Scratch Beer 156 - 2014 (Dunkel Weisse) | Tröegs Brewing Company
Tröegs Brewing Company
Pennsylvania, United States
Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.40%
Availability: Limited (brewed once)
Notes / Commercial Description:
Dunkel Weisse is the darker version of the more common Weissbier (or Hefeweizen as we Americans call it), which is a creamy Bavarian wheat beer with pronounced clove, pepper, banana, and sometimes bubblegum flavors. (To familiarize yourself with the style, you may want to try our year-round DreamWeaver Wheat if you haven’t already.) Like a Hefeweizen, its darker counterpart is also brewed with a mash of wheat and malted barley. However, the Dunkel differs in that it also contains a variety of caramelized or roasted malts to lend a deeper, darker coloration and further malt complexity. Scratch #156 features all of the components of a classic German-style Hefeweizen overlaid with hints of toasted bread, chocolate, and roast. Prost!
Added by orangesol on 08-07-2014
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.
Ratings: 15 | Reviews: 0
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Scratch Beer 156 - 2014 (Dunkel Weisse) from Tröegs Brewing Company
Beer rating: 3.78 out of 5 with 15 ratings