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Widmer Hefeweizen - Widmer Brothers Brewing Company

Widmer HefeweizenWidmer Hefeweizen

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BA SCORE
75
okay

1,540 Ratings
THE BROS
80
good

(view ratings)
Ratings: 1540
Reviews: 751
rAvg: 3.27
pDev: 17.43%


Brewed by:
Widmer Brothers Brewing Company visit their website
Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Wheat Ale |  4.90% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
availability: year-round
bitterness: 30 IBU
alcohol by volume: 4.9%
original gravity: 11.75° PLATO

malts:
Pale, Munich, Wheat, Caramel 40L

hops:
Bittering: Alchemy
Aroma: Willamette, Cascade

(Beer added by: Todd on 07-17-1999)
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bkilpatr

Oregon

3.18/5  rDev -2.8%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3

Poured from a 12 oz bottle into a weizen glass. 02/17/09.

Pours a hazy golden color with a thin whitish head. The head quickly disappeared leaving no lacing. Aroma is somewhat wheaty with orange peel and lemon.

Taste is sweet with wheat and malt, and some citrus as well. Mostly orange peel and lemon zest and a hint of pepper. Feel is spritz with plenty of carbonation, though it feels thin and watery. Drinkability is decent, it goes down easily.

Not the best wheat ale, it's too thin and not flavorful enough. But it might be a good introduction to the style.

Serving type: bottle

02-18-2009 05:20:20 | More by bkilpatr
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Widmer Hefeweizen from Widmer Brothers Brewing Company
75 out of 100 based on 1,540 ratings.