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Old 11-05-2007, 09:27 PM   #1
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Tried this on Saturday night. I thought it was just an Octoberfest when I ordered it. It was good. I saw the tap handle after I bought the second round. The Weizen part wasn't that pronounced...



 
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Old 11-05-2007, 09:58 PM   #2
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Strange, an O'fest is normally an amber Marzen beer while a Weizen is wheat.


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Old 11-05-2007, 10:31 PM   #3
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Ja, aber Erdinger only makes Weizens of various sorts. They are Germany's largest privately owned Weizenbier brewery.

 
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Old 11-06-2007, 12:09 AM   #4
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I used to buy Erdinger Hefe-Weizen by the case at the Class VI beer store at MacDill AFB. Paid $3.20 a bottle, I sure do miss the beer in Germany.
Another reason that I am getting back into brewing.


A good hefe, with a fresh Doner Kabob...ummmmm

 
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Old 11-06-2007, 01:59 AM   #5
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Hmmm hefe, Hmmmm Döner....


 
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Old 11-06-2007, 02:59 AM   #6
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Damn EdWort...that looks tasty...a little more tzeziki sauce please???
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Old 11-06-2007, 03:01 AM   #7
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Sherpa FE
I used to buy Erdinger Hefe-Weizen by the case at the Class VI beer store at MacDill AFB. Paid $3.20 a bottle, I sure do miss the beer in Germany.
Another reason that I am getting back into brewing.


A good hefe, with a fresh Doner Kabob...ummmmm
I was at Cl VI in Sep at Ft Sill and they sold me 2 cases of Paulaner HW for $18.95 a case (20 - 0,5 liter bottles)...they screwed up and I took it... $3.20 a bottle is way overpriced even at CL VI...$2.20 tops.
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Old 11-06-2007, 06:14 PM   #8
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The guy behind the bar said it was an octoberfest. I had heard of Erdinger, but didn't know they only did weizens. I found this on it:

http://beeradvocate.com/beer/profile/703/11485



 
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