wheat beer


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wheat beer

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

wheat beer

n
(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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Clouded Yellow is a bottle-conditioned wheat beer, golden yellow in colour and pours with a white, foamy head.
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Wheat beer Bramley Wit has a higher level of carbonation that lends itself to Thai or fish dishes, said Britton.
Employee winner Ken Smith of Colorado submitted a Boysenberry Wheat beer.
Camden Gentleman's Wit is a wheat beer brewed with lemon and the herb bergamot.
The company says the beer is also dry hopped for several days "to give the beer the smoothness of a wheat beer and the crisp, hoppy bitterness of an IPA.
The German beer category in the UK is dominated by two sectors--the major lines, such as Beck's, and the specialist bottled beer category dominated by wheat beer, one of the few growing beer segments in Germany which is also seeing a surge of interest from the UK.
Stars and Stripes is an American wheat beer which differs from the German style as there are no clove flavours as it is fermented with American yeast.
If A-B InBev tries to bring area-code-specific Urban Wheat beer to Toronto, they will be out of luck, at least until the lawyers get involved.
Managing director John Dunsmore said the company hoped to release a bottled version of the wheat beer by next summer.
A Hefe Weiss is a wheat beer served cloudy with the natural yeast; the sediment in the bottom of the bottle should be poured in with the beer and not left in the bottle.
It's unfiltered, but it's not a hefe or a wit in the traditional sense, it's an American wheat beer with yeast, in the Widmer vein.