Schneider Weisse Tap 7 Unser Original
Weisses Bräuhaus G. Schneider & Sohn GmbH

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German Hefeweizen
Ranked #19
Ranked #6,308
4 | pDev: 10.75%
Weisses Bräuhaus G. Schneider & Sohn GmbH
Very Good
Schneider Weisse Tap 7 Unser OriginalSchneider Weisse Tap 7 Unser Original
Notes: Formerly Schneider Weisse Original.
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Photo of drdiesel9483
3.85/5  rDev -3.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Look - light brown slight head slight haze
Smell - mostly banana slite clove
Taste - a lot like the scent for the most part
Feel - medium body light carb
Overall - good beer

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Photo of FBarber
3.78/5  rDev -5.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Pours a dark orange-brown color. Huge pillowy white head collapses slowly but steadily for a moment before tailing off and leaving a good inch of foam on top of the beer.

Aroma has notes of nutmeg and clove, kind of a spiced bread character. I’m not getting much if any banana or anything in that vein. Some wheat malt notes come through.

Taste follows the nose with muddled notes of nutmeg, clove, pepper, minerals, and a spicy yeasty note. Kind of acidic on the finish with a quick wrap up of the flavors. Can’t shake the sense of a certain wateriness to the flavor profile - I can only compare it to tea - you get that watery note but it’s not “weak”.

Feel is medium to full bodied, with a prickly vibrant carbonation.

Overall, I have to be honest I was disappointed in this. I’ll need to revisit it again at some point, but I had high hopes and it just didn’t do it for me. The flavor was just off from what I want from the style.

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Photo of Lanas
4.06/5  rDev +1.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

This beer is almost the same with "Paulaner blondie" but with more fruity taste.. It has very fresh taste and it can't disappoint you.. And it is very rich like a beer..
Overall very good and safe choice to drink that beer in some place.. The only bad is, i can't drink over than one beer of it because i feel bloated in my stomach...

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Photo of MonDak_Joe1953
4.01/5  rDev +0.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

500ml bottle. Bottling date stamped on label is '270319'.
Cloudy, medium to dark amber colored body. Multi finger off white head, which stays around as a soft pillow.
Aroma is phenolic cloves, banana, pencil eraser, bubble gum, and wheat malt. Minimal hop spice.
Taste is banana, citrus, cloves, bubble gum and tangy wheat malt. No so much with definite hop contribution.
Medium plus mouth feel, and very comfortable in the mouth. Very good carbonation support.
Tremendously easy to drink, with very pleasant mouth feel. The banana is not so strong here, more with the cloves and bubble gum, and the wheat malt. Quite refreshing.

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Photo of octortus
4.16/5  rDev +4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

500 mL Bottle. ABV 5.4%
Appearance: Orange/Copper, One finger of beige head, Streaming carbonation, Clear.
Aroma: Banana, Clove, Bubblegum, Bready wheat malt.
Mouthfeel: Under medium body, Nice carbonation, Crisp, Off-dry finish.
Flavour: Bubblegum, Banana, Wheat, Slight citrus, Balanced and fairly complex, Slight hops on finish, Unripe banana on finish.

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Photo of VABA
4/5  rDev 0%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A-Pours a hazy amber color with a slight head and lacing
A-Aroma had wheat, spices and herbal hints
T-The taste follows the nose with a wheat, spices and herbal flavor
M-A light bodied moderately carbonated beer
O-A good Hefeweizen

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Photo of ifnkovhg
3.92/5  rDev -2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

This is a weird-looking Hefe. It pours with a typical head for the style -- 3-4 fingers, off-white and velvety. The foam dissipates rather quickly. The beer itself is quite dark. As in Marzen dark. Kind of off-putting.

The smell is phenolic with cloves and faint cinnamon.

The taste is citrusy, like an orange. There's some wheat there but the citrus really dominates. A lot of reviewers are picking up banana notes, but I'm not getting any.

Mouthfeel is standard for a Hefe. Medium body.

This is definitely a beer worth checking out. Not my favorite take on the style, but I could see myself buying this again.

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Photo of barnzy78
4/5  rDev 0%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

500mL bottle, pours darker than expected- copper colored and cloudy with a tall and creamy off-white head. Aroma is traditional hefe with scents of banana, clove, wheat, lemon, and bubblegum. Flavors match aroma, but seems overly sweet. Lighter body, higher carbonation, balanced finish. This is good overall, but I prefer some other German brewed ones more than this one.

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Photo of Thomas_Wikman
3.89/5  rDev -2.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

This is a great fairly strong flavored Hefeweizen

Look: murky amber / reddish brown with a finger thick creamy white head

Aroma: wheat biscuit, yeast, banana

Taste: The flavor is wheat-sourdough, yeast, strong banana, mild sweetness, it is very good.

Body/Overall: light to medium body

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Photo of Beersnake1
4.1/5  rDev +2.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured from fridge temp into tall Schneider Weisse glass. Pours a nice semi-transparent orange with surprisingly little head. Nose is orange, wheat, caramel, bread. Taste is super nice. I love the toffee notes that come through on almost all of the Schneider Weisse beers. It's a bit of a toffee candy taste. Some bread, oak, raisin, and wheat. Really nice overall.

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Photo of elnachooo
3.5/5  rDev -12.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Cerveza dorada con un dedo de espuma que dura poco tiempo. Carbonatación y cuerpo medio. Aroma a malta, caramelo y banana. En boca es agradable, afrutada con un parte levemente cítrica.

