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Schneider George Schneider's Wiesen Edel-Weisse - Weisses Bräuhaus G. Schneider & Sohn GmbH

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BA SCORE
88
very good

62 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 62
Reviews: 10
rAvg: 3.98
pDev: 9.8%
Wants: 2
Gots: 6 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Weisses Bräuhaus G. Schneider & Sohn GmbH visit their website
Germany

Style | ABV
Hefeweizen |  6.20% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BillRoth on 12-05-2013)
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Photo of Nichols33
3/5  rDev -24.6%

Nichols33, Jun 22, 2014
Photo of Arithmeticus
3.08/5  rDev -22.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

Poured chilled in shaker pint glass

A: cloudy amber color; good head and good carbonation
S: very yeasty, Belgian-like; compelled me to return for repeat sniffs, a longer time than normal
T: salty, sprite-like beer; baking soda dominates in the absence of hops; hints of cardamom

Overall, not that impressed; the brewery's other offerings I've found to be better fare.

Arithmeticus, Mar 18, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -18.3%

ejimhof, Aug 09, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -12.1%

bkeller04, Jun 09, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -12.1%

d_brommer_nh, Jan 21, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -12.1%

Biernbicycle, Jun 20, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -12.1%

Fabiand, Mar 20, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -12.1%

gelasin, Sep 08, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -12.1%

bcsbeer, Mar 26, 2014
Photo of allengarvin
3.51/5  rDev -11.8%
look: 3.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Poured into a standard weizen glass--got a moderate head on it, though it fades very quickly for a weizen. Good aroma, fairly fruity, with strong phenols that are almost bandaidy. The taste is highly fruity, and not very tart compared to my favorite examples. The phenols make a spicy addition. Body is not nearly as carbonated as many other examples, which explains fall of the foam. All the right notes are there, but it just doesn't do much for me. I'm a big fan of weizens but I've never been fond of any of the Schneider ones, despite their good reputation.

allengarvin, Jun 11, 2014
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3.71/5  rDev -6.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Not too familiar with the hefe style so I figured it's about time to get my ass in gear. Poured from the bottle into a big friggin tulip glass. Very attractive pour: honey-colored beer and lots of bubbling head. The head dissipated somewhat quickly, and there's a bit of lacing to show for it.

Smell is nothing special: bread, coriander, maybe some clove. Citrus? (I'm Ron Burgundy?)

Taste is solid, but nothing overwhelming. Flavor reminds me of Belgian white ales. And the mouthfeel is nothing to write home about. Pretty standard.

Overall, this is pretty dern drinkable. I'm glad I tried it, but I won't be rushing back to the store to stock my fridge whilst exclaiming, "Oh, sweet nectar of life!!!"

MakeMineADoubleJack, Jun 04, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -5.8%

DrBier, Aug 07, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -5.8%

morrowd3, Dec 20, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -5.8%

NJBeer265, Aug 30, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -5.8%

DrunkinYogi, Mar 11, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -5.8%

Duff27, Apr 20, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -5.8%

wieshefe17, May 01, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -5.8%

rorjets, Apr 04, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -5.8%

Bandi, Jun 08, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -5.8%

BillRoth, Dec 05, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -5.8%

Irrationalist, Sep 07, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -5.8%

nodder, Apr 12, 2014
Photo of macrosmatic
3.8/5  rDev -4.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Reviewed from notes. Poured from 16.9 oz. bottle into a Cigar City pint glass.

A: Nice gold, mildly hazy. Forms a half-finger of white fluffy head and moderate level of visible carbonation.

S: Wheat and pilsner malts, mild spices and a grassy, vegetal hoppiness.

T: Husky wheat, pilsner and cracker malts, earthy spices and clove, and a mild grassy and citrus hop bitterness. Finishes with spice and graininess. It develops more banana/fruity yeast esters as it warms throughout the drink.

M: Light body, good carbonation sensation, and low alcohol presence.

O: Fairly enjoyable. It wouldn't ever be a go to beer for me personally, but well-made and a good example of a slightly different take on a classic style.

macrosmatic, Jun 08, 2014
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3.84/5  rDev -3.5%
look: 5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Pour is lightly hazed golden amber with lots of tight white head. Nose has a light malt base with a strong fruity ester of lemon and faint candied sugar. Hops are grassy and herbal behind. Taste is similar, a hint thin in the back. Less malt body, tangy yeast and fruity esters. Lemony, light farmhouse note with some grassy hops in the finish. Lighter body with softer carbonation and a smooth palate.

cpetrone84, Feb 16, 2014
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3.88/5  rDev -2.5%

BeerForMuscle, Sep 09, 2014
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Schneider George Schneider's Wiesen Edel-Weisse from Weisses Bräuhaus G. Schneider & Sohn GmbH
88 out of 100 based on 62 ratings.