No age statement
Category: Hefeweizens (unfiltered wheat)
Product of: Germany
A traditional Bavarian wheat beer which boasts the patronage of His Royal Highness Prince Luitpold of Bavaria. A “special” yeast is used with hops and cereals from the south of Germany.
Sampled on 12/12/2011
Cloudy, pale golden with moderate white head with good retention.
Malty wheat nose with lemon zest, clove spice and light yeastiness.
Smooth, almost creamy mouthfeel. Slightly sweet, yeasty wheat malt palate with delicate lemon and clove spice adding character. Faint confectioner’s banana flavour.
Dry, yeasty finish with faint lingering zesty lemon.
Closure: Crown cap