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Jared Rouben

Love food and beer so much that I went to culinary school only to end up becoming a brewer for Goose Island. Now I get to make great beer and do brewing collaborations with amazing Chicago chefs.

Tomorrow morning I am brewing a Hefeweizen here at the pub and this
beer needs a name. We think the best way to give this beer the name it
deserves is by going to you the reader and beer lover.

I wanted to give you some background on this Hefe since you don't have
the opportunity to try the beer before you name it. This German-style
Hefeweizen is going to come in at around 5.5% ABV with flavor
characteristics of bananas and cloves. It's brewed for summer weather
so you can be sure it will be light, bright and refreshing.

The way to enter our contest is to comment on this blog post and
include your name for the Hefeweizen.  If your name is the one we
choose then we will contact you. As the winner of the contest you will
receive:

  • a $50 gift certificate to Goose Island Clybourn
  • 4 glass pub-pack of Goose Island glasses
  • a t-shirt featuring the name of the Hefeweizen
  • BRAGGING RIGHTS
This contest officially begins now and ends Monday, June 14 at 5 p.m.
I will be the judging the contest and choosing the name that I think
is best for our Hefeweizen. The only names that will be considered for
the contest are the ones left in comments on this blog post on The
Chicago Brewhouse blog on ChicagoNow.com.

It will culminate with a Metromix and RedEye "tweet-up" Launch Party,
here at Goose Island Clybourn, on Wednesday, June 16 where the contest
winner will be our featured guest.

Cheers,
Jared

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Jim Grego said:

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How about 'Honkerweizen"

chidave said:

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A German style beer in Chicago? What about one of the most famous German names in Chicago?
Humboldt Hefe
or if you want to be proper, Von Humboldt Hefe

Josh Koenigs said:

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How about "Yellow Light" as in the traffic symbol. Symbolizes the color, can be branded to represent the increased summer traffic, and represents in between like the modest 5.5 ABV.

Timbotown said:

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Here are two:
Wabash Wheat
HefeHonker

Kevin Watts said:

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WheatPenny Weizen
Webbed Foot Weizen (think of a goose's foot)

DrD said:

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It could be the 773 HefeGoose, with a bright orangy yellow telephone tap handle - obviously a play on the 312 Urban Wheat with the black telephone tap handle.

BrewFanatics.com said:

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Honker's Hefeweizen

BeerWineGuy said:

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In keeping with your Belgian style naming convention, what about GÜNTHER. Or some other clearly German name. Gunther just happens to be one of my favorite German names.

Another possibility would be White Goose Hefeweizen (as in witbier)

cela said:

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I would call it Goose Island Danke schön/Danke Schoen vice beer. I am not sure of the spelling so i wrote the song title and the german version. I have a second one that gives me a giggle but not quite sure it would work but I'll throw it out there "Goose Island Heferweizen"

cela said:

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i don't think my first post was posted so i am trying again. My choice is Danke Schoen/Danke schön vice beer. i gave you the song lyric version or the actual german version. the other choice i have gives me a giggle everytime i hear it so here it is Goose Island "heferweizen".

sarae said:

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Golden Goose Hefeweizen...sounds like something I'd like to be drinking right now!

Tim said:

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Summer Gander

beth said:

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Woolly Gosling

Pat O'C said:

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depending on hoe traditional to style the beer is brewed, Hefeweizen Normalerweise (translates in broken german to Hefeweizen - normally)

Pat O'C said:

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Entry 2: Strandhitze Sommerweizen - this one is more fun in english as Beach heat summer wheat.

Alex said:

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It's Not the Heat, It's the Hefeweizen

joegarf said:

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Chicago's Weiss Guys

staticfritz said:

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well, depending on how things go...
hefe-hawks-win
or
hefe-hawks-almost-won

Matt said:

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Goose Droppings taste great!!!!!

ponylegs said:

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Well, it's got to be Wise Heifer

Zack said:

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While Matilda is a classy name, and this seems more like a working class beer, I say call it Hank.

monokurogyu said:

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Solar Monkey Hefeweizen

curtero said:

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that's an easy one Jared; Mies Hefeweizen. Joining to Chicago greats, your beer & Ludwig Mies van der Rohe. "God is in the details". Mies

monokurogyu said:

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Affen Leiben Hefeweizen
"Monkey Loving Hefeweizen"

MamaC said:

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Stinky Feet

wrigley12 said:

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Great name and also German - The Weizenhower. Need to order it faster? Call it The Ike.

