Hefeweizen | Sonoma Chicken Coop

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Brewed by:
Sonoma Chicken Coop
California, United States
sonomachicken.com

Style: American Pale Wheat Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): not listed

Availability: Year-round

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Added by RunDWP on 03-08-2009

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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2.8/5  rDev n/a
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Had this one at my local Sonoma Chicken Coop, at the Alamaden Expressway location in Alamden Valley. I'll give them some credit for asking if I wanted a slice of lemon in it rather than just dunking one in. I declined the lemon. I picked up the shaker glass at the front, and this brew had the requisite hazy yellow color and some sheeting action on the glass as I sipped.

Couldn't really detect much on the nose, and the flavor was pretty weak for a hefeweizen. Just wasn't getting any of the fruitiness or spicy zip one associates with the style. The flavor was mostly wheaty malt, with a little lemon, citrus-like undertone. Had a little sourness to it, maybe from the yeast that hurt the drinkability a little in my opinion. A decent lawn mower style beer, but if I wasn't in the neighborhood, I wouldn't be going out of my way for it.

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Hefeweizen from Sonoma Chicken Coop
2.8 out of 5 based on 1 ratings.
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