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Thumbprint Berliner Weiss | New Glarus Brewing Company

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4.17/5
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1,463 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
New Glarus Brewing Company
Wisconsin, United States
newglarusbrewing.com

Style: Berliner Weissbier

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 3.00%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by badbeer on 06-30-2008

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#1,327
Reviews:
398
Ratings:
1,463
pDev:
8.87%
Bros Score:
4.35
 
 
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319
Gots:
162
Trade:
17
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Ratings: 1,463 |  Reviews: 398
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5/5  rDev +19.9%

Photo of john_galt
1.44/5  rDev -65.5%
look: 2.25 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 1

It is a sour, very carbonated, very pale beer. It is sold in 4 packs as a special, premium beer.

For me Hacker Pschorr is how a weiss beer should be. I've tried many, many weiss beers, it's one of the great things in summer. I couldn't drink this.

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Photo of Wayne17
4/5  rDev -4.1%

Photo of TooGood
3.5/5  rDev -16.1%

Photo of tempest
4.29/5  rDev +2.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Got a bottle from a friend, and I'm very grateful. This is among the best berliner weiss ales, domestic or import, I've tried. The aroma has a tart orange and raspberry character with hints of vanilla and cream. The flavor expands with grainy oak barrel touches that join the vanilla with sharp, acidic white grapes. This is a subtle, but crisp beer with an impressive depth of flavor and a wonderfully balanced sour tang to the light, bready sweetness. Find this beer.

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Photo of raulazzer
4.25/5  rDev +1.9%

Photo of NickyPogs
4/5  rDev -4.1%

Photo of Paccamacca
4.25/5  rDev +1.9%

Photo of Flight317
4.25/5  rDev +1.9%

Photo of PMDERO
4/5  rDev -4.1%

Photo of StlHopHead77
4.25/5  rDev +1.9%

Photo of jburns301
4/5  rDev -4.1%

Photo of mrchrisray
4.5/5  rDev +7.9%

Photo of IronTom
4.5/5  rDev +7.9%

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4/5  rDev -4.1%

Photo of JamesShoemaker
4/5  rDev -4.1%

Photo of garymuchow
4.25/5  rDev +1.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Huge head even in a wheat glass. Cloudy yellow and very white cap. Lots of lacing and rocky settling.
Quite tart in aroma and definitely more than most. It's almost striking, and moves towards a little funk (lactic and Brett). Some wheat sharpness and a prickliness that is fun.
Smoother and less sharp in the taste. Nice fruit flavor and smooth wheat taste. Sourness is toned down here too.
Light and dry.
Wow, this is quite nice. Complex, esp. in the aroma, but the flavor are very good too. And, an easy drinker. Perfect for humidity.

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4.75/5  rDev +13.9%

Photo of pmccallum86
5/5  rDev +19.9%

Photo of GeauxSioux
4.5/5  rDev +7.9%

Photo of JayCheG
4.25/5  rDev +1.9%

Photo of ThreeTens
4.5/5  rDev +7.9%

Photo of MrPlayboy
5/5  rDev +19.9%

Photo of chrishickman
4.5/5  rDev +7.9%

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4.5/5  rDev +7.9%

Thumbprint Berliner Weiss from New Glarus Brewing Company
Beer rating: 4.17 out of 5 with 1,463 ratings
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