Franziskaner Hefe-Weisse | Spaten-Franziskaner-Bräu

Franziskaner Hefe-WeisseFranziskaner Hefe-Weisse
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4.06/5
4,543 Ratings
Franziskaner Hefe-WeisseFranziskaner Hefe-Weisse
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Spaten-Franziskaner-Bräu
Germany
franziskaner-weissbier.de

Style: Hefeweizen

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Also known as Franziskaner Weissbier and Franziskaner Hefe-Weisse Hell.

Added by Todd on 11-13-2001

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#2,476
Reviews:
1,702
Ratings:
4,543
pDev:
11.82%
Bros Score:
3.84
 
 
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244
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1,195
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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

A-hazy golden color with a nice white head and good lacing

S-bananas, cloves, lemon, faint hints of orange

T-wheat malt, bananas, cloves, lemon, crisp finish

F-medium body with moderate carbonation, crisp, refreshing

O-a solid hefeweizen, nice summer beer

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look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

imperial pint shaerd with my gf, poured into a taster glass. lot number marked but no date.

a - pours a hazy, golden shade with a finger and a half of dense, off white foam. head retention is good, calming slowly to a thin cap and leaving thin leggy lacing in the glass.

s - banana, nutmeg, faint grain.

t - pronounced spiciness with a light, crisp wheat base. faint notes of orange and lemon with a mild, earthy bitterness. well balanced.

m - lighter in body with adequate carbonation. coarser co2 profile, but smoother than their dunkel.

o - not great, but i enjoyed this much more than their dunkel. drinks easy on a lazy summer afternoon after getting out of work. would buy it again.

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

appearance - cloudy/hazy straw/orange hue with fluffy white head

Smell - wheat, banana, lemon, clove, coriander, ginger

taste - wheat, lemon, lime, clove, coriander, ginger

mouthfeel -light bodied, medium carbonation, refreshing, crisp, slightly thinner than other entrants of the style, flavors linger properly on the aftertaste

overall - solid hefeweizen that I've enjoyed a few times, finally got around to reviewing. Recommended

Price Point - $8.49/6pk 12 oz bottles

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Franziskaner Hefe-Weisse from Spaten-Franziskaner-Bräu
Beer rating: 4.06 out of 5 with 4,543 ratings
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