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Erdinger Weissbräu
Erdinger Weißbier Dunkel

Erdinger Weißbier
Dunkel

16.9oz bottle, Gay's Hops and Schnapps, Angola, IN, USA. I had assumed that because of the store that this was purchased in that it would likely be an older bottle, however, no, BB 07-2024. Delighted. Poured into the impossibly thin and slender Erdinger 0.3L glass, the dark brown pour offers more in the appearance than some others in the style, looking quite substantial and even resplendent. An excellent start. Pour is fantastically carbonated, head is well retained and leaves some lace. Lack...

Erdinger Weißbier Pikantus

Erdinger Weißbier Pikantus

Thanks to BigLove as part of BCG BIF. 500 mL bottle. Massive rocky headed pour, and the head is very airy and falls away quickly. Leaves little or no lacing and a tiny residue on the surface of the beer. Typical deep mahogany color with the expected cloudiness. Sweet malts dominate in the full mouthfeel. The finish is surprisingly alcoholic. Very nice example of the style, definitely worth a try.