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Erdinger Weissbier - Erdinger Weissbräu

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BA SCORE
79
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1,332 Ratings
THE BROS
74
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Ratings: 1,332
Reviews: 715
rAvg: 3.48
pDev: 14.37%
Wants: 10
Gots: 60 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Erdinger Weissbräu visit their website
Germany

Style | ABV
Hefeweizen |  5.60% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: pezoids on 01-03-2002)
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Reviews by JustinBathurst:
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JustinBathurst

Ontario (Canada)

2.85/5  rDev -18.1%
look: 3 | smell: 2 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

Pours a cloudy pale yellow with a big sudsy head that can't wait to disappear.

Smells of hay and not much else (which is strange, because other reviewers are mentioning so much that is definitely not coming from this glass).

The mouthfeel is crisp with perfectly balanced carbonation.

Tastes of sour apple, hops, citrus, and a smidgen of cloves. Very light in this department.

For a Hefe Weizen, this was a major disappointment. Of all I've had from Germany, this is not up to snuff. It almost seems more like a typical German lager, which it shouldn't. I won't be having this one again.

Serving type: bottle

08-07-2007 02:42:45 | More by JustinBathurst
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(best by end 06-2014 - poured into an Innis & Gunn fluted goblet)

A: appropriately cloudy after initially pouring out alarmingly bright... light, nectarine skin, yellow-amber... pretty, silky sheen to the moderately-compact foam - seems like it wanted to hold, at first, but it soon falls flat then almost vanishes entirely

S: smells like wheat malt, maybe a smidge of clove ester... mild fog of citrus peel, no notable banana... almost a pilsner-like grain and mild hop note... not terribly bready or yeasty

T: more doughy flavors straight off the bat, bit of a staling roll crust finish... bit of that yeasty dough with a hint of it turning over tangy in the aftertaste... big wheat malt flavor in the aftertaste as well - I'll chew on some kernels from the half-sack I keep for homebrew in my kitchen, and the lingering taste in this beer is that glutenous, mildly chalky note I get when I'm chewing and chewing and the junk won't break down - it's like gum - speaking of which, there's a faint background hint of that as well

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Erdinger Weissbier from Erdinger Weissbräu
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