Stephans Bräu Hefeweizen Hefetrüb
Privatbrauerei Eichbaum GmbH & Co. KG

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Style:
German Hefeweizen
Ranked #683
ABV:
5.3%
Score:
79
Ranked #42,721
Avg:
3.18 | pDev: 16.67%
Reviews:
4
Ratings:
14
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Privatbrauerei Eichbaum GmbH & Co. KG
 
Germany
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Year-round
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SCORE
79
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Reviews: 4 | Ratings: 14
Photo of jdurey
3.5/5  rDev +10.1%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Looks a bit thin, not very cloudy like most Hefeweizens. Two-fingered head receded quickly and left a thin ring for the session. Smells like a Paulaner- slightly fruity and delicious. Taste is very bready and mild. Mouthfeel is on the light side for a hefe. Not quite watery...but very quaffable. Overall I’d have this again because it’s just so darn cheap- 8 cans for 10,000 Korean Won ($8.50). There are much (MUCH) better representations of the style, but I’ve had worse Hefeweizens.

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Photo of Dentist666
2.87/5  rDev -9.7%
look: 3 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

Hazy amber beer, not very big white head, moderate retention.
Smell not very impressing.
Taste - grain, wheat, neither banana nor spices.
Light body, watery, not balanced.

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Photo of DeerBeerFearDear
3.69/5  rDev +16%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Extremely better than I thought. It feels a bit mild at first - a boring taste. And then the after taste, yes; I can feel the silk-like soft fruity smell after the swallowing process. This must be that banana thing. This is pretty good! I'd say it's near the level of Hoegaarden. From where I live, this beer is extremely cost-efficient. Would recommend in a mid-high level.

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Photo of dbaker61
2.71/5  rDev -14.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

500mL can. Brew date: Jan. 5, 2011; best by Apr. 5, 2012. 5.3% ABV, 11.8 degrees Plato.

Contract brewed for Kaufland grocery stores in Eastern Europe.

Appearance: Light golden with a touch of orange. Two fingers of dense, rocky foam with great retention. Not extremely cloudy, bubbles are easily seen swirling from its depths. Left a couple of rings of lacing.

Smell: More bubblegum than banana in the nose. Sweet.

Taste: Mslty, wheaty, yeasty, no real banana or cloves tastes. Slight bitterness, but also not overwhelmingly sweet either. Kind of ordinary.

Mouthfeel: Light to moderate body. Just a touch of carbonation on the palate. Finishes a bit dry.

Overall: Cloudy, check. Yeasty, check. Looks good in the glass, check. But it doesn't check near all the boxes for a great Hefeweizen. It is drinkable, even mildly refreshing, but I'd rather have almost any other Hefeweissbier that I have already had before this one again.

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Stephans Bräu Hefeweizen Hefetrüb from Privatbrauerei Eichbaum GmbH & Co. KG
Beer rating: 79 out of 100 with 14 ratings