Steingadener Weisse Dunkel | Aktienbrauerei Kaufbeuren AG

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Aktienbrauerei Kaufbeuren AG
Germany | website

Style: Dunkelweizen

Alcohol by volume (ABV): not listed

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by BeerAdvocate on 06-20-2002

BEER STATS
Reviews:
28
Ratings:
36
Avg:
3.29
pDev:
17.02%
 
 
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Photo of JohnGalt1
4/5  rDev +21.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

500 ml picked up at Tres Bonne Cuisine.. Poured into my shaped SA glass...

2 finger head dies back slowly with a bunch of lace.. the brew is lighter than I was expecting.. yet still a nice hazy copper.

Nose is unexpectedly balanced toward the grains as opposed to the clove or banana.. toasty bready notes pretty much dominate.. there are still plenty of phenols and esters.. but they are lite given the style..

Flavor mirrors the nose with a nice smack of pink bubblegum.. the maltiness helps me think of some lite vanilla.. bready malts are more punctuated as the glass hits room temperature.. clove and banana are both restrained.. caramel too shows.. wow.. this is alot better than I was expecting.. alot better as it hits room temperature..

The body is light/medium and the carbonation is a smooth medium.. I am amazed how fresh this one tastes...

Again.. I am astounded how fresh most of the German brews that I get at TBC actually taste.... I doubt it is legal.. but you would have to be a real A-Hole to complain.

4/4/4/4/4

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Photo of RiekerStarBrew
4.06/5  rDev +23.4%
look: 3 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

When the beer was poured from the pint bottle to my pint glass, it had a dark gold/amber color with a small head. The aroma was very complex. I picked up an apple aroma with a spicy undertone. There was a sweet malt presence as well and an alcohol lace. The flavor was a tad sour, probably a product of the yeast. The beer finished well. It initially is dry, but the hops peek through and the darker gains linger for a toffee flavor to boot. The mouthfeel was a medium body, well-carbonated effect. All together, the beer was a good experience.

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Photo of baos
4.2/5  rDev +27.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

From Notes:

Bottle into my favorite bicentennial jar.

A: Yellow-orange haziness with nice white head.

S: Bubble gum banana

T: Bubble-gummy and banana wheatiness. With a nice maltiness. Gets a bit sweeter as it warms. Good beer.

M: Not bad.

D: Good session beer.

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Steingadener Weisse Dunkel from Aktienbrauerei Kaufbeuren AG
78 out of 100 based on 28 ratings.
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