Kelley McCarron said:

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in honor of one of the best summer in Chicago traditions: Hefe Block Party

John said:

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Havenharvest

Edmund Cruz said:

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Chicago has a great summertime tradition of street fests, block parties, music fests, and Taste of Chicago...

My pick would be: Summer Party!

georgia said:

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for its banana notes...

hef a-peel or a-peeling goose

Paul G. said:

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What about either Weissenheimer Hefe or Weiss Grip Hefe? The second one speaks of the Chicago, blue collar roots.

andreaK said:

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Back Porch Hefe!

Jackie said:

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1. Amber Waves. (Bernsteinwellen)
2. Kühl Wheat
3. Weizenstrand

Connie (Marathon MissFit) said:

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Long Run for all the Chicago runners out there! (Bananas are a good pre-run snack) =D

UR10 said:

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Gander Ale.

Ezthetix said:

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How about Esterweiss (or Ester Weiss, Ester Weizen)), after the chemical compounds that make it taste like bananas? Plus it has a distinctly German-sounding ring to it. Might be appropriate for a Hefeweizen.

matt t said:

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warhol.

matt t said:

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Weisenheimer.

cela said:

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I totally missed the mark for the name, i would also like to include Gaby Goose as the name (my daughter's nickname) along with my previous posts.

matt t said:

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#41

Norrin Radd said:

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When I was a kid, back in Nebraska, my dad used to wisecrack when we were all wild and call us "weisenheimers".

So how about Weizenheimer, with a z just to be different?

Cheers,

Tom Van Housen
pcmacguru@gmail.com

eprewitt said:

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North Beach Hefeweizen
Sunshine
Foster

Fagerburg said:

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Bananas and cloves representing the vacation feeling of Chicago against Lake Michigan in the summer. This brew sounds awesome.

Middle Coast Hefeweizen

Second Season Hefeweizen

Staycation Hefeweizen

Oak Street Beachweizen

Lake Shore Dive

Fixie Hefeweizen (summer biking)

Goose Peel

Matthew Arata said:

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I would call the new beer:
"Cooler Near The Lake"
and ode to summertime temps in Chicago.

Willis K said:

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Mrs. O'Leary's Hefeweizen!

gabba_heyo said:

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Windy City Weizen
Haymarket Hefeweizen
Bridgehouse Brew

Jackie said:

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Sister City Brew
Hamburg Germany is one of Chicago's sister cities...they are know for making great Bananenweizen.

Violet7465 said:

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Summer Solstice

carfreechicago said:

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"Six Point Weizen" -- a Chicago style German wheat with a nod to the Chicago star

"Lincoln Square" -- name a very German style beer after a very German neighborhood

hoaxpoet said:

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Stacker of Wheat, after the line in Carl Sandburg's poem "Chicago."

lotus said:

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Jared,

Stream of conscious thought here. As someone else already started, I think something Blackhawks related should be in order, but hold off until the end of the Stanley Cup Final. If the boys do it all, we could be drinking "Stanleyweisen". Perhaps "Chelsea"? Granted Chelsea isn't very German sounding. "Tasseweisen" (tasse - cup, in reference to the Stanley Cup the Hawks are shooting for) OOOOH! I got it! CHELSEA TASSE. Yup, that's my suggestion (but only if we have a happy outcome *fingers crossed*. If we don't, I'll need to drink a lot of that beer however it's named). (And before anyone mentions, I realize Pokol is a better reference to a trophy type cup, but that doesn't sound quite as sexy with Chelsea to me.)

DB

Julie said:

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Liebling --

... because summer is a time for flirting, for hanging out with friends, and for generally feeling in love with life and the city again
... because even though it's German, many people will already know the word and everyone should be able to pronounce it correctly (enough) to order or ask for it

filmbuffy said:

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Well let's see. I think it should simply be named:

Henryweizen

georgia said:

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hef, hef GOOSE!
(think duck, duck goose)

Navin Pinto said:

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Sommerfrische - German for Summer Holiday/Enjoyment of Summer Days....

