For beer aficionados, the Bayerische Staatsbrauerei Weihenstephan is an iconic brewery. Testament to its quality, Weihenstephaner Vitus was voted World’s Best Beer at the 2011 World Beer Awards, and award spanning all categories and styles.
This Weizenbock is brewed using barley and wheat to give a light copper colouring with a generous white head. The bouquet is a fruity, spicy, citrusy mix with a hint of bananas, while the palate is equally fruity, with crisp citrus joined by clove and banana yeast to give a dry, subtly bitter finish.
Warm gold, impressive head, steady carbonation
Fruity, spicy, citrusy
Banana yeast, bready malts, citrus, plums, cloves