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Hollister Hefeweizen | Hollister Brewing Co.

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Brewed by:
Hollister Brewing Co.
California, United States

Style: Hefeweizen

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.00%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by charlzm on 05-27-2008

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Reviews: 4 | Ratings: 12
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Photo of BabaBeer
4/5  rDev +12.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of MisterKilderkin
3.5/5  rDev -1.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of charlzm
3.68/5  rDev +3.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 4.5

Consumed 05/25/08.

Cloudy, medium yellow beer with a thin foam skin. Nominal lacing. Lots of active bubbles.

Grassy, clean aroma.

Wheat tang on palate. Some banana. Refreshing, simple and easily quaffable. Better than any American wheat ale I've had, but no challenge to a beer like Schneider Weiss.

And thanks, bartender, for holding the lemon without my even asking.

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Photo of womencantsail
3.58/5  rDev +0.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

On-tap at Hollister Brewing

The pour is a cloudy pale yellow color with a finger of white head. Has some good banana aromas to it as well as lots of wheat and bready malt. A little citrus peel and some yeast with mild spice notes. The banana and spice flavors are noticeable up front, but not quite dominant like on a traditional hefeweizen. Some orange peel and a sweet bready flavor is also there. Maybe a hint of straw, too.

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Photo of bh123
3/5  rDev -15.7%

Photo of EinWeizenbitte
4/5  rDev +12.4%

Photo of Espyusmc
2.52/5  rDev -29.2%
look: 4 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 4 | overall: 3

Average HefE

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Photo of barleywinefiend
3.5/5  rDev -1.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Poured a cloudy deep yellowish with a small white head.Nose is banana,light clove and wheat. taste is more banana and wheat with clove as a back seat driver. Mouthfeel is crisp, refreshing and good. ABV is nice and low making this a brew you can drink alot of. Nice beer.

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Photo of photomike
4/5  rDev +12.4%

Photo of t0rin0
3.25/5  rDev -8.7%

Photo of GraduatedCashew
3.5/5  rDev -1.7%

Photo of bulletrain76
3.56/5  rDev 0%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Draught at the brewpub. Cloudy gold-amber with a smallish white head. The aroma is yeasty with some clove spice and a little banana bread. The flavor is tart and spicy with a nice malt sweetness that remains a little restrained. Medium-light bodied. Not as much banana as german examples that I've had, but a nice spice. Refreshing.

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Hollister Hefeweizen from Hollister Brewing Co.
3.56 out of 5 based on 12 ratings.
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