Schöfferhofer Grapefruit Weizen-Mix | Binding-Brauerei AG

Schöfferhofer Grapefruit Weizen-MixSchöfferhofer Grapefruit Weizen-Mix
BA SCORE
3.51/5
785 Ratings
Schöfferhofer Grapefruit Weizen-MixSchöfferhofer Grapefruit Weizen-Mix
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Binding-Brauerei AG
Germany
binding.de

Style: Hefeweizen

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 2.50%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by Redwood21 on 02-19-2008

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#40,184
Reviews:
177
Ratings:
785
pDev:
17.66%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
36
Gots:
260
Trade:
0
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3.75/5  rDev +6.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Oleg85
3.5/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Photo of q33jeff
3.71/5  rDev +5.7%
look: 3 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of artemfl
4.53/5  rDev +29.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of hophugger
3.62/5  rDev +3.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of LT630
3.64/5  rDev +3.7%
look: 3 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of cunning_stunt
3.13/5  rDev -10.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.75

Photo of vette2006c5r
3.78/5  rDev +7.7%
look: 3.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Grapefruit hefe pours an orange color not much head. Big grapefruit and sugary aroma. Taste is big fresh grapefruit flavor, pretty sweet but a slightly bitter finish. Goid body and feel. Overall mostly grapefruit, and soda consistency, not bad.

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Photo of Whatup14
2.58/5  rDev -26.5%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.5

Photo of kevofficiel
3.3/5  rDev -6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Schöfferhofer Grapefruit Weizen-Mi bough a can

Look: Fruit juice, orange and yellow color with 1 finger of white head.

Smell: Grapefruit, wheat, yeast.

Taste: Sweet grapefruit not the sour one, the added orange juice and lemon cuts it. the wheat is there.

Feel: Watery, sweet, medium body and a medium carbonation.

So overall would I recommend it ? It's ok but not the best as a radler.

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Photo of Nephilium
3.59/5  rDev +2.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Looks like a cloudy ruby red grapefruit juice, with a thin quickly fading white head. The aroma is all grapefruit, with little else to pick up. Flavor wise, it comes across as a slightly sweetened grapefruit juice, with a little touch of wheat note in the finish. Very effervescent, with a thin body. Should you expect a world class beer going in? No. But what you will get is a great low alcohol summer drink, and a great drink for after a long run/ride in the summer.

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Photo of probert
4.3/5  rDev +22.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of briandschorr
3.7/5  rDev +5.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

The color is straight grape fruit juice. With such a low ABV this beer can sneak up on you if you like this blend. With a 50/50 blend of grape fruit juice and hefeweizen, this is a hit or a miss for most customers I saw who tried this blend. Some hated it and others came in to get a growler every couple of weeks around the holidays. There is a thin off-white head that dissipates quickly. Light body, effervescent carbonation, but for me the grapefruit juice overpowers the hefeweizen.

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Photo of ChrisCharles
4.5/5  rDev +28.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Pmicdee
2.5/5  rDev -28.8%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Juice, not beer

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Photo of BeerAndFilm
1.87/5  rDev -46.7%
look: 1.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 1.75

Photo of jason_nwx
3.47/5  rDev -1.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of sloggettstrength
3.35/5  rDev -4.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Bottle poured into a wheat beer glass.

Look: A hazy light orange color with a finger of white head.

Smell: Aroma of wheat, yeast, grapefruit and orange.

Taste: Strong flavors of grapefruit and orange with wheat and yeast sitting in the back.

Feel: Medium body with a crisp medium to high carbonation, a little watery much like a soda.

Overall: A nice refreshing drink for the warmer months with little beer flavor though. Wouldn't be my go to but would have again if offered. Perhaps something for people who don't truly like the "beer flavors". It really resembles more of a soda than a beer. Not what I was hoping for, but different.

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Photo of mcthfg
3/5  rDev -14.5%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of The-Adjunct-Hippie
3.67/5  rDev +4.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

15.2 oz can poured into a raised glass.

Opaque iced tea brown meets an orange hue. Head starts out tall at 3 fingers but then recedes to a thin foamy line.

Tart grapefruit on the nose, mostly like grapefruit Halls. Light wheat aroma behind that, but mostly grapefruit concentrate.

Refreshing is the word here, with tons of light grapefruit juice and grapefruit soda flavors, and a creamy finish of wheat and clove. It is not complex or interesting in the slightest, but offers a little more than most light beers do in terms of flavor and feel.

Feel is creamy, and very nicely carbonated. Not really a finish.

Overall, this beer is very easy to drink and something I'll return to. Definitely not complex but easy to drink.

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Photo of pat61
3.5/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

L: It looks like a hazy, slightly orange glass of Texas Ruby Red grapefruit blanketed by 2" of frothy white foam.

S: Hefeweizen aromas are buried behind the grapefruit.

T: grapefruit with traces of wheat and hefeweizen flavors in the background.

F: beer texture, medium bodied and medium high carbonation.

O: refreshing, somewhat beer like

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Photo of CwrwAmByth
3.7/5  rDev +5.4%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Gabriel_Vaughn
3.33/5  rDev -5.1%
look: 3.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 2.75

Photo of Avatar113
3.28/5  rDev -6.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of bubseymour
3.69/5  rDev +5.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Easy to drink but not very interesting overall.

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Beer rating: 3.51 out of 5 with 785 ratings
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