Sierra Nevada Kellerweis Hefeweizen | Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.

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Sierra Nevada Kellerweis HefeweizenSierra Nevada Kellerweis Hefeweizen
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
California, United States
sierranevada.com

Style: Hefeweizen

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.80%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by ClockworkOrange on 03-12-2009

BEER STATS
Ratings:
4,028
Reviews:
1,376
Avg:
4.06
pDev:
11.82%
 
 
Wants:
333
Gots:
720
For Trade:
0
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look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

From 12oz bottle

A- Pours a hazy/murky deep golden yellow with some orange highlights to it. Nice 1 finger white head which died away pretty quick leaving no real lacing on the sides of the glass.

S- Musty bready smell off the bat. Picking up some small hints of orange peel and clove. Big Belgian yeasty smell though. Smells wonderful!

T- Nice musty bready bite to this. Very clean tasting. Can detect a faint trace of the alcohol. Clove and a strange banana-y taste along with this.

M- Light-medium mouthfeel to this. Very crisp and clean tasting. Carbonation is good for the style and really gives the beer a push across the palate. A great presence of yeast on the tounge after a sip.

D- This is a very easy drinker and maybe one of the best american hefeweizens I have had the pleasure of drinking. Would and will drink again. Also would recommend to people who want something to bring them in easy to the style!

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look: 5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.25

Backlog. 12 oz bottle. Aroma: initial whiff: not much here. After letting it sit a minute or so, the aroma reveals notes of banana, wheat. This is a beautiful beer whith great head retention and lacing. Flavor is so authentically Bavarian, I think a native Munich citizen would have difficulty differentiating this from classic German Hefeweizens like Hacker-Pschorr, Paulaner, or Spaten. Tastes like the aroma notes. Somewhat sour aftertaste. Another quality brew from one of America’s greatest breweries.

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4.25/5  rDev +4.7%

Poured from the bottle into my Delirium tulip.

Appears an amazing golden hazy color with a slight orange tinge. Impossible to see through. Big fluffy white head dissipates quickly.

Smell is delicious. Slightly tart with typical belgian yeast smells - banana, clove, orange - slight tartness.

Taste follows smell to a T. Very refreshing - yeast qualities not overwhelming at all.

Mouthfeel is nice and creamy.

Overall, fantastic example of the style. Not my typical style of beer but this one is good!

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Sierra Nevada Kellerweis Hefeweizen from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
4.06 out of 5 based on 4,028 ratings.
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