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Hacker-Pschorr Hefe Weisse Naturtrüb | Hacker-Pschorr Bräu GmbH

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Hacker-Pschorr Bräu GmbH
Germany
hacker-pschorr.de

Style: Hefeweizen

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.50%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by SheepNutz on 02-24-2001

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#2,184
Reviews:
760
Ratings:
1,753
pDev:
10.76%
Bros Score:
4.25
 
 
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Photo of shamus
3.07/5  rDev -24.9%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3

Poured a cloudy gold. Some nice lace but the head disipated quickly. Smelled very nice with some floral and spicy notes but these were lost to the breadyness when actually tasted. I've had much better wheat beers than this but I would probably drink it again.

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Photo of DoctorStrangiato
3.08/5  rDev -24.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.5

Poured a 500-ml bottle into a pub glass.

Appearance - hazy orange colour with notable carbonation and good head. Big bubbles, and lingering lace.

Smell - balanced aromas of citrus, barley, caramel and hops. Hints of wood and nutmeg.

Taste - lots of different complex flavours including spicy and piney hops right at the beginning. As this subsides there is a major grainy flavour which continues right through the swallow and lingers with citrus-orange notes.

Mouthfeel - each sip is definitely an interesting effect, carbonation is substantial.

Drinkability - I'd say that the complex flavours are appreciable at first but I find the beer too active to have more than one.

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Photo of jujubeast6000
3.08/5  rDev -24.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 2 | overall: 3

Reviewed 6/27/2006 (500mL bottle):

Pours a humongous head, white, somewhat lasting, creamy looking. Yellow-orangish color, very fizzy looking. Very flowery aroma, reminiscent of a triple. Slight flowery taste. Slightly watery taste. Very light taste.

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Photo of karengarys
3.11/5  rDev -24%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

This pours coppery greenish with nice white fluffy head.

Smell is a bit faint. Bread and beer.

Taste is, to me, bland. As it should be, but nothing really sets it aside from an American macro. Maybe some malt and yeast comes through the watery taste.

Mouthfeel is good, though. Somewhat creamy.

Finish is very clean. just like water. Too much like water.

Drinkable? It would be easy to consume a hundred of these things.

Perhaps a good crossover beer, or hot day beer when you just dont feel like having water. I personally would prefer something a little more robust.

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Photo of chinchill
3.13/5  rDev -23.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Hazy golden amber with a good white head. Good lacing.
Lots of banana and vague ripe fruit in the nose.
Taste features more bready malts but still has a solid banana note, along with a bit of clove.
Rather high carbonation, but this seems appropriate for this brew. Near medium body. Crisp.

O: a solid German Weiss, but not a favored style.

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Photo of rossracing
3.13/5  rDev -23.5%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

its an ok beer not a fan of that type of beer

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Photo of ThePostmaster
3.15/5  rDev -23%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

My local store had this on sale at $8.99 for a 12 pack. This pours thick with a nice head. Smell is sweet like cotton candy. Taste is rich and creamy, not too sweet. Mouthfeel is smooth. Finishes very clean for a weisse beer. I like this and will drink it again, although it's not a great session beer.

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Photo of Reidrover
3.22/5  rDev -21.3%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Ok second Hacker beer of the night.
Have to say its a rather average looking hefe, slighly hazy orange with a large pure white frothy head.
Smell is quite pleasant ..the usual..bananas, clovestec tec.
The after the good aroma I was expecting a nice tasting German hefe..but it was quite flat..the flavours are all there but they are muted..dissapointing.
Quite average on the palate.
Its drinkable but no were near as good as the Dunkle -weissen.

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Photo of Jaguar
3.23/5  rDev -21%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 4

Amazing head on this beer. explosive.I had to pour this into a twenty ounce glass and still had to dive in nose first to keep it from ending up all over the floor. After seeing that I was expecting a hell of a hefe, but all I got was an average one,at least for a German Import. What's my gripe? It's watery. and that was enough to bring this down at least a point for me. All of the flavors of the style are present,and I like the finish, but when you take that first sip, there's a little disappointment. Personally, I'll stick with Paulaner. Having said all this, and in the interest of fairness, if this was a beer from an American micro brewery I'd be heaping praise upon it, but when you're brewing beer in Munich, you better be able to keep up with the big boys.
The drinkability of this beer is good, and it would be real welcome after a hot day mowing the lawn, but at $9.00 a six pack you won't be sucking down too many of these in your lawn chair.

