Harvest Hefeweizen | BJ's Restaurant & Brewhouse

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Brewed by:
BJ's Restaurant & Brewhouse
California, United States
bjsrestaurants.com

Style: Hefeweizen

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.80%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by womencantsail on 03-26-2010

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Ratings:
7
Reviews:
2
Avg:
3.49
pDev:
11.46%
 
 
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Ratings: 7 |  Reviews: 2
Photo of costanzo_mike
3.4/5  rDev -2.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Gobzilla
3.25/5  rDev -6.9%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of GOBLIN
3.59/5  rDev +2.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

A nice attempt but it doesn't really stack up to a good hefe. Has a nice cloudy appearance and could easily be picked out of a lineup as a hefe by the aromas but it pretty much stops there. The mouthful is rather watered down and the taste is more similar to a Belgian wit than a German Hefeweizen. Either way . . . Just ok.

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Photo of Noelito76
2.75/5  rDev -21.2%

Photo of BlackTuesday
4/5  rDev +14.6%

Photo of djrn2
3/5  rDev -14%

Photo of womencantsail
3.5/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

A: The pour is a cloudy golden color with a fluffy white head on top.

S: The nose is quite spicy for a hefeweizen with lots of coriander and clove with a decent amount of banana and perhaps a bit of orange.

T: The flavor is similar to the nose but a bit heavier on the spices and a little less of the banana flavor. In addition, there is some sweet malt and wheat along with a yeasty character.

M: The body is medium with a moderate carbonation, but perhaps a touch low for the style.

D: It's always nice to see an attempt at an actual hefeweizen rather than the crappy sour wheat ales. As usual for a BJ's beer, not my favorite, but passable.

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Harvest Hefeweizen from BJ's Restaurant & Brewhouse
3.49 out of 5 based on 7 ratings.
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