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 3890) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV Ratings > Score
Summertime WheatRahr & Sons Brewing Company5.201333.56
Licher HefeweizenLicher Privatbrauerei5.401333.75
Edelweiss HefetrubHofbräu Kaltenhausen (Brau Union)5.501333.66
Long DayzBerkshire Brewing Company Inc.4.701253.62
Leavenworth Whistling Pig Wheat AleFish Brewing Company / Fishbowl Brewpub4.001233.23
Schneider George Schneider's Wiesen Edel-WeisseWeisses Bräuhaus G. Schneider & Sohn GmbH6.201223.97
Erdinger SchneeweisseErdinger Weissbräu5.601223.56
Windansea Wheat HefeweizenKarl Strauss Brewing Company5.101213.67
Frankenmuth HefeweizenFrankenmuth Brewery5.201163.64
Weissenheimer HefeweizenDESTIHL Brewery5.201153.62
Highwater HefeweizenNeshaminy Creek Brewing Company5.201153.71
Mahr's WeisseMahr's Bräu4.901153.65
Short's Snow WheatShort's Brewing Company5.201133.57
Franconia WheatFranconia Brewing Company4.801133.67
SpinnakerRising Tide Brewing Company4.501123.65
Horny Goat Laka LakaHorny Goat Brewing Co.5.101113.07
Old World HefeweizenBootlegger's Brewery5.001113.64
Hirsch Bavarian-Weissbier HefeweisseDer HirschBrau/Privatbrauerei Höss4.701093.93
Irish WheatGuinness Ltd.5.301093.72
Rockfish WheatBlue Mountain Brewery5.401083.61
El Jefe Weizen AleHale's Ales Brewery & Pub4.501073.6
Red Brick Dog Days AleRed Brick Brewing Company4.101063.32
Wild Frog Wheat AleHoppin' Frog Brewery6.001043.64
Washout WheatHoly City Brewing5.301033.77
HefeweizenFour Peaks Brewing Company - 8th Street Brewery5.501023.61
Monkey BoyEast End Brewing Company4.801003.83
Plank Bavarian HefeweizenBrauerei Michael Plank5.20993.84
Harvest HefeweizenBJ's Restaurant & Brewhouse4.90993.33
Moosbacher WeissbierPrivate Landbrauerei Scheuerer5.00993.61
Miami Weiss Hefeweizen-Style AleMIA Beer Co.5.80983.85
Arbor Brewing Bavarian BlissArbor Brewing Company5.60973.46
Sommer ViceSteel Toe Brewing5.00963.64
Drake's Hefe-weizenDrake's Brewing Co.4.90963.52
HefeweizenCambridge Brewing Company5.75934.02
Schwelmer WeizenPrivatbrauerei Schwelm5.20923.97
Sunny HazeMother Earth Brewing5.00883.72
Série Signature - HopfenweisseLes Trois Mousquetaires6.00863.88
Saphir WeissMahr's Bräu5.60863.87
Original Oettinger HefeweissbierOettinger International Getränke-Vertriebs GmbH4.90853.61
Bavarian Style HefeweizenBlack Market Brewing Co.5.00843.76
Presidio La BahiaGoliad Brewing Company5.50833.67
Stiegl Weisse NaturtrübStieglbrauerei zu Salzburg GmbH5.10823.66
Crop Circle WheatGreat Dane Pub & Brewing Company (Downtown) ? 813.83
Erdinger ChampErdinger Weissbräu4.70813.11
Straight-Up HefeweizenBerghoff Brewery5.20803.31
Classic Hefe-WeizenPedernales Brewing Company5.20803.57
Big Bend HefeweizenBig Bend Brewing Co.5.60793.73
El Jefe HefeweizenJ. Wakefield Brewing5.50793.92
Primátor WeizenbierPivovar Náchod a.s.5.00793.82
Hofbräu Hefe WeizenHofbräuhaus Pittsburgh5.40783.99
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