wheat beer

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wheat beer

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Beer made with malted wheat, usually in combination with malted barley, or from unmalted wheat and malted barley.

wheat beer

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(Brewing) any of various beers brewed using a mixture of wheat malt and barley malt
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Noun1.wheat beer - a general name for beers made from wheat by top fermentationwheat beer - a general name for beers made from wheat by top fermentation; usually very pale and cloudy and effervescent
Weizenbier - a general name in southern Germany for wheat beers
Weizenbock - a German wheat beer of bock strength
ale - a general name for beer made with a top fermenting yeast; in some of the United States an ale is (by law) a brew of more than 4% alcohol by volume
Deutschland, FRG, Germany, Federal Republic of Germany - a republic in central Europe; split into East Germany and West Germany after World War II and reunited in 1990
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In addition to the excellent Hofbrau Original Lager, Hefe Weizen, Dunkel, and Dunkelweiss, Bierhaus NYC will be featuring Hofbrau Oktoberfest bier, a rich full-bodied bier that goes down ideally with traditional menu items such as their imported pretzels, wursts, schnitzel, spaetzle, roasted hendl, and pork shank.
You can't go wrong with Uinta's Hefe Weizen, a full-bodied, somewhat sweet unfiltered wheat beer that has a rich, amazingly creamy head.
NASDAQ:PMID), brewers of the award winning Pyramid Hefe Weizen, today introduced Imperial Hefeweizen, the first in a line of new limited edition, specialty beers known as Pyramid's "Brewers Reserve.
Nor'Wester currently produces six styles of specialty craft beers in both kegs and bottles including its flagship beer, Hefe Weizen, a Bavarian-style wheat ale.
Segment < Pyramid Brand Seasonal < Snow Cap and Curve Ball Fruit < Apricot Weizen IPA < Thunderhead Wheat < Hefe Weizen
Nor'Wester currently produces six styles of specialty craft beers in both kegs and bottles out of its Portland brewery including its flagship beer, Hefe Weizen, a Bavarian-style wheat ale.
For Pyramid, we can now focus exclusively on brewing, marketing, distributing and further expanding the customer base for our popular and award-winning brews, including Pyramid Hefe Weizen and Snow Cap, while improving our cash position through the deal.
This growth resulted primarily from increased shipment volume of 16% in the core Pyramid brand family, comprised mainly of Hefe Weizen and Apricot Weizen beers.
Our Hefe Weizen sales are growing nearly twice as fast as our leading competitor(1).
Fifty judges from the LA home brewing community, most of them certified beer judges, selected Pyramid Hefe Weizen best American Wheat Ale or Lager with Yeast and Pyramid Apricot Weizen best Fruit Beer, while Curve Ball won for best KElsch-Style Ale.
This growth was driven primarily by increased shipment volume of 18% in the core Pyramid brand family, comprised primarily of Hefe Weizen and Apricot Weizen beers, and contributed to a 21% improvement in gross margin.