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American Dark Wheat Ale

An Americanized version of a Dunkel Weizen, these beers can range within the brown to garnet range. Often cloudy with long-lasting heads. Light to medium body with high level of carbonation. Hop characters will be low to high with some fruitiness from ale fermentation, though most examples use of a fairly neutral ale yeast, resulting in a clean fermentation with little to no diacetyl. Flavors of caramel and toasted malts might be present.

German Weizen flavors and aromas of banana esters and clove-like phenols will not be found.

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

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Style Examples - 1 to 50 (out of 135) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV rAvg Revs Bros
Shock Top Chocolate WheatAnheuser-Busch4.303.39358-
Night CatTwo Brothers Brewing Company5.803.79288-
River AleBerkshire Brewing Company Inc.7.003.9422193
Peak Organic Winter Session AlePeak Organic Brewing Company5.003.68221-
Anchor Winter WheatAnchor Brewing Company7.003.77202-
Schlafly No. 15The Schlafly Tap Room6.003.8715784
Baaad Boy Black Wheat3 Sheeps Brewing5.503.6136-
Autumn Wheat AleMayflower Brewing Company5.803.48104-
Cornstalker Dark WheatThunderhead Brewing Company5.203.6487-
Hazel Amber Wheat AleUinta Brewing Company4.003.2783-
Hello, My Name Is Joe3 Sheeps Brewing7.704.281-
Arbor Brewing Violin MonsterArbor Brewing Company9.503.7677-
Black Walnut WheatPiney River Brewing Co.4.503.6354-
Red BudGreenbush Brewing Company6.103.6553-
WRed WheatWild Rose Brewery & Taproom5.003.2639-
Wheat WackerBlack Diamond Brewing Co.7.003.4838-
Bourbon Barrel Paw Paw WheatJackie O's Pub & Brewery11.003.935-
Imperial Black Wheat Coffee Ale (Nimble Lips, Noble Tongue Volume 6)3 Sheeps Brewing10.004.0530-
Ruddy WheatWeston Brewing Company & O'Malley's Pub ? 3.1422-
Shredder's WheatBarley Brown's Brewpub5.803.8320-
OktoberfestSchmohz Brewing Company5.203.3818-
Gwiniz DuBrasserie Britt de Bretagne5.403.718-
Dirty HippiePalisade Brewing Co.5.303.5917-
Jamieson Mountain AleJamieson Brewery5.003.3516-
Imaginary FriendOnly Child Brewing Company6.003.4515-
Winter WheatFranconia Brewing Company ? 3.4715-
Outlaw McCawFreetail Brewing Company6.603.6515-
FS 15Breckenridge Brewery ? 3.8812-
Ruby TuesdayMatilda Bay Brewing Co.4.702.7511-
Autumn Harvest WheatChelsea Brewing Company5.404994
Sheer Madness Wheat NoirKalona Brewing Company5.603.489-
Dark Cherry WheatCranker's Brewery5.202.879-
Six Foot BlondeBig Woods Brewing Co. / Quaff On! Brewing Company4.5039-
Winter WheatMiddle Ages Brewing Co., Ltd.6.503.658-
Frosted Harbor Dark Raspberry WheatBoatyard Brewing Co.5.403.417-
HysteriaThree Notch'd Brewing Company8.303.887-
Armbar Amber AleArcade Brewery6.003.325-
Don't Tell Reese Chocolate Peanut Butter Brown AleFunky Buddha Brewery9.203.965-
WendigoBarley Mow Brewing Company6.403.555-
Yin-Yang WitbierIron Hill Brewery & Restaurant4.503.875-
Signature AleRiley's Brewing Company6.503.975-
Red WheatFlat Branch Pub & Brewery5.203.44-
Stonewall Jackson 5Valiant Brewing Co.8.703.574-
Union Blueberry Honey WheatBrew Rebellion6.502.884-
Festus RotgutArcade Brewery8.003.954-
Dark WheatThe Merchant Ale House Restaurant & Brewpub5.203.034-
Mistress Winter WheatBonfire Brewing Co.6.403.44-
Tawny AleGenerations Brewing6.903.474-
SOBA Shiga Kogen Original Buckwheat AleTamamura Honten4.003.553-
Harmon's Killer BrewHarmon Restaurant & Brewery5.603.633-
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