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 - 51 to 100 (out of 3633) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV Avg Ratings > Bros
Baltika #8 WheatBaltika Breweries5.003.5535960
Schneider Weisse Tap 1 Mein BlondesWeisses Bräuhaus G. Schneider & Sohn GmbH4.904.1234196
No Limits HefeweizenTwo Roads Brewing Company5.003.6634088
Saranac HefeweizenMatt Brewing Company / Saranac Brewery5.603.4829585
Hefe WeissSprecher Brewing Company4.203.6628890
Wisconsinite Summer Weiss BeerLakefront Brewery, Inc.4.203.6828477
EOS HefeweizenNebraska Brewing Company5.203.87280-
Hitachino Nest WeizenKiuchi Brewery5.003.7427587
Ettaler Benediktiner WeizenKlosterbrauerei Ettal / Ettaler Klosterbetriebe GmbH5.403.75271-
Slumbrew Happy SolSomerville Brewing Company (Slumbrew)5.503.72263-
SchnickelfritzUrban Chestnut Brewing Company - Midtown Brewery & Biergarten4.803.84253-
Krombacher WeizenKrombacher Brauerei5.303.51249-
Stoudts Heifer-in-WheatStoudts Brewing Co.5.003.74247-
Haystack WheatLeft Hand Brewing Company5.003.64240-
El Hefe SpeaksDC Brau Brewing Co.5.203.63240-
SunspotGreenbush Brewing Company6.003.62217-
Flensburger WeizenFlensburger Brauerei GmbH Und Co. KG5.103.6121590
Day Of The Dead Beer (Cerveza De Los Muertos) Immortal BelovedCerveceria Mexicana S.A. De C.V.5.503.27210-
Mission St. HefeweizenSteinhaus Brewing Co.4.703.58210-
Hacker-Pschorr SternweisseHacker-Pschorr Bräu GmbH5.503.8120786
Howling Wolf Weisse BierGrand Teton Brewing Co.5.003.61203-
ÜnshadowedAle Asylum6.003.58202-
HefeweizenGolden Road Brewing4.603.56195-
UrweisseErdinger Weissbräu4.903.74192-
Mission HefeweizenMission Brewery5.003.37191-
Summit Hefe WeizenSummit Brewing Company4.903.66187-
König Ludwig Weissbier HellKaltenberg International / König Ludwig International GmbH & Co.KG5.503.8618585
A Slice Of HefenLa Cumbre Brewing Co.5.404.0518389
El HefeNo Label Brewing Company5.503.44182-
Schell's HefeweizenAugust Schell Brewing Company4.753.86174-
FurthNight Shift Brewing5.503.91170-
Hopf Helle WeisseWeissbierbrauerei Hopf5.303.74170-
Michelob Bavarian Style WheatAnheuser-Busch5.203.4616886
Edelweiss Weissbier HefetrübHofbräu Kaltenhausen (Brau Union)5.504.07167100
Hey Day HefeweizenGranville Island Brewery5.003.55165-
Weltenburger Hefe-Weissbier HellKlosterbrauerei Weltenburg5.403.68165-
Goggle Fogger Hefe WeizenFat Head's Brewery & Saloon5.004.02165-
Ginger In The Rye (Rye Munich Weizen)Short's Brewing Company7.853.7816383
Valentins WeißbierPark & Bellheimer AG5.303.6216284
HefeweizenSanTan Brewing Co.5.003.6816090
Muskoka Summer WeissMuskoka Brewery5.003.89159-
Augustiner Bräu WeissbierAugustiner-Bräu Wagner KG5.403.97156-
Dry Dock HefeweizenDry Dock Brewing Co.4.304154-
BubblerNew Glarus Brewing Company ? 4.0114593
Beach WheatShort's Brewing Company5.003.53142-
Grieskirchner Jörger WeisseBrauerei Grieskirchen AG5.103.62139-
Ramstein Blonde Wheat BeerHigh Point Brewing Company5.503.7313679
King Heffy Imperial HefeweizenHowe Sound Inn & Brewing Company7.703.94135-
WeißbierProst Brewing Company4.204.04134-
Licher HefeweizenLicher Privatbrauerei5.403.73132-
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