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Shiner White Wing - Spoetzl Brewery

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BA SCORE
78
okay

319 Ratings
THE BROS
74
okay

(view ratings)
Ratings: 319
Reviews: 37
rAvg: 3.4
pDev: 14.12%
Wants: 4
Gots: 60 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Spoetzl Brewery visit their website
Texas, United States

Style | ABV
Witbier |  4.70% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Hoganlaw on 11-14-2013)
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3.25/5  rDev -4.4%

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3.75/5  rDev +10.3%

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4.5/5  rDev +32.4%

07-22-2014 00:04:27 | More by coreyrc87
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Tennessee

3.75/5  rDev +10.3%

07-21-2014 23:40:50 | More by OtisCampbell007
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rspike240

Texas

4/5  rDev +17.6%

07-21-2014 06:07:49 | More by rspike240
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somalley26

Ohio

3/5  rDev -11.8%

07-21-2014 05:03:32 | More by somalley26
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hoppy91

Texas

3.5/5  rDev +2.9%

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aebax

Texas

4/5  rDev +17.6%

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Oklahoma

5/5  rDev +47.1%

07-19-2014 23:13:44 | More by OkieMik
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Texas

2/5  rDev -41.2%

07-19-2014 22:42:24 | More by Dello
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4/5  rDev +17.6%

07-19-2014 00:14:11 | More by igonz22
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Tennessee

3/5  rDev -11.8%

07-18-2014 21:15:08 | More by atlbravsrno1
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Ice_cyclops86

Alabama

3.25/5  rDev -4.4%

07-18-2014 21:12:12 | More by Ice_cyclops86
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RossR

Texas

4/5  rDev +17.6%

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JamieLynn81

Mississippi

3/5  rDev -11.8%

07-17-2014 00:15:31 | More by JamieLynn81
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Ben-Bur

Virginia

4.3/5  rDev +26.5%

EDIT: See the review by woodychandler instead. Its a bit pedantic, but its a better review and and hell, its a white so maybe thats fitting. I think he said it well though, "It was, indeed, a refreshing beer, but it was lacking in taste." (Probably why I liked it since I generally do not like white beers)

Firstly, I should say I have been a rabid IPA drinker for about 5 or 6 years. Partly because I moved to the eastern US where the IPA's lack the qualities I love, and partly because I have been wanting to expand my beer experience beyond IPA's (which I have drunk all variants and types I could find), I have been trying to explore beers of styles I would not traditionally drink (i.e. non-ales).

Secondly, I should say I give this beer a 4.25 out of 5.00 for whites, not for beer styles overall.

Anyway, my opinion:

Serving Type: While I have poured in a glass, I really feel beers with light notes should be consumed from the bottle (though I do not have glasses appropriated for beer styles). I lose much of the sharp smells and taste when I do not do as such.

I give this beer a high score because its the best white I have had up to this point. I've tried several, and I generally think there is a poor, sour aftertaste for this style of beer. I really Spoetzl's White Wing because it has a clear and crisp finish.

07-15-2014 23:05:03 | More by Ben-Bur
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Ohio

3.75/5  rDev +10.3%

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Alabama

3.5/5  rDev +2.9%

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Ohio

3/5  rDev -11.8%

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New York

3/5  rDev -11.8%

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Arizona

3.25/5  rDev -4.4%

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Ohio

3.25/5  rDev -4.4%

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Ohio

3.5/5  rDev +2.9%

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Florida

3.75/5  rDev +10.3%

07-12-2014 00:36:33 | More by olbubba
Shiner White Wing from Spoetzl Brewery
78 out of 100 based on 319 ratings.