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Photo of hman43
4.25/5  rDev +6.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Look: It pours cloudy amber with a full white head.

Smell: It has a balanced banana and clove aroma. It also has some doughy wheat aroma. There is also a faint bubble gum aroma in the background.

Taste: The taste has a strong banana character with doughy wheat and clove in support.

Feel: It has a moderately full body with a sweet finish. The bananas and doughy wheat stand out in the finish.

Overall, a very good beer with balanced aromas and a bit on the banana side in the taste.

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Photo of HorseheadsHophead
3.59/5  rDev -10.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Cloudy, translucent light brown in appearance, with a creamy off white head. Good retention.
The nose is pink bubblegum, banana bread, cooked sweet red apple, and hay.
The flavor is banana bread, pink bubblegum, cooked sweet red apple, pear, and hay.
The mouthfeel is creamy, well-carbonated, smooth, medium-plus upfront and then slightly thin on the finish. Lightly sweet upfront but finishes lightly dry.
It's a decent Hefeweizen. Not bad but not one of my favorites.

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Photo of mothmanscott
3.96/5  rDev -1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

From notes 4/22/12: Pours hazy orange brown with 1+ inch of rapidly dissipating, frothy, eggshell head that leaves no lacing. Aroma: wheat, pale malt, clove and a hint of banana. Taste is wheat, bread, banana and clove with a little fruitiness. Dry with a light biting finish.

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Photo of Kubishark
3.77/5  rDev -5.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Darker than expected, a coppery brown color. Has a mild, sweet flavor, really getting the banana flavor from this one. Overall this is very good but not life changing.

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Photo of Alexc11
4.02/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Cloudy orange/brown color with generous, yeasty lace. Fruity (mostly banana), bread aromas and overtones. Medium carbonation, low bitterness, hint of spiciness but an overall great feel and taste. There's a lot going on here and it all smoothly balances off nicely.

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Photo of constantine_272
3.97/5  rDev -0.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

Light brown color with decent carbonation but lower head and low lacing. Smelsst sweet and malty with just a little bread yeast. Taste is similar with honey sweetness and dark bread notes but with liggt hints of banana fruityness. Light mellow body with just barely enough bittering to balance the sweetness. Great balance of rye bread and mellow drinkabilaty. As a whole, this beer is better than the sum of it's parts, which is the Hallmark of a perfected beer recipe.

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Photo of EmperorBevis
4/5  rDev 0%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

drank on draught from the the tall glasses at Costello's in Altrincham
Bevis Maun is drinking a Schneider Weisse Original (TAP7) by Schneider Weisse G. Schneider & Sohn

quite a substantial bodied beer with the usual wheaty qualities and mild spice in the way of clove but the fruit hints at berry

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Photo of Spike
3.87/5  rDev -3.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

500ml bottle. Hazy, orange/brown colour with a long-lived, fluffy, off-white head and arcs of lacing. Smells distinctly of banana & bubblegum. Malt to the fore with bubblegum and yeast flavours in the background. Medium/light body with soft mouthfeel despite the high carbonation. Finish is just a tad thin. A flavourful, smooth, easy-drinking, moderately dark, wheat beer.

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Photo of Brian_H8
3.65/5  rDev -8.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

I love this hefeweizen, it is my favorite German wheat beer. It has a nice feel, aroma and the complex flavors are the embodiment of what a proper hefeweizen should be. I have trouble limiting my consumption of this beer.

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Photo of HoppingMadMonk
3.99/5  rDev -0.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Aroma of banana, cloves,malt, yeasty banana bread. Taste was more subdued then the aroma but banana and cloves came out first. Not sweet, almost a little dry but overall a very good beer

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Photo of puck1225
4.09/5  rDev +2.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Poured from a bottle into a tulip glass. Beautiful fluffy white head with great lacing atop a slightly cloudy brownish body. Pleasant clove smell. Taste of clove, cinnamon, some banana. Very nice beer!

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Photo of BrodyGaston
4.03/5  rDev +0.8%
look: 2 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

The pour into an 8 oz. glass was cloudy and it settled into a dark blonde - not so appetizing in appearance. But the smell was nice, almost like a smoked beer smell. The taste was fruity, and complex enough to taste different things in different sips. Ugly packaging, but it's what I usually expect from German beers - along with high quality. Very good.

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Photo of SLeffler27
3.61/5  rDev -9.8%
look: 4.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Builds a two-inch, dense, creamy, off-white head that settles to one inch for the duration. The murky amber beer rates an SRM of 8-9. A coating of fine lace is deposited on the inside of a Spaten dimpled mug.

Rich caramel is pronounced over banana bread and light clovers. A sweet, yeasty dough is punctuated by faint molasses.

The flavor starts out with wheat bread and caramel, and is quite yeasty. Banana and clover may as well be absent in this simple flavor profile. Warmth presents a hint of gingerbread. The finish is long and tanic.

A medium body with modest carbonation and woolly texture. Alcohol is absent, while the finish is dry, leaving a cotton sensation.

While this is a fine drinking beer, its modest character makes it more well suited as a background beverage for casual conversation or, better yet, a boisterous evening.

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Photo of Nass
2.34/5  rDev -41.5%
look: 2.25 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.25

This is one of the strangest German hefeweizens that I had thus far. It taste more like a dunkelweizen gone wrong. This is a terrible beer in the style, only an asinine fool would like this beer. Cheers! C-

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Schneider Weisse Tap 7 Unser Original from Weisses Bräuhaus G. Schneider & Sohn GmbH
Beer rating: 89 out of 100 with 1855 ratings