Ted Rosenbaum said:

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Staying with the Blackhawks/Goose theme:

Four Feathers Hefeweizen (or Five Feathers to reference the ABV)

senza titolo said:

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773, Chi-Stadt

joinks said:

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Goldene Gans (German for 'golden goose')

Maeve said:

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Goldenrod or Midas Touch

Kelsey1K said:

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Treble Hef-

It's perfect for the harmonic blend of flavors and the sophisticated and subtle vibe that Goose Island has been going for with their Belgian line. This is a perfect way to diversify and spread that feeling to their other types of beers!

chiangel said:

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I left a comment yesterday that never showed up...hmmmph :-)

Das Berliner
or
Berlin Blast
everyone knows Berlin is megahaute right now. Take advantage...

doubleo4 said:

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Gold Coast Hefeweizen
Lake Shore Hefeweizen
Red Star Hefeweizen

jedmund said:

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Gansfeder Wheat or Gansfederweizen (Goose feather wheat)

Meaning the beer has a soft texture, like Goose feathers, due to the wheat used. It also implies it's light like a feather, a desirable quality in a summer beer.

msh said:

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I like the idea of making it Chicago-centric:

1. Don't Make No Weiss, Don't Back No Losers (in honor of the late M. Rakove)

2. Weiss City (in honor of the World's Fair; although Wit would be more accurate)

3. The Richard Weiss (or "White Boy")

4. Frank Lloyd Weiss

5. Ida B. Weiss

Matthew Arata said:

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So my comment from yesterday didn't show up? Does that mean my suggestion was already vetoed?
again:
"Cooler By The Lake"
or "Cooler Near The Lake"

Shennan H said:

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How about "S-wheatness"? It sounds like a sort of sweet beer, the name also incorporates the words wheat and heat. Although it looks a bit funny without the dash.... "sweetness" is also a synonym for cool.

Bobby L said:

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Four Star Weiss
Beach Brew
Fowl Ball Brew

sd916 said:

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How about "Island Lager".....or "Golden Isles"

sd916 said:

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In case it doesn't show up.....
Island Lager or Golden Isles!!!!!!

Minegg01 said:

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Broad Shoulders Hefe

Crissy said:

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My idea is for the creater and the beer:
Roubenweiser

Crissy said:

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I have to change my last idea to Roubenweizen Lager (this one complements the creater and beer)
or Bananelken Lager (to complement the hefeweizen beer)

kate said:

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How about a tribute to the history of wheat and Chicago?

Cyrus McCormick was responsible for much of how wheat was ploughed, as well as became an editor for the Chicago Times.

Since you probably can't use his name - try his invention

"Hill Side Plow" Hefeweizen
"Scyth & Sickle" Hefeweizen
"Cyrus" Hefeweizen

ThePleasanthouse said:

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I would name it, "Jefe."

BossyBeth1 said:

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How about LOIS, in honor of Lois Weiz-berg, Chicago's cultural czar, or Hef-ty?

jasper said:

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Hefferson Park

joybags said:

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Summer Hawk

explainer guy said:

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how about something after anti-immigrant mayor boone that unsuccessfully tried to push out the German and Irish populations on the north side in the 1850s who were referred to as "know-nothings"...and also tried to close taverns on sundays....


The Know-Nothing Sunday Weiss.

or the Know-Nothing Summer Sunday Weiss.

Jared Rouben said:

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I just want to say these names are sooooo creative and amazing. this has been so much fun reading all the comments.

Cheers,
Jared

Randy Burgess said:

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"Waveland" for so many reasons.

christyp said:

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Wild Onion Weizen

thepinkstink said:

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Midwest Wheatiebird

Pig Destroyer said:

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Ultra Meister
Hanz
or
Northern Brom

TechMan said:

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O'Leary's Heifer Weizen
Inbound Weizen Hour

GreyPanther said:

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Amber Waves

mianb said:

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Bierfest Brew
Clybourn Cooler

VolcRx said:

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Gänse Hefeweizen (Goose)

dlatimer said:

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How about Ceres' Bier? Commemorating our three story goddess of agriculture who gazes down (albeit facelessly) from the top of the commerce bldg. and is duty bound to protect the efforts of all our great local farmers.

James said:

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How about "Hizzonerweizen" or "Daley Dose"? Just sayin'

dloon5 said:

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Windy City 'Weizen

krossil said:

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Mirage

Passion Hefe

Solar Hefe

dloon5 said:

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Goldie Locks

dloon5 said:

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872 (chicago's new area code)

Blatz Liquor JR said:

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Goose Bumps

mzito said:

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HefeWay There

Laketime Wheat

AndyP77 said:

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Lake Breeze Neighborhood Hefe

Shout out to the refreshing nature of a cool lake breeze during the hot summer months (and to the refreshing nature of a hefeweizen). And also a shout out to the neighborhood city that Chicago is---especially in the summer!!!

