Schöfferhofer Grapefruit Weizen-Mix | Binding-Brauerei AG

Schöfferhofer Grapefruit Weizen-MixSchöfferhofer Grapefruit Weizen-Mix
BA SCORE
34.6%
Liked This Beer
3.51 w/ 780 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:
#39,845
Reviews:
177
Ratings:
780
Liked:
270
Avg:
3.51/5
pDev:
17.66%
Alströms:
0
 
 
Wants:
35
Gots:
259
Trade:
0
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Ratings: 780 |  Reviews: 177
Photo of Merticois
4/5  rDev +14%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of heBREWgomez
2.15/5  rDev -38.7%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 1.75 | feel: 1 | overall: 2.25

Look- Hazy dark orange. Loads of carbonation, large bubbles, nearly 3 finger white head in a standard Hefeweizen glass. Head dissipates quickly.

Smell- Grapefruit smell, not too complex. Smells like orange soda.

Taste- Sweet and fizzy in the front of the tongue, like a combination of club soda and orange soda, bland and almost no after taste. However, it is very refreshing.

Feel- Light and crisp mouth feel. Loads of carbonation on the tongue.

Overall- Not too much smell or flavor but it is refreshing on a hot summer day. Since it contains a low ABV you could drink one after another no problem.

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Photo of Victory_Sabre1973
3.6/5  rDev +2.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

This beer pours a nice orange color. The head was white, frothy, 2 finger, and dissipated quickly.
The nose is nice with citrus. Grapefruit, of course.
The taste is fairly light, not surprising given the abv. Nice grapefruit flavor. Not overwhelming. I don't get any hefe flavor.
Very light feeling, not surprising given the abv.
Overall, not a bad session beer on a hot, sunny, summer day.

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Photo of daliandragon
1.98/5  rDev -43.6%
look: 2.25 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 1.75 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

Yeah, I saw this in the store today and was curious. I didn't even check the abv. Rookie blunder. This looks like orange cream soda and smells like ruby red grapefruit. The taste is fruity and sweet and loaded with carbonation. Not my deal at all, and not really a hefeweizen, in my opinion.

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Photo of Curt3
3.35/5  rDev -4.6%
look: 2.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3

Photo of CNoj012
3.08/5  rDev -12.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

The body of this beer looks exactly like ruby red grapefruit juice. There is a 3 finger, creamy white head with the slightest tinge of pink. Retention is minimal and there is no lacing.

Smell is straight up grapefruit juice with the slightest twang of wheat.

Taste is similar, but no wheat to be found. carbonated grapefruit juice.

Feel is light and watery.

Overall this is a no go. The super low abv made me skeptical going into this beer, and my intuition was correct. I should have left this on the shelf and grabbed something else to finish out my mix 6. Calling this a beer is a bit of a stretch.

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Photo of beergorrilla
4.09/5  rDev +16.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of beerguy04
4.25/5  rDev +21.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Pours like orange juice. Smell is heavy grapefruit. Taste has a grapefruit lemonade feeling to it. Mouthfeel is like a sprite. Overall perfect for summer.

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Photo of brureview
4.08/5  rDev +16.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

This beer is half Hefeweizen and half grapefruit drink.
Interesting color- cloudy grapefruit with a 4 F head.
Excellent aroma: grapefruit, almost like fruit juice.

Very malty and smooth MF.

Taste: like a grapefruit soda, almost like a creamsicle.

Is this a beer??? Or a hybrid drink with alcohol?

Excellent, but not in any category.

A European attempt to brew American?
It doesn't work. Too much grapefruit drink to qualify as beer.

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Photo of mishi_d
3.73/5  rDev +6.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Jjmj51
3.28/5  rDev -6.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of StoutElk_92
4.47/5  rDev +27.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.75

Photo of grittybrews
3.92/5  rDev +11.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of sloper3819
4.14/5  rDev +17.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of B33rcules
4.38/5  rDev +24.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

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

Photo of kw_pip
4.33/5  rDev +23.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Bottle. Delicious, authentic radler from Germany. Low ABV, sweet; looking forward to making a beer-cocktail with it.

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Photo of fosters9
2.5/5  rDev -28.8%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Photo of Cthulhusquid
4.9/5  rDev +39.6%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Look: Hazy orange body, one finger white head. Looks amazing.

Smell: Pure fruit juice, maybe a hint of grains. Not much of a "beer" presence, but still really good.

Taste: Same as above.

Feel: Medium-light body, medium carbonation. Mildly sweet.

Other: Not really beer in the sense, but is still amazingly tasty.

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Photo of kvadiat
3.4/5  rDev -3.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Ferretferret
3.27/5  rDev -6.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

I.... Don't know what I expected, with this one. Grapefruit is possibly my favorite flavor, so, I figured I had to give it a try. It is, however, just grapefruit juice from concentrate, mixed with rather cheap beer. One could get the /exact/ same flavor by buying one of those giant $1.00 jugs of grapefruit juice, and mixing it with some PBR in a cup, for a small fraction of the cost of this. I mean, it definitely wasn't bad, and it's exactly what's advertised, but... I guess I don't really get it.

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

Photo of krl2112
4/5  rDev +14%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of nmwhitehead
4.12/5  rDev +17.4%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.25

Photo of ImperatorScab
4.03/5  rDev +14.8%
look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Schöfferhofer Grapefruit Weizen-Mix from Binding-Brauerei AG
Beer rating: 34.6% out of 100 with 780 ratings
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