Hongmei Amber Hefeweizen | Shanghai Brewery

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Brewed by:
Shanghai Brewery
China
shanghaibrewery.com

Style: Hefeweizen

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.50%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by BucBasil on 12-03-2013

BEER STATS
Ratings:
6
Reviews:
1
Avg:
3.45
pDev:
10.72%
 
 
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Ratings: 6 |  Reviews: 1
Reviews by BucBasil:
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3.51/5  rDev +1.7%
look: 2.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Poured from the tap into a weizen glass at the Hengshan Rd. location.

A: Very "amber" in an almost unsettling way. tomato juice red when held to light. Cloudy with some strange neon orange notes. Unnatural looking. Head stuck around for about 1 minute - it was off white and thick.

S: Slightly spicy and citric with some bread and fruit. Had to dig a bit but good.

T: Very smooth with lots of spices. Bubble gum and bread and clove all over. Classic taste with lots of spice and bready malt. Yeasty in the finish with a nice lingering clovey spice note.

Overall, an ok dark weizenbier. The look is very odd and unnatural, but aside from that, it's a tasty and pretty good beer.

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More User Reviews:
Photo of WoodBrew
2.89/5  rDev -16.2%
look: 3 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

Photo of 54V4G3
3.01/5  rDev -12.8%
look: 3 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3

Photo of Aidan_Stewart
3.75/5  rDev +8.7%

Photo of portia99
3.5/5  rDev +1.4%

Photo of eschelp
3/5  rDev -13%

Hongmei Amber Hefeweizen from Shanghai Brewery
3.45 out of 5 based on 6 ratings.
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