Jer In Chicago said:

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Lightshine

DRJNorth said:

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El Hefe

In honor of a classic Chicago mode of transport...

mzito said:

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Feathered Wheat

rlsmith86 said:

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How about "South Side Schooner"? Reminiscent of both Chicago and the traditional German serving glass for a Hefeweizen.

mzito said:

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Featherweizen

Cyberspray said:

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How about "Windy City Wheat"? Go Blackhawks!!!

Todd Toddelson said:

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Goose Island "Hefe-ner" in honor of the original Chicago Hef, Hugh Hefner.

jsopiarz said:

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Gertie.

Or Greta.

davesandell said:

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606 Urban Musa Hef

CFK said:

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Wheat Stacker.

Chicago is the hog butcher to the world, tool maker, stacker of wheat. Etc.

Jan Grim said:

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Our choice from Pennsylvania's GI fan club with gratitude to Stanley Kubrick: Ludwig von Hefeweizen
we'll see you June 17.

Joa said:

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V I C E B E E R
Chicago

benp78 said:

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Banana Hammock

Fruity Poly-esters

Weizen Heimer

Brantaweizenbier (see: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Branta)

Susanginz said:

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In trying to get into the summer, vacation, tropical(note of banana) mode:

Island Ale
Jungleweizen

Paul said:

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Again,in keepig with your trend in Belgian ale names:
Brian
In honor of Brian Piccolo, former Chicago Bear, who died June 16, 1970 - the 40th anniversary will be about the time the Hefewiezen is ready to pour.

goapeshit said:

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Here's a few ideas:

1) Presidential Wheat - I hear one of senators made it to the white house?

2) Weiss House - Speaking of White House (see above)

3) Adler Weiss - as a shout out to one of Chicago's most famous german born residents.

4) Western Wheat - as an ode to Chicago's longest continuous street

5) Weiss Lords

anacan said:

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Since the beer characteristics are bananas and clove's,,,And summer, is almost here, And everyone C'LOVES,summer, "RIGHT" I will name it BANAC'LOVE HEFEWEIZEN,,,,

adamthensubtract said:

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The Loose Goose...

summer... easy, breezy, kickin back, enjoying the Goose.

Rock said:

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Street Wiez (or Weiss) – a portion of the proceeds would be donated to help Chicago’s homeless

A. Taylor said:

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Garfield Goose (in homage to the famous Goose from the Bozo Show...)

Meg said:

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I think the name should be "Chads and Trixies," the restaurant industry slang for the folks who frequent many Chicago bars. I know the names are meant to be derogatory, but we could reclaim the term, like: "Hey! We're Chads and Trixies, and we're proud to be enjoying this awesome beer!"

dwc said:

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1. Hugh (Hefe) (after Hugh Hef)
2. Ceres (after Ceres, the greek God, on top of the CBOT)
3. Brown Line (after the line that takes you to German areas)
4. Kinzie Bridge (one of my fav views of downtown in the summer)
5. Staats (after Chicago's Staats-Zeitung German newspaper)

dwc said:

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1. Hughs (Hefe) (after Hugh Hef)
2. Ceres (after the greek god of ag on top of the CBOT)
3. Staats (after the Chicago's Staats Zeitung German news paper)
4. Brown Line (after the line that takes us through cultural hotspots including German town)

Tom said:

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Weiss Versa

danskjensen said:

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as this is a German style beer from Goose Island I suggest "Auf der Insel" which means "from the Island" in German.

jonnyoptimo said:

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"gander in the wheat"

Julia said:

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Summer Chi'Nanagans or just Chi'Nanagans... a tribute to the craziness that summertime Chi elicits from its sun-loving citizens.

UR10 said:

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The archiac definition of gale is breeze - Sweet Gale Ale

JoeCampos said:

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Spruced Goose Hefeweizen

billywan said:

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- The Goose is Loose
- The Gander
- Miami Weiss
- Wrigley Weiss
- The Weiss Sox/The Weiss Stockings


billywan said:

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- Weiss Light/Weiss Heat
- EdelWeiss
- WeissSnake

Norman said:

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1. CLARK STREET (the leftover of the German culture from the 1850's, it being an old road which followed the high point next to Lake Michigan.)
2. HIGH POINT (in reference to above)
3. WOLF POINT WEIZEN
4. U-505 (popular German submarine from WWII landmarks at the Museum of Science and Industry)
5. 1850 (year Germans settled down in Chicago)

Norman said:

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TOULOUSE (a German goose)

CptApathy said:

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1871 (in full 1871 Hefeweizen)

DeKoven Street or jusy Dekoven Hefeweizen (or to see it in full DeKoven St. Hefeweizen

Wooden City ... ( or in Full Wooden City Hefeweizen)

All three names are in reference to the Great Chicago Fire. It was a dry and hot summer ... they sure couldve used a Refreshing Hefeweizen!!!

