Jacob – Weissbier Alkoholfrei

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In 1738, the workers of the smelting work in Bodenwöhr, Bayern, Germany requested permission from Karl Albrecht, Elector of Bavaria, to establish a brewhouse so that they would no longer need to import the brews of a somewhat inferior quality from nearby towns. The first master brewer, Peter Still from Fischbachbegan his work in 1758, so some twenty years later.

In 1759 Peter Still died and while it was a state owned it was decided to privatize the brewery, which happened in 1804. In 1884, Johann Baptist Jacob – the great-grandfather of present-day owner, Marcus Jacob – acquired the company.

I bought this unfiltered weissbeer from a German webshop at the price of 1,49 Euro for a 500 ml bottle at 0,0%.

good looking yellow going slightly into orange in the colour.

Small head that is quickly gone.

Vegetables and wheat in the aroma, generally lacks fruit and sweetness.

Hard and front running CO2 with a sharp wheat in the taste, nothing more to add to that.

Overall rating 65 / 100

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