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Erdinger Weissbier Dunkel - Erdinger Weissbräu

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BA SCORE
84
good

960 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 960
Reviews: 557
rAvg: 3.74
pDev: 13.1%
Wants: 28
Gots: 50 | 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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blatherbeard

Texas

3.15/5  rDev -15.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Pours a nice dark deep brown with a noticeable haze. Head is about 2 inches and fades very fast. I finally appreciate head for what it is, so fading fast is not a good thing for me anymore. The foam is brownish white.

I smell a bit of well, beer. A bit of spice, maybe a bit of ....clove? Lots of wheat.

Taste is a bit, well a bit bland actually. Thick, but not a lot of taste. I taste the spice and wheat..but thats about it and its kind of not there. Although the longer it sits in the mouth, the more i get some bannanna flavor(WOW!) for the first time for me.

Mouthfeel is decent, nothing to jump up and shout about. A bit thin for a dark but there is definetly a film there, but it falls down the throat and is gone.

Drinkability...well its definetly drinkable. No bitter aftershock, no bad taste. For a dark beer its actually surprisingly crisp, but i guess thats par for a Hefewiesen too so thats a plus in its cap.

overall, if i could get a six at cheaper price than i pay per 16.9 oz bottle id buy it more. Right now, its a buy when i dont have the cash for a better dark hefe/dunkel.

Serving type: bottle

02-03-2009 01:43:39 | More by blatherbeard
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Erdinger Weissbier Dunkel from Erdinger Weissbräu
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