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Saranac Hefeweizen - Matt Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
79
okay

287 Ratings
THE BROS
86
very good

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Ratings: 287
Reviews: 196
rAvg: 3.46
pDev: 12.43%
Wants: 3
Gots: 6 | 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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3/5  rDev -13.3%

bsopko, Mar 01, 2013
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3/5  rDev -13.3%

Bill235, Feb 22, 2013
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2.5/5  rDev -27.7%

RWACKO, Feb 11, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev +1.2%

allstar255, Jan 28, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev -6.1%

phishbone23, Jan 25, 2013
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4/5  rDev +15.6%

Janeinma, Jan 20, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev +1.2%

grahamboudreaux, Dec 21, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev +1.2%

cliff1066, Dec 11, 2012
Photo of thebuck
3.5/5  rDev +1.2%

thebuck, Dec 04, 2012
Photo of tone77
3.53/5  rDev +2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

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

tone77, Dec 01, 2012
Photo of Anacrusis
3.25/5  rDev -6.1%

Anacrusis, Nov 18, 2012
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2.75/5  rDev -20.5%

alesaram, Oct 16, 2012
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3.75/5  rDev +8.4%

TaylorK, Oct 14, 2012
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3.75/5  rDev +8.4%

slim2043, Oct 01, 2012
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2.75/5  rDev -20.5%

Ispeakforthetrees, Sep 20, 2012
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3.25/5  rDev -6.1%

bdn8183, Sep 18, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev +1.2%

DimWit, Sep 17, 2012
Photo of gcamparone
4.2/5  rDev +21.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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

gcamparone, Sep 17, 2012
Photo of kree
3.75/5  rDev +8.4%

kree, Sep 16, 2012
Photo of BlurryVisi0n
3.55/5  rDev +2.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

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!

BlurryVisi0n, Sep 09, 2012
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3.25/5  rDev -6.1%

harrisjohnson, Sep 04, 2012
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4/5  rDev +15.6%

SergeantSac, Sep 02, 2012
Photo of KB24
3.48/5  rDev +0.6%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

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.

KB24, Sep 01, 2012
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3.25/5  rDev -6.1%

TimoP, Aug 25, 2012
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3.75/5  rDev +8.4%

h4ger, Aug 24, 2012
Saranac Hefeweizen from Matt Brewing Company
79 out of 100 based on 287 ratings.