DetailsThere once was a homebrewer named Hank. He liked to brew Hefe Wiezens. He gave me a bottle of his favorite recipe one day, a traditional Hefe Weizen. I drank it. I liked it. I brewed it. Now its your turn to brew the legend of Hank.
Ingredients: 5 lbs. Domestic 2-Row, 4 lbs. Wheat malt, 8 oz. Carapils, 1 oz. of hops, priming sugar, and yeast.
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4.9 / 5.026 ReviewsThe bestHighly recommend! I have brewed this using the extract version and the AG version. Both did not disappoint. I have been a homebrewer for 15+ years and this is pretty close to my favorite.April 19, 2017Purchased
5 months agoAll grain HefeweizenThe brew smells wonderful as it came out of the fermentor. The brewing went smooth and it has since been bottled. We like for our brew to sit 2 months before we taste test. All of the other kits have been great....we expect nothing less for this one.February 5, 2017Purchased
6 months agoGreat!My second all grain batch and it turned out wonderful! Had a party with another batch of homebrew as well as some commercial microbrews and this one was the clear winner! I will be brewing many more batches in the future.January 27, 2010delicious!Very simple ingredients, and very easy to brew. Perfect for a warm evening on the deck, sitting under the shade tree.June 7, 2010Best German-style weizen madeI've enjoyed this kit for years. Easily makes the perfect German-style weizen beer and it's good all year-round.November 23, 2010five starIt's a great beer to have anytime. Easy to brew and very tasty. One problem, it doesn't last very long. It's usually gone in a week!!!March 27, 2011July 29, 2016Hits the mark, excellentMy brother in law, who has lived in Germany and Austria for many years, said, "hits the mark, excellent". I, personally, wasn't sure how to rank it in the world of hefes. I just know its not to hard to drink. I brewed using protein rest,and 2 sacch rests (decoction). Never attempted that before and a hefe seemed to lend itself to this type of schedule. A hectic learning experience, but worth it. Like the first beer I brewed, I wasn't sure I hadn't screwed it.June 1, 2011Was a big hit!This was the first recipe that I kegged and everybody in my family couldn't say enough good things. Someone even said "You should sell this at a bar because I would buy it" and then it was gone before we knew it. Next, summer this brew will have a permanent tap.August 15, 2011
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