Uprisin Hefeweizen | Hi-Wire Brewing

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Hi-Wire Brewing
North Carolina, United States
hiwirebrewing.com

Style: Hefeweizen

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.00%

Availability: Summer

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Added by jhartley on 07-24-2014

BEER STATS
Ratings:
41
Reviews:
4
Avg:
3.63
pDev:
7.99%
 
 
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0
Gots:
7
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Ratings: 41 |  Reviews: 4
Photo of rarigney
3.54/5  rDev -2.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Lukass
3.82/5  rDev +5.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of ItsBeer4Me
3.71/5  rDev +2.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of dbrauneis
3.73/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Zach136
4.09/5  rDev +12.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of schoolboy
3.88/5  rDev +6.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

This wheat beer isn't ashamed to give you a lot of wheat beer taste.

It opens pale and thin looking. The head eventually dissipates to nothing. The aroma is weak but appropriate wheat beer smell.

The taste is strong, grainy, and malty. It lingers nicely and does not leave you - it stands up better to food than usual for this style.

Recommended.

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Photo of AJmon13
3.47/5  rDev -4.4%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of buckyp
3.5/5  rDev -3.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of atrocity
3/5  rDev -17.4%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of Shreyas
3.42/5  rDev -5.8%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Photo of chrisroarshack
3.75/5  rDev +3.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of mntlover
3.56/5  rDev -1.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Pours a pale dull yellow only slightly hazy, not murky like a good yeasty German Hefe. Small white head falls quick to a ring only light lace.

Aroma is wheat malts some banana, more lemon grass backed by some spice mostly clove some light pepper.

Taste is mostly like the nose good wheat notes, some tartness that comes through with a burst of carbonation. Lemon grass and spice clover lightly peppery with some light banana in the finish.

Mouthfeel is approaching medium with a burst of carbonation in the middle.

Overall not bad for an American attempt, but really prefer deep murky, yeasty German ones.

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Photo of BigDaddyJohn
4.29/5  rDev +18.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

Photo of RochefortChris
3/5  rDev -17.4%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of RedWeizen83
3.5/5  rDev -3.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

This is an average beer, but good!

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Photo of DrMindbender
3.83/5  rDev +5.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of zbodnar1
4/5  rDev +10.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of KingEdward
4.1/5  rDev +12.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of williamjbauer
3.35/5  rDev -7.7%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of xJMFCx
3.46/5  rDev -4.7%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of brotherloco
3/5  rDev -17.4%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of bcsbeer
3.91/5  rDev +7.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of NCMatt
3.58/5  rDev -1.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Kegatron
3.75/5  rDev +3.3%

Photo of stakem
3.65/5  rDev +0.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Thanks wishuwerebeer for sharing this growler with me. Poured into a snifter, it appears a clear golden yellow color with a white cap that is quick to fade.

The smell includes notes of clove and pear with a little herbal to peppery spice aspect that gets a little grassy. Overall not bad smelling.

The taste includes clove, peppery spice and some grassy herbal hop aspect. Some mild pear and bubblegum is also detected. This brew is all about the yeast influence and I enjoy it.

This is a light bodied brew with a light amount of carbonation. This is some pretty nice stuff. I think it might have lost some of its spark by being seved in a gowler and having all the yeast drop out of suspension but otherwise this was good per style.

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Uprisin Hefeweizen from Hi-Wire Brewing
3.63 out of 5 based on 41 ratings.
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