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Schneider Weisse Tap 6 Unser Aventinus - Weisses Bräuhaus G. Schneider & Sohn GmbH

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3,778 Ratings

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Ratings: 3,778
Reviews: 2,003
rAvg: 4.34
pDev: 9.91%
Wants: 222
Gots: 265 | FT: 7
Brewed by:
Weisses Bräuhaus G. Schneider & Sohn GmbH visit their website

Style | ABV
Weizenbock |  8.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Formerly Schneider Aventinus.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 02-01-2001)
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4/5  rDev -7.8%

BabaBeer, Nov 06, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev -2.1%

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4/5  rDev -7.8%

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4/5  rDev -7.8%

Socialiste, Nov 05, 2014
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4.28/5  rDev -1.4%

corm44, Nov 05, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -19.4%

I prefer Ayinger Celebrator Doppelbock. In addition to tasting better, Celebrator also has that tassle-y thing attached to the neck of the bottle... CLASS

jcruelty, Nov 04, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev -2.1%

DaftPatrick, Nov 04, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +3.7%

AlexAfonin, Nov 03, 2014
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4/5  rDev -7.8%

DLS168, Nov 03, 2014
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4.48/5  rDev +3.2%

jprivott, Nov 02, 2014
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5/5  rDev +15.2%

Artemikhin, Nov 02, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -13.6%

LeeEvolved, Nov 01, 2014
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4.4/5  rDev +1.4%

halo3one, Nov 01, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +3.7%

NYR_Rob, Nov 01, 2014
Photo of fipoceilz7
4.54/5  rDev +4.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

The aroma is characterized by spicy clove and a hint of alcohol along with a banana-like sweetness and a faint undertone of dark fruit or molasses. The body is cloudy and dark brown with a creamy, off-white head; creamy lacing clings to the glass. The predominant flavor is sweet and tangy, which is oddly reminiscent of baked beans. There is a good twang of clove-like spiciness with just a touch of banana-like sweetness (not as prominent as in the nose) and fairly noticeable alcohol. Over time, the flavor evens out, and becomes darkly fruity, earthy/woody, and dry. The considerable alcohol adds some dryness and warmth; it is somewhat creamy and medium-full in body with soft and frothy carbonation and a good carbonic bite.

Overall, very flavorful and expressive, strong but not overwhelming. Instead of being merely a weizen with more alcohol, the typically sweet bubblegum and banana flavors are subdued while the spiciness, dark fruitiness, and rich malt take center stage, making it reminiscent of a Belgian dark strong with more clove and frothier carbonation.

fipoceilz7, Nov 01, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +9.4%

ArmyATCBrewer, Oct 31, 2014
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4/5  rDev -7.8%

Dicers, Oct 31, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev -2.1%

msumike89, Oct 31, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev -2.1%

Beer pours murky brown with a tan head that is rocky and likes to stick to the glass.

Aroma of dark baked bread, some banana, a touch of alcohol.

Beer is rich and full on the palate, I get notes of bread, banana, alcohol, and darker grains.

This is a great beer, it is warming a bread like, great for a cold day.

LeeryLeprechaun, Oct 30, 2014
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4.76/5  rDev +9.7%
look: 5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

1 pint bottle, poured into a bell glass at approximately 45 degrees F.

A: Pours the color of weak coffee or strong tea, pooling into the glass as a lovely shade of burnished copper, cloudy and murky with a red-copper sheen where light shines through along the sides of the glass. The head is a pale, faint tan, and lingers a while as a cap which leaves some sheet lacing that slowly slips back down to the surface.

S: Toffee-sprinkled wheat bread dipped in caramel, slathered in some banana and grape preserves.

T: A malt explosion, all toffee-caramel bread. Hints of banana and cloves swim through the sweetness, alongside some faint grape-raisin-black cherry echoes. There's a touch of herbaceous bitterness to the finish, and oddly, I get more alcohol heat from the Aventinus than the Aventinus Eisbock.

M: A tad on the thin side, towards watery, but still somewhat sticky, with lively carbonation.

O: A phenomenal doppelbock, managing to keep the focus on sweetness, malt, and fruit flavors, without much of a noticeable hop presence. In a straight comparison, I'd choose the eisbock version every time, but that is an entirely different category of beer.

UrbanCaveman, Oct 30, 2014
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3.8/5  rDev -12.4%

dagubna, Oct 30, 2014
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4/5  rDev -7.8%

KeyWestGator, Oct 29, 2014
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3.8/5  rDev -12.4%

Big white, slightly beige head, with a nut brown, earthy color. Leaves a decent lacing.

Banana, warm malts, honey, plums, molasse and ripe pear.

Excellent, refreshing beginning, supported by banana, malts and a fitting, high carbonation. Decent complexity, malt gives this a medium-body, with a spicy, warm, slightly alcoholic addition and a long honeyed finish with hints of metallic carbonation. Slick, oily and pleasantly smooth mouthfeel. Aftertaste is sweet with toffee and bready malts, convert to a warming feeling in the stomach. Yeast does a lot of work here, without creating the usual "Weizen" impression. This is a warming and refreshing beer at the same time, with a great fruity body, completed by spices and a pleasant sweet finish.

aleigator, Oct 29, 2014
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3.24/5  rDev -25.3%

Drogon, Oct 29, 2014
Schneider Weisse Tap 6 Unser Aventinus from Weisses Bräuhaus G. Schneider & Sohn GmbH
97 out of 100 based on 3,778 ratings.