Hefeweizen

Description:
A south German style of wheat beer (weissbier) made with a typical ratio of 50:50, or even higher, wheat. A yeast that produces a unique phenolic flavors of banana and cloves with an often dry and tart edge, some spiciness, bubblegum or notes of apples. Little hop bitterness, and a moderate level of alcohol. The "Hefe" prefix means "with yeast", hence the beers unfiltered and cloudy appearance. Poured into a traditional Weizen glass, the Hefeweizen can be one sexy looking beer.

Often served with a lemon wedge (popularized by Americans), to either cut the wheat or yeast edge, which many either find to be a flavorful snap ... or an insult and something that damages the beer's taste and head retention.

Average alcohol by volume (abv) range: 4.0-7.0%   [ ? ] 

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Style Examples - 101 to 150 (out of 3460) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV Avg Ratings > Bros
Licher HefeweizenLicher Privatbrauerei5.403.73127-
Summertime WheatRahr & Sons Brewing Company5.203.63126-
Long DayzBerkshire Brewing Company Inc.4.703.6212481
Windansea Wheat HefeweizenKarl Strauss Brewing Company5.103.5512179
Schneider George Schneider's Wiesen Edel-WeisseWeisses Bräuhaus G. Schneider & Sohn GmbH6.204.01119-
Leavenworth Whistling Pig Wheat AleFish Brewing Company / Fishbowl Brewpub4.003.17119-
Erdinger SchneeweisseErdinger Weissbräu5.603.52119-
Hacker-Pschorr Hefe WeisseHacker-Pschorr Bräu GmbH5.503.83119-
Frankenmuth HefeweizenFrankenmuth Brewery5.203.6311677
Mahr's WeisseMahrs-Bräu4.903.6611483
Short's Snow WheatShort's Brewing Company5.203.58113-
Franconia WheatFranconia Brewing Company4.803.77110-
Old World HefeweizenBootlegger's Brewery5.003.62110-
Hirsch Bavarian-Weissbier HefeweisseDer HirschBrau/Privatbrauerei Höss4.703.9109100
SpinnakerRising Tide Brewing Company4.503.62109-
Red Brick Dog Days AleRed Brick Brewing Company4.103.36106-
Horny Goat Laka LakaHorny Goat Brewing Co.5.103.1106-
Rockfish WheatBlue Mountain Brewery5.403.71106-
El Jefe Weizen AleHale's Ales Brewery & Pub4.503.5710490
Wild Frog Wheat AleHoppin' Frog Brewery6.003.6610490
HefeweizenFour Peaks Brewing Company - 8th Street Brewery5.503.67102-
Monkey BoyEast End Brewing Company4.803.98101-
Plank Bavarian HefeweizenBrauerei Michael Plank5.203.859990
Moosbacher WeissbierPrivate Landbrauerei Scheuerer5.003.5798-
Arbor Brewing Bavarian BlissArbor Brewing Company5.603.4397-
Washout WheatHoly City Brewing5.303.7797-
Weissenheimer HefeweizenDESTIHL Brewery5.203.696-
Sommer ViceSteel Toe Brewing5.003.7595-
Harvest HefeweizenBJ's Restaurant & Brewhouse4.903.2994-
HefeweizenCambridge Brewing Company5.754.089393
Schwelmer WeizenPrivatbrauerei Schwelm5.204.029299
Sunny HazeMother Earth Brewing5.003.728894
Drake's Hefe-weizenDrake's Brewing Co.4.903.5288-
Série Signature - HopfenweisseLes Trois Mousquetaires6.003.9784-
Bavarian Style HefeweizenBlack Market Brewing Co.5.003.7282-
Original Oettinger HefeweissbierOettinger International Getränke-Vertriebs GmbH4.903.5881-
Presidio La BahiaGoliad Brewing Company5.503.9180-
Classic Hefe-WeizenPedernales Brewing Company5.203.2580-
Erdinger ChampErdinger Weissbräu4.703.0980-
Crop Circle WheatGreat Dane Pub & Brewing Company (Downtown) ? 3.9679-
Straight-Up HefeweizenBerghoff Brewery5.203.377985
Mahr's Saphir WeissMahrs-Bräu5.603.9378-
Stiegl Weisse NaturtrübStieglbrauerei zu Salzburg GmbH5.103.6976-
Kirkland Signature HefeweizenKirkland Signature / Costco Wholesale Corporation5.503.0176-
Hofbräu Hefe WeizenHofbräuhaus Pittsburgh5.404.0875-
Primátor WeizenbierPivovar Náchod a.s.5.003.9273-
Ginga Kogen WeizenGinga Kogen Beer5.003.773-
Hefe ShandyWidmer Brothers Brewing Company4.203.5472-
Big Bend HefeweizenBig Bend Brewing Co.5.603.6672-
HefeweizenSebago Brewing Company4.403.6672-
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