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Widmer Hefeweizen - Widmer Brothers Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
75
okay

1,678 Ratings
THE BROS
80
good

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Ratings: 1,678
Reviews: 756
rAvg: 3.28
pDev: 17.38%
Wants: 15
Gots: 76 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Widmer Brothers Brewing Company visit their website
Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
Hefeweizen |  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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katybee

Oregon

3.13/5  rDev -4.6%
look: 2.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Overall, I'd say the impression this beer left me with was average...better than a Bud,distinguishable by type, less hoppy, highly drinkable, but lacking elements to soar it to the top of its league.

The beer poured from tap to glass was a lightly cloudy yellow-gold, with minimal head, maybe a quickly dissipating 1/2 inch. Lightly citrus smell, very light hops which is a plus for me, and fairly mellow taste, crisp, not overly pungent. Rounded, compared to a lager. Not as pungent as some Belgian Whites. A little wheaty.
No aftertaste or hoppy residuals; clean to drink, light-bodied.

Not really memorable, but not really offensive. Would go great with most foods, with no overpowering aromas or tastes to match up carefully. Easy drinking, but not really special.

Serving type: on-tap

09-22-2009 19:02:32 | More by katybee
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Widmer Hefeweizen from Widmer Brothers Brewing Company
75 out of 100 based on 1,678 ratings.