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Saranac Hefeweizen - Matt Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
79
okay

285 Ratings
THE BROS
86
very good

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Ratings: 285
Reviews: 196
rAvg: 3.47
pDev: 12.1%
Wants: 3
Gots: 5 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Matt Brewing Company visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
Hefeweizen |  5.60% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: brewdlyhooked13 on 10-22-2002)
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RWACKO

New York

2.5/5  rDev -28%

02-11-2013 00:42:54 | More by RWACKO
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allstar255

California

3.5/5  rDev +0.9%

01-28-2013 06:23:12 | More by allstar255
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phishbone23

New York

3.25/5  rDev -6.3%

01-25-2013 14:34:03 | More by phishbone23
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Janeinma

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +15.3%

01-20-2013 23:11:27 | More by Janeinma
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grahamboudreaux

Tennessee

3.5/5  rDev +0.9%

12-21-2012 05:23:43 | More by grahamboudreaux
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cliff1066

Virginia

3.5/5  rDev +0.9%

12-11-2012 02:04:56 | More by cliff1066
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thebuck


3.5/5  rDev +0.9%

12-04-2012 02:33:50 | More by thebuck
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tone77

Pennsylvania

3.53/5  rDev +1.7%

Poured from a brown 12 oz. bottle. Has a cloudy golden color with a 1/2 inch head. Smell is mild, some banana. Taste is good, banana, spice, very refreshing. Feels medium bodied in the mouth and overall, while not the best hefe out there, is drinkable and enjoyable

12-01-2012 09:52:32 | More by tone77
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Anacrusis


3.25/5  rDev -6.3%

11-18-2012 15:27:00 | More by Anacrusis
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alesaram

Guam

2.75/5  rDev -20.7%

10-16-2012 01:21:08 | More by alesaram
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TaylorK

Virginia

3.75/5  rDev +8.1%

10-14-2012 20:40:43 | More by TaylorK
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slim2043

Connecticut

3.75/5  rDev +8.1%

10-01-2012 00:26:35 | More by slim2043
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Ispeakforthetrees

Colorado

2.75/5  rDev -20.7%

09-20-2012 02:50:32 | More by Ispeakforthetrees
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bdn8183

Massachusetts

3.25/5  rDev -6.3%

09-18-2012 20:50:43 | More by bdn8183
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DimWit


3.5/5  rDev +0.9%

09-17-2012 14:31:27 | More by DimWit
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gcamparone

Rhode Island

4.2/5  rDev +21%

Poured from a 12 oz bottle into a Sam Adams pint glass

A- pours a slightly hazy deep yellow. Small white head that quickly disappates and leaves very little lacing.

S- wheaty, bananas, heavy spices and clove. Very pleasing

T- crisp and refreshing! Nicely balanced spices with some banana and yeast notes in the background. Excellent.

M- light carbonation. Medium body.

Overall an excellent hefeweizen. A tasty brew without a huge price tag. I just wish this variety pack had more than 2 of them so I could enjoy more. A must try

09-17-2012 02:54:20 | More by gcamparone
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kree

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev +8.1%

09-16-2012 00:33:53 | More by kree
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BlurryVisi0n

New York

3.55/5  rDev +2.3%

Served in a weizen glass.

Appearance: semi-hazy gold color; light bubbles on the body. White head is about 1/4" off the body.

Smell: banana like scent with light hops.

Taste: a light bitter sweet, light toasty banana feel and somewhat heavy but then again most hefeweizens are.

Mouth: Medium to heavy but very smooth.

Overall: Good beer, little bit more than what I was expecting. There are much better Hefs out there but for the price and availability this is definitely a go to. Salud!

09-09-2012 18:14:17 | More by BlurryVisi0n
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harrisjohnson

Maryland

3.25/5  rDev -6.3%

09-03-2012 23:18:48 | More by harrisjohnson
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SergeantSac

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +15.3%

09-02-2012 21:09:04 | More by SergeantSac
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KB24


3.48/5  rDev +0.3%

A - Cloudy golden color, with one finger, white fluffy head, no lacing.
S - Smells like banana bread.
T - Bananas, bread, and wheat flavor. A little hop taste at the end. Not complex but good flavors.
M - Light and a little grainy taste.
O - This is a good beer, the banana and bread malts might be a little bit overdone for some, but I enjoyed it.

09-01-2012 01:37:49 | More by KB24
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TimoP

Pennsylvania

3.25/5  rDev -6.3%

08-25-2012 16:17:15 | More by TimoP
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h4ger

Connecticut

3.75/5  rDev +8.1%

08-24-2012 04:06:53 | More by h4ger
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JRed

New Jersey

2.78/5  rDev -19.9%

Pours deep, hazy golden in body with white head that fades to a thin film on top. Smells pop tart: candy vanilla, citrus, lemon cookie. Tastes like seltzer with vague notes of vanilla, lemon cookie, a bit of grass, citrus peel, hint of clove. Light in body with medium carbonation but zappy on the palate. A careless hefeweizen but drinkable.

08-21-2012 21:52:35 | More by JRed
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59rockabilly

Kansas

3.25/5  rDev -6.3%

08-19-2012 22:26:30 | More by 59rockabilly
Saranac Hefeweizen from Matt Brewing Company
79 out of 100 based on 285 ratings.