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Photo of GIVEMEBACKMYSON
3.23/5  rDev -21%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 2.5

This one has the true classic wheat beer look. A thick, cloudy gold that pours a 2 finger head. Over a couple minutes, the head dissipates to lace and nothingness. This beer, besides the normal wheat cloudiness, shows a bit of what appears to be a chill haze. I think this one's been in the cooler a while.
Smells of very ripe citrus fruit, grass, bread, and mulch.
The flavor is resemblant of the aroma, as it shows the cirtus fruit in full tilt. People usually drink this with a lemon wedge, and for the life of me, I don't know what the fuck for. The lemon character is already present and accounted for. Importing more into the beer is ludicrous. After the initial lemon and bread and wheat field flavors dissipate on the swallow, a slight cloying sweetness shows in the end. This is a bit of a distraction because it doesn't quite match the other tastes and the mouthfeel. The mouthfeel is everything you look for in a weisse, but with the sweetness, seems a bit discombobulated.
Drinkability takes a hit. I could drink this beer whenever I so desired, the price is right, yet I seldom do. Part of this is style bias probably. Contrary to how many feel, I don't find wheat beers to be all that sessionable. One is great. But one is all I ever want in any particular week. And so it goes....

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Photo of Deeknow27
3.24/5  rDev -20.8%

Photo of MeisterBurger
3.24/5  rDev -20.8%
look: 4 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Pours a nice milky orange with an ample, clingy head. Aroma is subtle, musty and yeasty with clove and a hint of banana bread. The first sip is crisp, with tart lemon and a toasted grain in the middle and a dry, peppery finish. There's nice amount of yeast in there which imparts a nice clove flavor all throughout the mouth. The bananas in the aroma are even more scarce in the taste. But it all works well with the medium-to-full mouthfeel which allows a wave of flavor to hit the mouth and then slowly fade away into the ether.

It's a good beer, and there's a lot going on, but at the same time it's like it's happening too far away to really appreciate it.

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Photo of deadchef
3.24/5  rDev -20.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3

poured from a bottle into a pint glass.

a: cloudy with plenty of head. golden color.

s: typical hefe, slight clove and banana spiciness. had a slight metallic scent.

t: light biscuit. spicey finish. not sure if this 6-pack had been sitting around too long but considering where i live i wouldn't be surprised. the flavor falls flat. not what i would expect from a world class hefe.

m: lively carbonation as expected from a weiss. light, easy drinking beer.

o: i will certainly revisit this beer but i think my sixxer might not have been kept in ideal conditions before my purchase. i've had good examples of hefe's locally and this just felt 'stale'.

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Photo of mikeburd1128
3.25/5  rDev -20.5%

Photo of bbluemzbeer
3.25/5  rDev -20.5%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

The first time , I bought this beer at a local liquor store it was horrible in Southern California. I should of look at beer date before I bought it. It was old beer. The second time I taste it on tap it taste like a world class beer. The third time it suck! I do not what to rate this beer. I give it a C plus. Weihenstephaner and Franziskaner Hefe-Weisse taste great on tap and in a battle.
Appreance: hazy pale orange a white head

Smell: Aroma is a typical wheat beer.

Taste: It has great depth with spices of clove and coriander with the sweet lemons. It is very smooth and balanced malts and mild hop influence without over doing it.

Mouthfeel : Light side to medium bodied with a good, smooth, creamy feel to it. It is Awesome!

Overall: World class beer! Try it on tap do not buy old bottle at local liquor store.

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Photo of CraigTravor
3.25/5  rDev -20.5%

Photo of TeamUgly
3.25/5  rDev -20.5%

Photo of WholeLottaTricks
3.25/5  rDev -20.5%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of cbcrunch
3.25/5  rDev -20.5%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of 500MLperWeek
3.25/5  rDev -20.5%

Photo of DuffBeer14
3.25/5  rDev -20.5%

Photo of SteveJeremy
3.25/5  rDev -20.5%

Photo of BBP
3.25/5  rDev -20.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 3

A- Translucent mango colour with a very foamy head. Reminded me of desert topping.

S- Sweet malts, clove and banana, slight wheat and skunk.

T- Banana, cloves, and malt, and then a bunch more cloves.

M- Very creamy and smooth. Only felt slightly carbonated.

D- An alright beer. I think they emphasized the cloves far too much, and I think it's a big flaw. Aside from that it has some good characteristics. Won't be buying it again though.

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Photo of wieshefe17
3.25/5  rDev -20.5%

Photo of TheNakedStiletto
3.25/5  rDev -20.5%

Hacker-Pschorr Hefe Weisse Naturtrüb from Hacker-Pschorr Bräu GmbH
Beer rating: 4.09 out of 5 with 1,753 ratings
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