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Shiner Bock - Spoetzl Brewery

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BA SCORE
72
okay

2,867 Ratings
THE BROS
64
poor

(view ratings)
Ratings: 2,867
Reviews: 947
rAvg: 3.13
pDev: 19.49%
Wants: 20
Gots: 205 | FT: 3
Brewed by:
Spoetzl Brewery visit their website
Texas, United States

Style | ABV
Bock |  4.40% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 10-03-1999)
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Jordan1985rec

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1.73/5  rDev -44.7%
look: 3 | smell: 2 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 2 | overall: 1.5

As far as the style goes, this beer misses the mark. Maybe it's good in context (hot, dry weather of Texas), but here in Maryland it is awful. Sorry to simply bitch, but around here loads of people rave about this beer and I just don't see the appeal; there are much better examples of the style.I know we are not supposed to simply rag on beers on this site, and I don't plan on it, but I hate this beer. I have had it a few times, both on-tap and in the bottle, and honestly I think it has less flavour than Bud, definitely less than Miller HIgh Life, neither of which I enjoy. To me this beer tastes like a watery mess, a little corn in the after-taste and that is all!
Slainte.

Serving type: bottle

12-07-2008 00:45:34 | More by Jordan1985rec
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Shiner Bock from Spoetzl Brewery
72 out of 100 based on 2,867 ratings.