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Bayerische Staatsbrauerei Weihenstephan
Technische Universität München
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Alte Akademie 2
Weihenstephan
D-85354 Freising
Telephone: +49 (0)8161 / 536-0
Hours: Open daily 10:00am-midnight.
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Notes

Visited: March 26, 2009

Opened: 1039

U.S. Importer: Bavaria House Corp.

Contributor: Mario Kornmesser

Bräustüberl Weihenstephan is located at Weihenstephaner Berg 10 in Freising, which appears to be on the brewery grounds. It's open daily 10:00am-midnight.

Updated: June 1, 2018

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Beer List

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    5.80% abv.
    • Date: September 20, 2003 (#5112)
      Package: draught
      Place: Peabody's Ale House, Oshkosh WI
      Score: 18 points
      Overall Impression (3)
      Bright golden. Moderate head. Malty, spicy aroma. Medium-big body. Richly malty with a big Pils malt flavor. Nice noble hop flavor, very mild bitterness. Not an Oktoberfest in the traditional sense, but rather a very tasty larger-than-average Helles.

  • 0.50% abv.
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  • 3.20% abv.


  • 5.00% abv.

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    7.40% abv.
    • Date: March 26, 2009 (#7752)
      Package: draught
      Place: at the brewery
      Score: 19½ points
      Appearance (3)
      Bright mahogany. Thick head.
      Aroma (3½)
      Spicy, dark Munich malt. Wood.
      Mouthfeel (10)
      Big and chewy. Dark, sweet malt. Toffee. Gingerbread. Grassy bitterness and alcohol in the finish.
      Overall Impression (3)
      Nice complex beer.
    • Date: June 19, 2008 (#7120)
      Package: bottled
      Place: Beertopia, Omaha NE
      Score: 17 points
      Appearance (3)
      Bright deep red. Thick head.
      Aroma (3)
      Bready, malty.
      Mouthfeel (9)
      Big body, fizzy. Hugely malty and warming and smooth. Toasty, with a mild bitterness at the end.
      Overall Impression (2)
    • Date: August 7, 1999 (#3315)
      Package: bottled
      Place: Belmont Station, Portland OR
      Score: 16 points
      Overall Impression (3)
      Deep bright red, high carbonation, massive head. Sweet, roasty aroma. Thick, alcoholic, very malty. Sweet malt flavor all the way through.

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    German-Style Wheat Ale
    5.40% abv.
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    • Date: April 4, 2003 (#4813)
      Package: draught
      Place: Bier-Treff im Rondell in Koblenz, Koblenz
      Score: 16 points
      Overall Impression (3)
      BRIGHT golden, with lots of bubbles and a nice head. Mild banana aroma and lots of wheat malt. Medium fizzy body. LOTS of bananas. Some cloves, some sweetness, but LOTS of bananas.
    • Date: March 22, 2000 (#3400)
      Package: bottled
      Place: Flanagan's Stop and Shop, Appleton WI
      Score: 18 points
      Overall Impression (3)
      Bright yellow, high carbonation, thick head. Bready aroma, with cloves. Very fizzy, mildly sweet, real nice clove flavor. Very clean finish.

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    South German-Style Weizenbock/Weissbock
    7.50% abv.
    • Date: May 31, 2017 (#9744)
      Package: draught
      Score: 20 points
      Appearance (3)
      Bright golden. Big tight head.
      Aroma (4)
      Rich wheat, rich malt. Sweetly grainy and bready.
      Mouthfeel (10)
      Big, fluffy mouthfeel. Huge clean wheat malt with all the flavors of Vitus. Spicy. Bananas and cloves. Alcohol. All of it in balance. Fantastic beer.
      Overall Impression (3)
      Bayerische Staatsbrauerei Weihenstephan points out that this is not simply fitered Vitus, but is in fact a completely different recipe.

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    Münchner-Style Helles
    5.10% abv.

  • Pilsner
    German-Style Pilsener
    5.10% abv.

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    Tradition Dunkel
    European-Style Dark/Münchner Dunkel
    5.20% abv.

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    Vitus
    South German-Style Weizenbock/Weissbock
    7.70% abv.
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    Weihenstephaner 1516 Kellerbier
    Kellerbier/Zwickelbier
    5.60% abv.

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    Weihenstephaner Hefe Weissbier
    South German-Style Hefeweizen/Hefeweissbier
    5.40% abv.
    Awards:

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    Weihenstephaner Hefeweissbier Dunkel
    South German-Style Dunkel Weizen/Weissbier
    5.30% abv.

  • White Hoplosion
    Specialty Beer