wheat beer(redirected from Weissbeer)
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Beer made with malted wheat, usually in combination with malted barley, or from unmalted wheat and malted barley.
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(Brewing) any of various beers brewed using a mixture of wheat malt and barley malt
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|Noun||1.||wheat 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
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