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A south German style of wheat beer (weissbier) made with a typical ratio of 50:50, or even higher, wheat. A yeast that produces a unique phenolic flavors of banana and cloves with an often dry and tart edge, some spiciness, bubblegum or notes of apples. Little hop bitterness, and a moderate level of alcohol. The "Hefe" prefix means "with yeast", hence the beers unfiltered and cloudy appearance. Poured into a traditional Weizen glass, the Hefeweizen can be one sexy looking beer.

Often served with a lemon wedge (popularized by Americans), to either cut the wheat or yeast edge, which many either find to be a flavorful snap ... or an insult and something that damages the beer's taste and head retention.

Average alcohol by volume (abv) range: 4.0-7.0%   [ ? ] 

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Style Examples - 101 to 150 (out of 2675) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV rAvg Revs > Bros
BaltasUAB Švyturys - Utenos alus5.203.6843-
HefeweizenTree Brewing5.003.5842-
Wisconsinite Summer Weiss BeerLakefront Brewery, Inc.4.203.724277
Erdinger ChampErdinger Weissbräu4.703.0442-
Red Brick Dog Days AleRed Brick Brewing Company4.103.3840-
King Heffy Imperial HefeweizenHowe Sound Inn & Brewing Company7.70439-
Whippet WheatThirsty Dog Brewing Company5.203.593980
HefeweizenCambridge Brewing Company5.754.13893
Portsmouth HefeweizenPortsmouth Brewery5.003.8337-
El Hefe SpeaksDC Brau Brewing Co.5.303.6536-
Veldensteiner WeißbierKaiser Bräu GmbH & Co KG5.103.3436-
Fargo Brothers HefeweizenTyranena Brewing Company5.253.9435-
Augustiner Bräu WeissbierAugustiner-Bräu Wagner KG5.403.9635-
Windansea Wheat HefeweizenKarl Strauss Brewing Company5.103.483579
Sudwerk Hefe-WeizenSudwerk Brewing Company4.703.723587
Stiegl Weizen Gold HefefeinStieglbrauerei zu Salzburg GmbH5.103.6735-
Old World HefeweizenBootlegger's Brewery5.003.5935-
Monkey BoyEast End Brewing Company4.804.0135-
Fisherman's Bavarian WheatCape Ann Brewing Company5.503.3434-
Mahr's Saphir WeissMahrs-Bräu5.604.0234-
No Limits HefeweizenTwo Roads Brewing Company5.003.673388
Original Oettinger HefeweissbierOettinger International Getränke-Vertriebs GmbH4.903.5433-
Hefe DoppelweizenMarin Brewing Company6.903.2632-
Hurricane HefeweizenFoothills Brewing Company - Downtown Brewpub5.203.5731-
HefeweizenSanTan Brewing Co.5.003.713190
Rockfish WheatBlue Mountain Brewery5.403.7431-
Sunny HazeMother Earth Brewing5.003.743194
Ginga Kogen WeizenGinga Kogen Beer5.003.7230-
Edelweiss WeissbierHofbräu Kaltenhausen (Brau Union)5.404.0730100
Drake's Hefe-weizenDrake's Brewing Co.4.903.5330-
Hefe WeizenMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery5.904.0529-
Bullfrog AleIssaquah Brewhouse ? 2.9429-
Squatters American Wheat HefeweizenUtah Brewers Cooperative4.003.092937
Prinzregent Luitpold WeissbierKaltenberg International / König Ludwig International GmbH & Co.KG5.503.6228-
Lake Placid HefeweizenLake Placid Craft Brewing Company5.503.8728-
HefeweizenGolden Road Brewing4.603.5828-
Upland Valley Hefe-weizenUpland Brewing Company6.003.3628-
Kuhnhenn HefeweissKuhnhenn Brewing Company5.003.8128-
Millstream Hefe "R" WeissenMillstream Brewing Company5.703.4127-
Weisser Hirsch Allgäuer WeizenDer HirschBrau/Privatbrauerei Höss5.203.5527-
Rothaus HefeweizenBadische Staatsbrauerei Rothaus AG5.40427-
SunspotGreenbush Brewing Company6.003.6827-
Série Signature - HopfenweisseLes Trois Mousquetaires6.003.9926-
Passauer WeisseInnstadt Brauerei5.303.6526-
HefeweizenFour Peaks Brewing Company - 8th Street Brewery5.503.7226-
Day Of The Dead Beer (Cerveza De Los Muertos) Immortal BelovedCerveceria Mexicana S.A. De C.V.5.503.2925-
SchnickelfritzUrban Chestnut Brewing Company - Midtown Brewery & Biergarten4.803.9625-
Falkensteiner Ur-WeissePrivatbrauerei Bischoff5.203.622590
Moat Hoffman WeissMoat Mountain Smoke House & Brewing Co.5.703.9725-
Löwen WeisseLöwenbräu AG5.203.7725-
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