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American Pale Wheat Ale

An Americanized version of a Hefe Weizen, these beers range within the pale to golden range in color. Reminiscent of a Hefe Weizen in appearance, unless filtered. Long-lasting head with a light to medium body, higher carbonation is proper. German Weizen flavors and aromas of banana esters and clove-like phenols will not be found. Most use a substantial percentage of wheat malt. Hop character will be low to high but most are moderate in bitterness. There may be some fruitiness from ale fermentation though most examples use of a fairly neutral ale yeast, resulting in a clean fermentation with little to no diacetyl.

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 - 751 to 800 (out of 2651) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV Avg Ratings > Bros
Winter WheatSquam Brewing7.203.76-
Red Rock HefeweizenRed Rock Brewing Company4.002.96-
Tropical Thunder Hoppy WheatLost Rhino Brewing Company5.2546-
FloozyBlack Bottle Brewery5.903.086-
Oma-HopOmaha Brewing Company5.603.966-
Watchtower WheatOcean Avenue Brewery ? 3.536-
Citra WheatAardwolf Brewing Company5.104.236-
Wabash WheatKeg Creek Brewing Company5.003.866-
CastorOctopi Brewing / 3rd Sign Brewery4.503.396-
City Mills WheatThe Cannon Brewpub ? 3.066-
Hoodang WheatLucky Bucket Brewing Co.4.003.376-
Honey WheatGhost River Brewing ? 3.886-
Northwinds Rooster TailNorthwinds Brewery4.90-6-
Jackalope Canyon AleSweetwater Tavern & Brewery6.003.366-
Wheat BeerBrewerkz - Riverside Point5.003.26-
Midsummer Knights WheatMarket Cross Pub & Brewery ? 3.656-
Uber WeizenOaken Barrel Brewing Company ? 3.116-
Woody WheatAustin Brothers Beer Co.5.20-6-
SweetlifeFlying Dog Brewery5.203.856-
I Ain't Your Honey WheatPrison Brews4.803.576-
Windy Gap WheatSmoky Mountain Brewery & Restaurant5.10-6-
Beach Break Apricot Wheat3rd Wave Brewing Company5.30-6-
GrazerBolero Snort Brewery4.203.466-
Park City Baja EspecialMoab Brewery4.003.266-
Range Life (Chinook)Right Proper Brewing Company - Shaw Brewpub5.70-6-
Makani Wheat AleKona Brewing Co.4.50-6-
Meers Gold BeerChoc Beer Co. / Pete's Place4.003.626-
Range Life (Zythos)Right Proper Brewing Company - Shaw Brewpub5.4046-
Drinker's PeaceLogboat Brewing Co.5.503.946-
Fruit SloopHop Butcher For The World5.503.926-
Golden Hawk WheatThird Base Sports Bar & Brewery5.003.296-
Summer WheatMcKenzie Brew House5.503.516-
Grapefruit WheatMother's Brewing Company4.704.086-
Citra SummerThe Fermentorium5.604.195-
Bloody Orange WheatOdd Side Ales5.403.355-
Great Sex Honey AleGore Range Brewery ? 3.385-
PearlBent Water Brewing Company5.403.65-
Adelaide PaleZero Gravity Craft Brewery / American Flatbread5.603.675-
King Prunus Apricot WheatMaumee Bay Brewing Company ? 4.025-
Slow GoldIndiana City Brewing Company6.503.755-
Herd Law Honey WheatKinkaider Brewing Co.4.703.985-
Summer WheatDavidson Brothers Restaurant & Brewery5.104.015-
Wheat AleOyster Bay Brewing Co.6.003.675-
Huger Street WheatPalmetto Brewing Company6.402.935-
Weed WhackerArrowhead Ales Brewing Company5.503.695-
Wild-hopped BuckwheatSweet Mullets Brewing Co. ? 3.675-
Wet Coast Wheat AleShaftebury Brewing Company4.503.125-
Cattlemen's Double DeuceChoc Beer Co. / Pete's Place ? 3.485-
West Main WheatBig Grove Brewery4.00-5-
Raspberry WheatBig Texan Brewery5.73-5-
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