissbräu

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BA SCORE
84
good

947 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 947
Reviews: 557
rAvg: 3.74
pDev: 13.1%
Wants: 27
Gots: 41 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Erdinger Weissbräu visit their website
Germany

Style | ABV
Dunkelweizen |  5.30% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: kbub6f on 11-15-2001)
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IronDjinn

Alberta (Canada)

3.9/5  rDev +4.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Came in a brown 500ml bottle, freshness date marked on the back. When held to the light is a deep oak colour, a deep cloudy brown with reddish highlights. Thickish spongy tan head that recedes but lasts. Nose is of malt and spice. Flavour is sweet, I can't quite put my finger on that predominant taste, like anise and sour cherry, but not quite... Grainy undertones. This is very drinkable, far more than what I had expected, I'm quite impressed.

Serving type: bottle

06-22-2003 15:19:19 | More by IronDjinn
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North Carolina

3.75/5  rDev +0.3%

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3.5/5  rDev -6.4%

07-12-2014 23:55:53 | More by Jerome8486
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Georgia

3.75/5  rDev +0.3%

07-12-2014 16:49:52 | More by cbiskit
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DannyBaldoni

Quebec (Canada)

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07-12-2014 02:10:14 | More by DannyBaldoni
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ChristosGeorgiou

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4.5/5  rDev +20.3%

07-11-2014 13:03:36 | More by ChristosGeorgiou
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AndyandAng

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3.75/5  rDev +0.3%

07-11-2014 04:42:06 | More by AndyandAng
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Louisiana

4/5  rDev +7%

07-11-2014 01:32:50 | More by Pens1967
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JamieDuncan

Maryland

4.1/5  rDev +9.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Picked this up at Oak Barrell in Hagerstown. Excellent looking beer, darker than many which I liked, had that delicious look. Smell was odd, more of a caramel than wheat. Taste was outstanding, very smooth and easy to drink. This was quite the surprise, I liked it very much but may not buy often as others I like more that cost less.

Serving type: bottle

07-10-2014 01:07:02 | More by JamieDuncan
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Texas

4/5  rDev +7%

07-09-2014 03:07:11 | More by DutchcdnTEXAN
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Iowa

3.75/5  rDev +0.3%

07-05-2014 11:49:31 | More by KAF
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MasterOfArgos39

Ontario (Canada)

4.75/5  rDev +27%

07-03-2014 04:37:44 | More by MasterOfArgos39
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MtOrion

Nebraska

4.5/5  rDev +20.3%

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Gear54

Indiana

3.5/5  rDev -6.4%

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Florya

Norway

3.25/5  rDev -13.1%

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Alieniloquium

Florida

3.5/5  rDev -6.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

500 mL bottle poured into a straight-sided glass.

Appearance - Murky dark brown. Huge khaki head. Settles in a while to a thick collar.

Smell - Caramel and lightly chocolatey malt. Some wheat. Yeasty aromas overtake the malt, especially as it warms. Some banana and some brighter esters come through.

Taste - Wheat is stronger here. So are the darker malts. Caramel and some chocolate. Yeastiness takes over. Sharper, brighter flavor into the finish. Grainy finish.

Mouthfeel - Medium body. Well carbonated.

Overall - I've never thought that the wheat and dark malts have worked all that well together, except in rare circumstances. This is lacking that special quality, but still tastes pretty good.

Serving type: bottle

06-28-2014 19:49:34 | More by Alieniloquium
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Maryland

3.75/5  rDev +0.3%

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Italy

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Australia

3/5  rDev -19.8%

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Quebec (Canada)

3.25/5  rDev -13.1%

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Idaho

4.25/5  rDev +13.6%

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Spain

3.5/5  rDev -6.4%

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Florida

4/5  rDev +7%

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humpty1602

Texas

3/5  rDev -19.8%

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kevinlater

Ontario (Canada)

3.53/5  rDev -5.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

500ml bottle into nonic pint. best before january 2015, enjoyed on june 11, 2014

a: super murky dark brown with a bit of a chestnut glow around the edges. nearly three fingers of head off of an aggressive pour, but quickly fades. ugly but pretty

s: mostly toast, roasted malt, spice, and raisins. slight yeast, some chocolate, and hints of overripe bananas. quite nice

t: in three words: toasted raisin bread. toast, raisins, spices, and bits of chocolate. less prominent dark fruit flavours in here too, like figs and dates. timid yeast and banana notes. finishes malty/bready. very sweet overall, and heavy on the toasted raisin bread side, but it's good

m: light to medium body. the carbonation is medium-to-high and feels really sharp, almost biting, upon suds-tongue contact

o: my first dunkelweizen ever happens to be very flavourful, though one-sided, while being simultaneously drinkable -- this beer went down ridiculously fast. definitely wouldn't mind having more in the future

Serving type: bottle

06-11-2014 21:25:02 | More by kevinlater
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Erdinger Weissbier Dunkel from Erdinger Weissbräu
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