Schneider Weisse Tap 6 Unser Aventinus | Weisses Bräuhaus G. Schneider & Sohn GmbH

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4.33/5
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4,550 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Weisses Bräuhaus G. Schneider & Sohn GmbH
Germany
schneider-weisse.de

Style: Weizenbock

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.20%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Formerly Schneider Aventinus.

Added by BeerAdvocate on 02-01-2001

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#401
Reviews:
2,161
Ratings:
4,550
pDev:
9.7%
Bros Score:
4.27
 
 
Wants:
341
Gots:
622
Trade:
5
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Ratings: 4,550 |  Reviews: 2,161
Photo of MattD93
4.49/5  rDev +3.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Vetbidder
4.28/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Deep colored beer with a nice head. Really pretty look to this brew. The Scent is bready malt and slight banana, very much like their hefeweizen. My first impression is that this is a really smooth beer for this high of an alcohol content. Bread, banana, clove and alcohol all play a part in the flavor mix. Decently carbonated and creamy mouthfeel. Good beer here.

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Photo of socon67
4.26/5  rDev -1.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Curt3
4.8/5  rDev +10.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.75

Photo of DispyDnb
3.99/5  rDev -7.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of DerwinWentworth
2.75/5  rDev -36.5%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

Photo of beaulabauve
3.98/5  rDev -8.1%
look: 2.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Photo of rossracing
4.09/5  rDev -5.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Radcpa
4.27/5  rDev -1.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Dark amber appearance with one finger tan head that desipates quickly. Sweet fruity aroma with some carbination. Taste is a very smooth sweet and fruity.

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Photo of risenz
4.19/5  rDev -3.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Jaker07
3.8/5  rDev -12.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Theaumas
4.71/5  rDev +8.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Nice dark strong ale. Similar to a chimney red

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Photo of EmperorBevis
4.11/5  rDev -5.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Bottled and drank in Mort Subite Altrincham
Pours a mid brown body with huge foaming off white head
Smells like cloves and cinnamon
Flavour is brown sugar

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Photo of FBarber
4.5/5  rDev +3.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Pours a rusty copper color. Hazy and mostly opaque. Pillowy off-white head dissipates leaving a thin spotty layer of foam thicker around the outer ring. Not much sticky lacing is left behind on the glass.

Smell has notes of golden wheat, peppery yeast, red wine grapes, apple, and clove.

Taste follows the nose with an overarching wheat flavor throughout the beer. Hints of red wine grapes, apple, and dark fruits are present in the flavor. The flavor is really where you get that more traditional doppelbock flavor coming through. Hops are very mild and more earthy in character - more complimentary. Tad bready on the finish.

Feel is medium bodied, yet very drinkable. Medium slightly prickly carbonation. Dry finish builds up leaving the mouth feeling pretty dry.

Overall a wonderful weizenbock - one of, if not, the best example of the style. Also, just a wonderfully crafted beer regardless of the style. A must try for any fan of good beer.

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Photo of Satorn
5/5  rDev +15.5%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Photo of solarthief
4.59/5  rDev +6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of StoutElk_92
4.64/5  rDev +7.2%
look: 5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

16.9 oz. bottle

Pours rusty copper amber reddish-orange brown with a large, dense, creamy khaki colored foam head. Smells like big red and black grapes, some plum, red apple, toasted bready malts, wheat, caramel, molasses, brown sugar, chocolate, banana, pear, apricot, clove spice, with mild earthy grassy herbal pine. Tastes like apples, pear, apricot, banana, dark grapes, plum, toasted bready malts, wheat, caramel, molasses, brown sugar, chocolate, clove spice, with earthy grassy herbal pine. Feels medium bodied, thick and creamy with moderate carbonation. Overall a really great weizenbock.

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Photo of Dromines78
3.97/5  rDev -8.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Pro_Magnon
4.12/5  rDev -4.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of matuto
4.48/5  rDev +3.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of kkmiller76
4.16/5  rDev -3.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of barnzy78
4.24/5  rDev -2.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

pint bottle, shared with my father-in-law who loves all things German. I've had this many times, but surprisingly never gave it an official review.
A - opaque brown colored body with a foamy tan head
S - caramel and bready malt, banana, yeast, clove
T - doppelbock meets hefeweizen; notes of caramel, toffee, bread crust, a bit of dark fruits along with yeast, clove and banana esters, faint lemon, and earthy hops
M - fuller body, very creamy and smooth, alcohol is warming but not overly strong, finishes sweet with clove and earthy hops lingering
O - classic representation of the Weizenbock style. A true winner to recommend to anyone.

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Photo of BethanyB
3.89/5  rDev -10.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

The white head is thin, but makes a stubborn attempt at leaving lace. The ruby tinged body is an opaque brown ombré. The aroma is impactful. Apricot marmalade, a slight fringe of caramelized brown sugar, and some oaky orchards of golden apples. A high level of carbonation lightens and brightens the flavor, which would otherwise be much darker than the scent would have one believe. Brown sugar, plums, and dark cherries are balanced by sweet green pears and golden apples. Some lightly smoked cloves weave their way through the layers, rounding out the beer's signature refined complexity. The medium-light mouthfeel defies the higher ABV, and alcohol warming is undetectable. Not mind-blowing, perhaps, but a solid, traditional take on this fine, age-old style.

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Photo of VoxRationis
4.31/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Rich_K
4.58/5  rDev +5.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Schneider Weisse Tap 6 Unser Aventinus from Weisses Bräuhaus G. Schneider & Sohn GmbH
Beer rating: 4.33 out of 5 with 4,550 ratings
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