weiss beer

noun
\ ˈwīs-, ˈvīs- \

Definition of weiss beer

: a light-colored highly effervescent beer made from unboiled wheat-malt worts with top-fermentation yeast

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History and Etymology for weiss beer

German weissbier, literally, white beer

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“Weiss beer.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/weiss%20beer. Accessed 22 Sep. 2021.

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