Erdinger Weissbier | Erdinger Weissbräu

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Erdinger WeissbierErdinger Weissbier
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Erdinger Weissbräu
Germany
erdinger.de

Style: Hefeweizen

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.60%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by stirgy on 01-03-2002

BEER STATS
Ratings:
1,948
Reviews:
791
Avg:
3.46
pDev:
14.45%
 
 
Wants:
34
Gots:
492
For Trade:
0
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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

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3.62/5  rDev +4.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

L: pours a cloudy golden color, creamy white top of head that disolves slowly.

A: weak aroma of bread,banana,yeast and spices.

T&F: Follows the nose inn many aspects, sweet banana with sightly bready inn the back. Inn the middle it gets more dry with a slight hint off spices. Not the longest aftertaste on this one , but the mouthfeel are both crisp,creamy and refreshing and it gets down quite easy. The high carbonation suits this beer pretty good for the mouthfeel.

O: An easydriking and good enough hefeweizen. But gets a little to ordinary and standard compared to a lot of other german hefeweizen.

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3.73/5  rDev +7.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

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look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

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look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Serving: Bottle
Best before: Sep-2017


Pours an evenly hazy glowing gold with three fingers and more of creamy beige puff. Takes a while to settle, good retention, barely any lacing. The aroma is spiced bread with some banana behind. The flavor is standard hefeweizen follows the nose. The whole beer is a unified experience. Soft, drinkable, well-balanced, liquid bread substantiveness. Generally a great all-around beer. I prefer others to this one but it is still a great example of a wheat beer. Worth a try.

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2.55/5  rDev -26.3%
look: 4 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 2 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

So lets try this “true classic of Bavarian wheat beer culture”, as stated on their own website!

They say that it really should be drank from a Weizen glass for proper usage, but hell I can only go on what I have…….a normal glass stein, but its good enough for me.

Also, I must say I do love the logo of the company. Really colourful with the wheat symbol surrounded by striking red and blue colours spelling out the name of Erdinger Weissbier.

On pour there is a good bit of carbonation, noisy bubbles resulting in a pretty big decent sized frothy head. Vibrant and alive!
A very pale golden colour.

Turns a bit hazy looking after a while.

Head reduces in size but retains a little bit

Got a lot in the bottle, a lot of bang for the buck!

Faint smell, of yeast, not much to smell, uninspiring

On taste, got a really refreshing nice big mouthful, creamy and smooth. A nice start

Big nice mouthfuls, but no real distinct tastes, creamy, but not bad

Smooth and crisp enough to saviour, and nice for a weissbier. Nice, I liked it

Wouldn’t say there is a whole lot of taste.

Can’t really feel the alcohol
Tastes of light malt. Light malt, some fruits and of course the wheat

Liked it a lot, nice, very easy to drink, not much taste, but filling, and quite smooth. Overall this isn’t a bad beer, but perhaps a bit boring for the style and not enough strong standout flavours to satisfy the Weissbier fans………

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Erdinger Weissbier from Erdinger Weissbräu
3.46 out of 5 based on 1,948 ratings.
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