Filed under: Hefeweizen (weizen), Paulaner | Tags: banana, carbonated, citrus, cloudy, creamy, golden, lively, nice, pretty, sandy, short, spices, watery, well done
Somewhat watery, sandy. highly carbonated. short lived finish. Cloudy, with a nice head. pretty, golden. creamy. medium bodied, with lively carbonation. Banana, citrus, and spices. medium craft. Well done, if a bit weak.
Filed under: Hefeweizen (weizen), Starr Hill | Tags: banana, carbonated, cloudy, clove, cloves, medium sweet finish, nice lace, okay craft, orange, pepper, thin white short head, washy
RateBeer Rating, Style and Glass: 66, German Hefeweizen, Weizen.
ABV, Volume & Calories: 6 % in 12 fl oz. estimated at 160 C
Purchased at: wood river grill and wine shop, Waynesboro, VA for $1.33
Aroma: banana, clove, pepper. 8 out of 10.
Visuals: cloudy, orange, thin white short head, nice lace. 4 out of 5.
Taste: banana, cloves, okay craft. 7 out of 10.
Palate: washy, carbonated, medium sweet finish. 3 out of 5.
Overall: Just like Hoegaarden, but far more expensive. I would not seek it out. just okay. 14 out of 20.
Filed under: Hefeweizen (weizen), Southern Tier | Tags: apple, banana, brilliant, clear, clove, coriander, flowers, fruit, golden, head, long sweet finish, peach, quickly dissipating, slick, some bitterness, sticky, sweet, thin, weak lace, well crafted, white
ABV, Volume & Calories: 8 % in 22 fl oz. estimated at 360 C
Purchased at: Joe Canal’s, Lawrenceville, NJ for $5.99
Aroma: banana, apple, peach, flowers. 10 out of 10.
Visuals: clear, golden, brilliant, thin, white, head, quickly dissipating, weak lace. 4 out of 5.
Taste: sweet, coriander, clove, fruit, some bitterness, well crafted. 9 out of 10.
Palate: slick, sticky, long sweet finish. 4 out of 5.
Overall: Classic hefeweizen. I would have it again. It’s a very nice example, and I like it a lot. Very well crafted. 18 out of 20.
Filed under: Hefeweizen (weizen), traditional ale/bitter (English pint), Triumph | Tags: alluring, banana, citrus, cloudy, dense, Fruity, granular, nice lacing, orange, salty, strong finish, sweet, white persistent head, yellow
RateBeer Rating, Style and Glass: not enough ratings (I’m #7) traditional ale, mug, pint, stein, yard
ABV, Volume & Calories: 5.1 % in 16 fl oz. estimated at 175 C
Purchased at: on tap at Triumph in Princeton for $5 with good friend Sean Piotrowski after his last day at Rider.
Aroma: fruity, banana, alluring. 9 out of 10.
Visuals: cloudy, dense, yellow, white persistent head, nice lacing. 5 out of 5.
Taste: sweet, banana, citrus, orange. 9 out of 10.
Palate: salty, granular, strong finish. 4 out of 5.
Overall: It was essentially a hefeweizen, but a very nice, slightly stylized rendition. Second only to their IPA, IMO. A very well crafted ale. 18 out of 20.