Adam Joe said:

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Banana Hefeweizen = "Slippery Wheat"

I love it already! I love all Goose Island beers, actually. Am sure I'll love this one too, whatever its name is.

But I and the rest of the world will REALLY love it if it's named Slippery Wheat. How could you not want to try that? It's kind of like Slippery Pete. And believe me George...I mean Jared...you can count on Slippery Pete. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NTDHpMk_G10

Kassleen said:

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Goose Island Hundstage (it means dog days)
Goose Island Abendwind (evening breeze)

Nate said:

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A simple suggestion: Island White

j_a said:

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Loosey Goose
Lazy Duck
Lucky Duck
They keep with the Goose Island name, but give the sense of the relaxation and happiness that is the light, summer feeling.
Fly the Coop : finally getting outside after long Chicago winter!
Summer Harbor Hefeweizen : kind of a geese migration-theme
Honkers Hefeweizen : kind of dirty but just claim you were talking about the geese. Funny if you had that disclaimer on the label.

If you ever do a strong winter beer, "Double Down" evokes high abv, wintery goose down, and a good bet.

ChicagoAmy said:

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Golden Gander

TylerTallen said:

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Second City Summer

TylerTallen said:

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Second City Summer (Ale)

pavsmtm said:

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Sommergans means "Summer goose"

Jingos said:

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"Gans Insel Hefeweizen", "Web Foot Weizen", or my favorite "Goose, Goose, Hefe"

Crissy said:

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"Monkey Grass" Lager

Angela said:

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my vote is for Hungry Goose
my husband suggests Heavenly Goose

Steve Earle said:

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I think maybe something like:
1. Streeterville Sovereign
2. Streeterville Special
3. Streeterville Superior
4. Streeterville Summer

Just sayin...

Steve Earle said:

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Could also be Summer Skyline, or Summer Shoreline

OK, no mas...

Steve Earle said:

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Chicago Skyline

Steve Earle said:

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Skyline Special
Skyline Summer
Skyline Supreme

Silhouette Special
Silhouette Supreme
Silhouette Summer

onefmatt said:

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Halsted Hefe
Wicker Wheat

maoman said:

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Peppy Hefe

maoman said:

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Peppy Hefe

Brick said:

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Hawkeweizen

ahroza said:

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sweet tea

Steph Yiu said:

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Characteristics of banana? Drunkey Monkey

Mamawolf said:

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Heffe to Heaven
Put a picture of the chicago shoreline in the summer on the label...now that's got to be better than Halfway to heaven!

hitty said:

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"weiss-roy" as in "viceroy". In this case, a representative of a foreign beer style.

Kim Z said:

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Summer + Bananas = Bikini Monkey!

Kim Z said:

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Also, in honor of what will hopefully be a victory for the Hawks: Lord Stanley's Frosty Mug.

Kim Z said:

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Okay, one more...
Cloves + Bananas = Hookah Monkey Hefe!

Bex said:

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I gotta second Waveland.

Dunl said:

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"Chicago Knows" Chicago Weiß

(a little English-German word play...?)

Dunl said:

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Or: Foggy Goose

Steven D said:

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Mathias

Eddy B said:

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Hefe 1800
or
Eintausendachthundert - German for 1800 but I dont think I could say that sober

Dwl said:

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Since there are bananas, we need to honor Carmen Miranda. (the original chiquita banana spokesperson, so the name is:
Carmen Weizen

Noni9 said:

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What better way than to honor the original German who could spin grain into gold...

Rumpelweiss

or

Summerstiltskin

Daragh said:

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Cumulus.

This is a cloudy, white, summer beer, and to me there's nothing more that reminds me of summer than looking up at a clear blue sky and seeing a couple of bright puffy white clouds lazily drifting along.

Cloudy, white, light, bright and refreshing.

Goose Island Cumulus Hefeweisen: A German-style unfiltered wheat beer with flavor characteristics of bananas and cloves. It's brewed for summer weather so you can be sure it will be white, light, bright, refreshing and just a little bit cloudy. Serve cold in a 500 ml vase-shaped glass - keep the lemons for your lemonade!

