Widmer Hefeweizen | Widmer Brothers Brewing Company

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Widmer HefeweizenWidmer Hefeweizen
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Widmer Brothers Brewing Company
Oregon, United States
widmer.com

Style: Hefeweizen

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.90%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
availability: year-round
bitterness: 30 IBU
alcohol by volume: 4.9%
original gravity: 11.75° PLATO

malts:
Pale, Munich, Wheat, Caramel 40L

hops:
Bittering: Alchemy
Aroma: Willamette, Cascade

Added by Todd on 07-17-1999

BEER STATS
Ratings:
2,118
Reviews:
803
Avg:
3.25
pDev:
17.23%
 
 
Wants:
38
Gots:
352
For Trade:
1
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look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Widmer, another Hefeweizen i've had on tap, trying it in the bottle for the first time.

A: Excellent golden amber color with a fingers worth of head. Dissipates to light lacing around the edges with patches of lace all around.

S: Wheats and grain on the nose with a bit of citrus. Catching some bready yeast scents as well towards the end but they are very faint.

T: Nice wheat and corn flavoring. Can taste the maltyness and grain as you could catch with the nose earlier. Citrus flavors are def. noticeable but the usual spice notes are very very faint towards the end.

M: Light carbonation works well with the flavors. Smooth and creamy feeling left on the palette on the aftertaste.

O: Not bad a bad Hefe, but i'm used to more fruit flavors and spice. This is a great beer for those looking to get into this style of beer. Much better had on tap though.

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Widmer Hefeweizen from Widmer Brothers Brewing Company
3.25 out of 5 based on 2,118 ratings.
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