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Erdinger Weissbier - Erdinger Weissbräu

Erdinger WeissbierErdinger Weissbier

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1,252 Ratings
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Ratings: 1252
Reviews: 711
rAvg: 3.48
pDev: 14.37%


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 ocmpoma:
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ocmpoma

California

4.08/5  rDev +17.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4.5

Poured out a cloudy golden-orange into my Schneider Weisse glass. Huge, billowing head that eventually receded to a thin foam.

Smell and taste can't quite keep up with the wonderful appearance of the beer. The nose is soft. It hits all the right notes, but they're so blended together that they mush into each other, creating an underwhelming aroma. On the palate, the citrus notes are there, but subdued, and it's just a bit too harsh on the back end of the taste. It's definitely good, but it's not great.

The mouthfeel is also off -- thin and wispy, with all the carbonation bubbling up in the beginning, producing that huge billowing head, and then fading out fast, even though I poured it slow down the side of the glass. It's quaff-able, though, and I could drink a ton of it.

Serving type: bottle

03-01-2010 02:20:03 | More by ocmpoma
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dryndantheman

Ireland

3.75/5  rDev +7.8%

04-21-2014 14:54:43 | More by dryndantheman
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psm90

United Kingdom (England)

3.75/5  rDev +7.8%

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Washington

4.25/5  rDev +22.1%

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Alberta (Canada)

3.5/5  rDev +0.6%

04-15-2014 04:27:05 | More by Beervana
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steve99

Connecticut

4/5  rDev +14.9%

04-14-2014 00:56:58 | More by steve99
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Tarso

Brazil

3.75/5  rDev +7.8%

04-11-2014 20:17:12 | More by Tarso
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Dammer-licht

Illinois

4/5  rDev +14.9%

04-07-2014 06:26:28 | More by Dammer-licht
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SonictheBeerhog

New York

4/5  rDev +14.9%

04-05-2014 02:25:27 | More by SonictheBeerhog
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Nagol

New York

3/5  rDev -13.8%

04-05-2014 02:01:04 | More by Nagol
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NateMac13

Illinois

3.25/5  rDev -6.6%

03-30-2014 01:01:38 | More by NateMac13
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journeywork

Texas

3/5  rDev -13.8%

03-29-2014 21:45:29 | More by journeywork
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JaimeLondon

Brazil

2.75/5  rDev -21%

03-28-2014 21:21:16 | More by JaimeLondon
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patrickfromnj

Ireland

3.5/5  rDev +0.6%

03-28-2014 13:17:14 | More by patrickfromnj
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PaulyB83

Michigan

3.49/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Poured into a Guinness glass from a 16.9oz bottle. Best by 09/2014

A- Pours a hazy golden straw yellow with a high fluffy white head.

S- Got a very light typical Hefe aroma with slight spices and banana.

T- Got some bitter yeast character, slight spice and banana. Finishes pretty light and a bit watery.

M- Light and a bit watery even for a Hefe.

O- This is a pretty weak example of the style. Not much flavor and a bit too light in the mouthfeel. If you are choosing pick up a Hacker Pshorr or Weihenstephaner.

Serving type: bottle

03-28-2014 05:57:16 | More by PaulyB83
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Salud24

New York

3.25/5  rDev -6.6%

03-28-2014 01:52:47 | More by Salud24
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rpopescu

Netherlands

3.75/5  rDev +7.8%

03-25-2014 04:11:07 | More by rpopescu
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swgwilt

Tennessee

3/5  rDev -13.8%

03-25-2014 00:19:10 | More by swgwilt
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diogo

Portugal

3.25/5  rDev -6.6%

03-24-2014 23:47:16 | More by diogo
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DrFunkenstein

Pennsylvania

3.25/5  rDev -6.6%

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KFBR392

Illinois

3.88/5  rDev +11.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Appearance: Straw yellow color with some accents of orange. Slightly cloudy body. A finger of head on the pour which settled in at about half a finger. Average active carbonation for a hefe.

Smell: Prairie grass, straw, and lemon jump out right away. Fruit tones of mangos and tangerines compliment the peppercorn aromas. Subtle wheat and oat body warms up the nose. Slight tingle of some alcohol and bubbly carbonation. Very bright overall.

Taste: Subtle lemon lime accents pop up first but quickly yield to an easy going wheat body. Light bready tones toward the back end of the body. Tones of straw and lemon round out the flavor and linger on the palate after drinking.

Mouthfeel: Sharp carbonation. Lemon bitterness throughout. Balanced wheat tones.

Overall: A solid hefe but it was not as active on the flavors as I expected after the aroma. The lemon lime tones are potent and interesting. Would certainly go back to this again.

Serving type: bottle

03-22-2014 21:16:54 | More by KFBR392
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Indiana

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Erdinger Weissbier from Erdinger Weissbräu
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