Weihenstephaner Hefeweissbier | Bayerische Staatsbrauerei Weihenstephan

Weihenstephaner HefeweissbierWeihenstephaner Hefeweissbier
BA SCORE
94.7%
Liked This Beer
4.41 w/ 8,381 ratings
Weihenstephaner HefeweissbierWeihenstephaner Hefeweissbier
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Bayerische Staatsbrauerei Weihenstephan
Germany
weihenstephaner.de

Style: Hefeweizen

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.40%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Our golden-yellow wheat beer, with its fine-poured white foam, smells of cloves and impresses consumers with its refreshing banana flavour. It is full bodied and with a smooth yeast taste. To be enjoyed at any time,goes excellently with fish and seafood, with spicy cheese and especially with the traditional Bavarian veal sausage. Brewed according to our centuries-old brewing tradition on the Weihenstephan hill.

Added by stirgy on 01-22-2001

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#214
Reviews:
2,539
Ratings:
8,381
Liked:
7,935
Avg:
4.41/5
pDev:
9.98%
Alströms:
4.85
 
 
Wants:
887
Gots:
2,000
Trade:
14
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3.53/5  rDev -20%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

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4.42/5  rDev +0.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

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3.95/5  rDev -10.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

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4.85/5  rDev +10%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

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3.53/5  rDev -20%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

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4.12/5  rDev -6.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Look: Yellow, some what hazy, with big fluffy white head. Medium carbonation.
Smell: Bannana, clove, and black pepper.
Taste: Bannana, clove, and black pepper.
Mouthfeel: Crisp and smooth.
Overall: A good hefe from Weistaphaner. Not my preferred style.

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3.84/5  rDev -12.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

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

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

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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

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look: 5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

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4.94/5  rDev +12%
look: 5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Amazingly strong sweet, banana flavor with a slight bit of clove. Pours with a thick white head. Perfect body, feel and taste for a Bavarian hef. Easily in my top 3 beers. A true example of a great German wheat beer.

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look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

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4.45/5  rDev +0.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

For me, this is one of the best Weizenbeers, wheat beers, in the world. The taste is everything you want in a German wheat beer: fruityness and a bit of sweetness, hints of malt and hop to it.

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4.59/5  rDev +4.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

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

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

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look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

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Weihenstephaner Hefeweissbier from Bayerische Staatsbrauerei Weihenstephan
Beer rating: 94.7% out of 100 with 8,381 ratings
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