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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 1996) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV rAvg Revs Bros
Goggle Fogger Hefe WeizenFat Heads Brewery & Saloon5.00495-
Wild Frog Wheat AleHoppin' Frog Brewery6.003.689590
Schwelmer WeizenPrivatbrauerei Schwelm5.203.979299
Red Brick Dog Days AleRed Brick Brewing Company4.103.390-
Leavenworth Whistling Pig Wheat AleFish Brewing Company / Fishbowl Brewpub4.003.290-
Plank Bavarian HefeweizenBrauerei Michael Plank5.203.849090
König Ludwig Weissbier HellKaltenberg International / König Ludwig International GmbH & Co.KG5.503.838885
Windansea Wheat HefeweizenKarl Strauss Brewing Company5.103.658779
Whippet WheatThirsty Dog Brewing Company5.203.618680
Short's Snow WheatShort's Brewing Company5.203.5484-
Moosbacher WeissbierPrivate Landbrauerei Scheuerer5.003.6184-
Erdinger SchneeweisseErdinger Weissbräu5.603.5581-
Arbor Brewing Bavarian BlissArbor Brewing Company5.603.4380-
HefeweizenFour Peaks Brewing Company - 8th Street Brewery5.503.6280-
Old World HefeweizenBootlegger's Brewery5.003.6879-
Monkey BoyEast End Brewing Company4.803.979-
HefeweizenCambridge Brewing Company6.004.067993
Sommer ViceSteel Toe Brewing5.003.6578-
On The Count Of 3Baxter Brewing Co.7.003.8977-
Franconia WheatFranconia Brewing Company4.803.7277-
Sunny HazeMother Earth Brewing5.003.777794
Grolsch Premium WeizenGrolsch Bierbrouwerij N.V.5.303.6374-
Rockfish WheatBlue Mountain Brewery5.403.6273-
Kirkland Signature HefeweizenKirkland Signature / Costco Wholesale Corporation5.50372-
El Jefe Weizen AleHale's Ales Brewery & Pub4.503.67290
A Slice Of HefenLa Cumbre Brewing Co.5.404.0671-
Erdinger ChampErdinger Weissbräu4.703.0868-
HefeweizenSebago Brewing Company4.403.6867-
SpinnakerRising Tide Brewing Company4.503.6267-
HefeweizenLegend Brewing Co.5.103.766-
Lilja's Heifer WeizenSand Creek Brewing Company5.303.5363-
Woody's WheatSand Creek Brewing Company5.003.3161-
Cape Cod SummerCape Cod Beer5.003.7661-
Immortal Beloved HefeweizenCerveceria Mexicana S.A. De C.V.5.503.2360-
Hurricane HefeweizenFoothills Brewing Company5.203.5760-
Harvest HefeweizenBJ's Restaurant & Brewhouse4.903.2760-
Portsmouth HefeweizenPortsmouth Brewery5.003.7859-
Mahr's Saphir WeissMahrs-Bräu5.603.9359-
A Little Sumpin' WeisseLagunitas Brewing Company7.503.9157-
Drake's Hefe-weizenDrake's Brewing Co.4.903.457-
Schlafly Bavarian-Style WeissbierThe Schlafly Tap Room4.903.8956-
Lake Placid HefeweizenLake Placid Craft Brewing Company5.503.6856-
Crop Circle WheatGreat Dane Pub & Brewing Company (Downtown) ? 3.7956-
HefeweizenTree Brewing5.003.5556-
Kuhnhenn HefeweissKuhnhenn Brewing Company5.003.9556-
WeißbierProst Brewing Company4.203.9955-
Moat Hoffman WeissMoat Mountain Smoke House & Brewing Co.5.703.825585
Laka LakaHorny Goat Brewing Co.5.102.9655-
Série Signature - HopfenweisseLes Trois Mousquetaires6.003.8355-
Ginga Kogen WeizenGinga Kogen Beer5.003.7255-
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