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Schneider Weisse Tap 7 Unser Original - Weisses Bräuhaus G. Schneider & Sohn GmbH

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1,322 Ratings
very good

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Ratings: 1,322
Reviews: 750
rAvg: 3.97
pDev: 11.08%
Wants: 34
Gots: 56 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Weisses Bräuhaus G. Schneider & Sohn GmbH visit their website

Style | ABV
Hefeweizen |  5.40% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Formerly Schneider Weisse Original.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 04-03-2002)
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3.49/5  rDev -12.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Appearance: Pours a clear copper color. Much darker and more transparent then I expected out of a hefe. Finger and a half of head on the pour. Massively active carbonation in glass while drinking.

Smell: Wheat, oats, and some honey sweetness jumps out right away. Bready yeast provides a really solid body. Caramel and some light nuttiness rounds out the aroma.

Taste: Oats and some shallow wheat greet the palate. Medium fruit tones on the body. Honey and molasses sweetness comes on strong toward the end. Lingering sweetness with a good amount of wheat dryness sits on the palate long after drinking.

Mouthfeel: Carbonation is bright and bubbly. Potent wheat tones dry out the palate. Body is a definitely on the lighter side and doesn't really give the drinker too much to think about.

Overall: Does not have the feel of a more traditional hefe but this one is still certainly very drinkable. The aroma is inviting and this brew drinks very easily. Wheat tones in the end just do not have the full bodied tones I really look for and enjoy out of a hefe.

Serving type: bottle

03-22-2014 20:40:26 | More by KFBR392
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The aroma is more malty and grainy then others. Also the yeasty phenols giving the clove and banana aroma is very subtle.

Drinks tart and semi dry and very malty. Lots of malts in there.

By this time the beer was pretty much flat looking. It drinks smooth and clean in the aftertaste.

A different take on then others in this style. None the less it's still pretty good.

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Schneider Weisse Tap 7 Unser Original from Weisses Bräuhaus G. Schneider & Sohn GmbH
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