Category Archives: German Berliner Weisse

Trillium Twice The Daily Serving – Black Currant, Blackberry and Boysenberry

Brewery: Trillium Brewing Company
Country: USA
ABV: 7%
Style: Berliner Weisse

Brewer Description: (from can) Berliner Weisse with black currant, blackberry and boysenberry.

My rating: 4
My beeradvocate.com rating: 4.46
My ratebeer.com rating: 4.3

Intro: A 1 pint can, canned on 22nd September 2020. Poured into a 3 Fonteinen stemmed glass.
Appearance: A cloudy beetroot purple colour with a one finger purple head that dissipated fairly quickly but left some sparse lacing and fruity pulp.
Aroma: Slightly tart, mixed berries, jammy, vanilla.
Taste: Light to moderate sweetness, mixed berries, jammy, milkshake, smoothie, vanilla, slight tartness.
Mouthfeel: Creamy, medium bodied with soft to moderate carbonation.
Overall: Good balance of sweet and tart, with very nice mixed berry aroma and flavours that were very jammy, milkshake and smoothie like, with the alcohol well hidden.

Kemker Prumen

Brewery: Kemker Kultuur (Brauerei J. Kemker)
Country: Germany
ABV: 4%
Style: German Berliner Weisse

Brewer Description: (from bottle in German) Weisse nach Berliner Art mit Stromberger Pflaumen. Lebendige Brauspezialität fermentiert mit unserer Hauskultur aus Saccharomyces, Brettanomyces und Milchsäurebakterien.

(translated to English) White Berlin style with Stromberger plums. Lively brewing specialty fermented with our house culture from Saccharomyces, Brettanomyces and lactic acid bacteria.

My rating: 4
My beeradvocate.com rating: 4.11
My ratebeer.com rating: 3.9

Intro: A 750ml bottle with a best before date of 31st October 2020. Poured into a Holy Mountain tulip glass.
Appearance: A lightly hazy golden colour with a one and a half finger white head that dissipated fairly quickly and left only sparse lacing.
Aroma: Tart, raspberry, plum, prunes, with notes of lemon and wheat.
Taste: Lightly sour, tart, plum, plum skin, mixed berries, lemon, and a touch of salt.
Mouthfeel: Light to medium bodied with moderate to high carbonation.
Overall: A nice refreshing and easy drinking Berliner Weisse.

Bruery Terreux Frederick H.

Brewery: The Bruery (Bruery Terreux)
Country: USA
ABV: 4.4%
Style: German Berliner Weisse

Brewer Description: (from bottle) Berlin-style tart wheat beer. Aged in an oak foeder.

My rating: 4
My beeradvocate.com rating: 3.97
My ratebeer.com rating: 3.9

Intro: A 750ml bottle, bottled on 17th February 2017. Poured into a 3 Fonteinen stemmed glass.
Appearance: It poured a lightly cloudy golden orange colour with a two finger white head that had good retention while leaving only some sparse lacing.
Aroma: Tart, peach, apricot, wheat, lemon zest, with notes of apple cider.
Taste: Sour, tart, apricot, apple peel, apple cider vinegar, with notes of wheat, oak, and lemon peel.
Mouthfeel: Light bodied with moderate to high carbonation.
Overall: Very nice and refreshing. Great for a hot summers day.

Wizard Puppethead

Brewery: Wizard Brewing
Country: Sweden
ABV: 4.5%
Style: German Berliner Weisse

Brewer Description: Berliner Weisse with raspberry & blackcurrant.

My rating: 4
My beeradvocate.com rating: 4.12
My ratebeer.com rating: 4

Intro: A 330ml can, with a best before date of 13th September 2021. Poured into a 3 Fonteinen stemmed glass.
Appearance: A hazy murky beetroot like purple reddish colour with a one finger pink head that dissipated quickly and left no lacing.
Aroma: Lightly jammy, raspberry, blackberry, blackcurrant, berry gummy candies.
Taste: Sour, tart, blackcurrant, blackberry, raspberry, with jammy and yoghurt notes.
Mouthfeel: Medium bodied with moderate carbonation.
Overall: Loved the aroma and flavours were full of nice berries. A good easy drinking Berliner Weisse.

Wizard Gramoballoophone

Brewery: Wizard Brewing
Country: Sweden
ABV: 4.5%
Style: German Berliner Weisse

Brewer Description: Berliner Weisse with mango, raspberries & passionfruit.

My rating: 4
My beeradvocate.com rating: 4.04
My ratebeer.com rating: 3.9

Intro: A 330ml can, with a best before date of 8th November 2021. Poured into a 3 Fonteinen stemmed glass.
Appearance: A hazy carrot juice deep orange with a one finger white head that disappeared immediately and left no lacing.
Aroma: Fruity passionfruit and raspberry with notes of mango.
Taste: Lightly sweet and sour, tart, raspberry, passionfruit, notes of mango, and a touch wheaty.
Mouthfeel: Light to medium bodied with moderate carbonation.
Overall: A very easy to drink Berliner Weisse with nice tropical fruits. There is a jammy raspberry lingering aftertaste that is especially enjoyable.