Cheers!

Daragh

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Another weather-related comment (I'm really into this now that a huge thunderstorm just rolled in here)

Goose Island CLOUD 9

Definition:
(idiomatic) a state of happiness, elation or bliss; often used in the phrase "on cloud nine".
'The popular etymology references the 1896 edition of the International Cloud Atlas which defined ten types of cloud. The ninth cloud was the cumulo-nimbus rising to a height of 10 km, which is the highest a cloud can be. There is, however, no evidence for this.'

Daragh said:

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...and just in case:

Malto-Cumulus (a twist on alto-cumulus, the high cumulus clouds; cumulus by the way is 'heaped' in Latin)

&

Nimbus (meaning a cloud with rain: a cumulonimbus cloud is a precipitating cumulus cloud; however, there is a Nimbus brewing in Tuscon)

Thanks for the opportunity to be part of the magic!

Cheers,

Daragh

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It's similar to a couple of the above, but I thought of it at lunch today at Goose Island Clybourn, so here it is: "Mrs. O'Leary's Heiferweizen". Also, the more German "Kaiser Hefeweizen" or "Kaiserweizen".

pcasper2 said:

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Urlacher Hefeweizen

John M. said:

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"He ain't Hefe, he's my brother."

magpie said:

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Hawks-a-Hef....for the Blackhawks

Rachel said:

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hawkweizen

Rachel said:

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Winning Wheat

Rachel said:

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Beat the Heat Wheat

Rachel said:

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Summer Sun Wheat

Matt said:

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Geiss

aleconner said:

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* Uber Weizen

* Heizen (heat) Weizen (wheat)

Trouper said:

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Chicago History-based Names
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Citywerks Hefeweizen
Slaughterhouse Hefeweizen (or Slaughterhaus Hefeweizen)
Hancock Hefeweizen
Hefnerweizen - After Hugh Hefner


Germanish Names
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Windigweizen - Windy Weizen (Windig is german for windy)
Windigstadt Hefeweizen - Windy City Hefeweizez
Krankenweizen (a play on Krankenwagen the German word for ambulance)


Location-based Names
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Northtown Hefeweizen
North Coast Hefeweizen
Home Run Hefeweizen (even though Chicago baseball is pathetic right now)

magpie said:

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Hawks-a-Hef

Bex said:

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Waveland Wheat?

Gregory Carter said:

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How Dusable Ale

Gregory Carter said:

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Dusable Ale since its a Chicago Beer

phampants said:

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Wheatie Love

phampants said:

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"Prost!"

Adam Joe said:

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Just restating that I am so hoping that I'll be able to order a Slippery Wheat this summer! Just fun to say. I'm already scanning the tappers for it before landing on either a 312 or the seasonal where ever I go.

staticfritz said:

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I tol dyou guys!!! Hefe-Hawks-Win!

Mariea said:

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Definitely have to name it after the Blackhawks!!

My vote: Hawk Hefe

Penny Lane said:

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If it has bananas in it:

Bananerweizen or Nanerweizen

Blue HorseShoe said:

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1. Meig's Hefeweizen (Daley can't clip the city's wings)
2. Helmut Hefeweizen (Helmut Jahn, great architect)
3. White City Wheat (Columbian Exposition)
4. Burhnam & Root (urban planners key to the city)
5. Jailbird (Chicago politics & Vonnegut novel)
6. Veeck Hefe (marketing genius and baseball pioneer)

AKW said:

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Banana Seat Biker's Ale

midwestisbest said:

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'Half Chance'

...Based on the idea of a typical wheat ratio in a Hefe. 50%

j will said:

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stanley cup bier

Amy said:

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Weiss Guys Beer (wise guys...it's also a wise choice!)

Weiss Monkey (smart monkey, because of bananas & it's gotta be tasty)

Weiss and Shine (like Rise and Shine, because bananas and spice are sort of breakfast muffin-y)

Spicey Monkey

Affe-weizen (monkey-wheat beer)

Whatever it is named, I'm excited to try it! I

Skeltron said:

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How about some Hawk-inspired names to last a long time:
1. Kaner-weizen
2. Buffer-weiss (then if they want a large glass they get a "Big Buff")
3. El Jefe Hefe (meaning "boss" or "chief" in Spanish). Then when someone orders it they'll say, "I'll take the boss".

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