Breakside Passionfruit Berliner Weisse | Breakside Brewery

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33 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Breakside Brewery
Oregon, United States
breakside.com

Style: Berliner Weissbier

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.60%

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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Added by Thorpe429 on 01-09-2013

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Ratings:
33
Reviews:
5
Avg:
4.01
pDev:
5.74%
 
 
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1
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look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Big thanks to Aaron. Light fruit and tartness. Some wheat and a touch of bread. Nice passionfruit earthiness and tropical character alongside a good acidity. Nice berliner weiss. I'd love to see more from them like this.

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

On tap at the Bier Stein in Eugene, it was served in a snifter, the beer is cloudy off-yellow with a skim of off-white head.

Aroma of passion fruit and something delightfully sour.

As advertised, sour and slightly puckering. Passion fruit, straw and grains. Yeasty and delicious. It really hit the spot on a hot day after a long walk to get here.

The mouth is silky with pinpricks of carbonation. The tartness lingers in the back of your throat.

This is a really nice beer and one that I would like to have regualr access to!

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look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

16oz glass at brewery.

A: Served a slightly hazy dark golden with amber highlights beneath a thin, soft-looking, bright white head that quickly faded into a fuzzy film.
S: Sweet and fruity notes of tropical passion fruit dominates. Mango and papaya come through as well, but that's probably just the passion fruit.
T: Sweet, fruity, and mild (not cloying) passion fruit up front, crisp, grainy and crackery wheat in the finish. The aftertaste is like juicy fruit gum with a touch of syrup mixed with crisp wheat crackers.
M: Medium-full body, chewy mouthfeel, slick and splashy carbonation, drying and fairly crisp. Refreshing overall.
O: Incredible flavor, very juicy, light and unique. I would definitely drink this often.

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Breakside Passionfruit Berliner Weisse from Breakside Brewery
4.01 out of 5 based on 33 ratings.
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