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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 - 51 to 100 (out of 2784) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV Avg Hads > Bros
Schneider Weisse Tap 1 Mein BlondesWeisses Bräuhaus G. Schneider & Sohn GmbH4.904.1331896
Saranac HefeweizenMatt Brewing Company / Saranac Brewery5.603.4829485
Pyramid HefeweizenWalnut Creek Alehouse (Pyramid)5.203.2293-
No Limits HefeweizenTwo Roads Brewing Company5.003.728188
Wisconsinite Summer Weiss BeerLakefront Brewery, Inc.4.203.6728077
Hefe WeissSprecher Brewing Company4.203.6526990
Hitachino Nest WeizenKiuchi Brewery5.003.7525787
Slumbrew Happy SolSomerville Brewing Company (Slumbrew)5.503.71252-
Stoudts Heifer-in-WheatStoudts Brewing Co.5.003.75242-
Haystack WheatLeft Hand Brewing Company5.003.64240-
EOS HefeweizenNebraska Brewing Company5.203.87237-
Ettaler Benediktiner WeizenKlosterbrauerei Ettal / Ettaler Klosterbetriebe GmbH5.403.72227-
El Hefe SpeaksDC Brau Brewing Co.5.203.62223-
Krombacher WeizenKrombacher Brauerei5.303.51212-
SunspotGreenbush Brewing Company6.003.7205-
Hacker-Pschorr SternweisseHacker-Pschorr Bräu GmbH5.503.8120186
Mission St. HefeweizenSteinhaus Brewing Co.4.703.58195-
Flensburger WeizenFlensburger Brauerei GmbH Und Co. KG5.103.6119290
Howling Wolf Weisse BierGrand Teton Brewing Co.5.003.63189-
SchnickelfritzUrban Chestnut Brewing Company - Midtown Brewery & Biergarten4.803.92185-
Mission HefeweizenMission Brewery5.003.37184-
ÜnshadowedAle Asylum6.003.67179-
El HefeNo Label Brewing Company5.503.47168-
UrweisseErdinger Weissbräu4.903.74168-
Michelob Bavarian Style WheatAnheuser-Busch5.203.4516786
HefeweizenGolden Road Brewing4.603.5164-
Ginger In The Rye (Rye Munich Weizen)Short's Brewing Company7.853.7816283
König Ludwig Weissbier HellKaltenberg International / König Ludwig International GmbH & Co.KG5.503.8616085
Hopf Helle WeisseWeissbierbrauerei Hopf5.303.74159-
Edelweiss WeissbierHofbräu Kaltenhausen (Brau Union)5.404.06157100
Weltenburger Hefe-Weissbier HellKlosterbrauerei Weltenburg5.403.69155-
Schell's HefeweizenAugust Schell Brewing Company4.753.88152-
Hey Day HefeweizenGranville Island Brewery5.003.53151-
Dry Dock HefeweizenDry Dock Brewing Co.4.304.05144-
A Slice Of HefenLa Cumbre Brewing Co.5.404.05143-
HefeweizenSanTan Brewing Co.5.003.7614290
Goggle Fogger Hefe WeizenFat Head's Brewery & Saloon5.004.05142-
Beach WheatShort's Brewing Company5.003.53141-
Muskoka Summer WeissMuskoka Brewery5.003.9140-
Augustiner Bräu WeissbierAugustiner-Bräu Wagner KG5.403.98136-
Valentins WeißbierPark & Bellheimer AG5.303.6113484
Ramstein Blonde Wheat BeerHigh Point Brewing Company5.503.7312979
King Heffy Imperial HefeweizenHowe Sound Inn & Brewing Company7.703.95127-
Day Of The Dead Beer (Cerveza De Los Muertos) Immortal BelovedCerveceria Mexicana S.A. De C.V.5.503.27127-
Edelweiss HefetrubHofbräu Kaltenhausen (Brau Union)5.503.66127-
Grieskirchner Jörger WeisseBrauerei Grieskirchen AG5.103.61126-
Long DayzBerkshire Brewing Company Inc.4.703.6212381
Summertime WheatRahr & Sons Brewing Company5.203.63122-
Whippet WheatThirsty Dog Brewing Company5.203.5611880
Licher HefeweizenLicher Privatbrauerei5.403.74117-
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