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Shiner Bock - Spoetzl Brewery

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BA SCORE
73
okay

3,166 Ratings
THE BROS
64
poor

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Ratings: 3,166
Reviews: 970
rAvg: 3.15
pDev: 19.68%
Wants: 31
Gots: 331 | 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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Photo of lanechaffin
5/5  rDev +58.7%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

It's dark with a reddish glow and a nice head imo.
Has a little bit of a butterscotch taste similar to Newcastle Brown Ale. It's pretty good beer it is easy to polish off a 12pack without even trying. Goes down good. Very satisfying beer taste. It's affordable, too, at least here in Texas, you can buy 12 for 10.99 at your local grocery store.

lanechaffin, Apr 16, 2009
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5/5  rDev +58.7%

Fantasy_Draught, Jul 06, 2014
Photo of Texas
5/5  rDev +58.7%

Texas, Sep 12, 2014
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5/5  rDev +58.7%

GentlemanJoel, Aug 08, 2012
Photo of dhq65
5/5  rDev +58.7%

dhq65, Saturday at 12:06 AM
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5/5  rDev +58.7%

38speedy, Today at 02:54 AM
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5/5  rDev +58.7%

DCSmitty52, Jul 28, 2014
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5/5  rDev +58.7%

mquinn919, Dec 16, 2012
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5/5  rDev +58.7%

lauran24, Aug 20, 2012
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5/5  rDev +58.7%

Eskimedic926, Sep 30, 2014
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5/5  rDev +58.7%

Jvbraun, Aug 26, 2014
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5/5  rDev +58.7%

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5/5  rDev +58.7%

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5/5  rDev +58.7%

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5/5  rDev +58.7%

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5/5  rDev +58.7%

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5/5  rDev +58.7%

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5/5  rDev +58.7%

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5/5  rDev +58.7%

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5/5  rDev +58.7%

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bpa4bes, May 28, 2013
Photo of aksuited29
4.85/5  rDev +54%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Look, I dont break it down for the 5 "groups" ...all I know is its' a darker beer that's full of flavor! It's very crisp, smooth, you can taste the hazelnut & caramel and to me, this is heaven in a mug! ...I was a Sam Adams fan, but this has just took the place of my "GO TO" beer!

Plain and simple, if you haven't tried this, TRY IT!!! ...if you have and don't like it, ...10 bucks says you're a budweiser/miller/heinekein fan and shouldn't be reviewing a beer like this!

A+++ BEER!!!!

aksuited29, Apr 01, 2011
Photo of JamesGrove
4.8/5  rDev +52.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

This excellent beer has a deep amber, almost copper, color and has a thin, white head. The smell is not overwhelming, in fact is very subtle. The taste is absolutely sublime. Not overpowering, not too hoppy, not bitter. It is perfectly balanced. The mouthfeel is smooth and silky. This has been my all-time favorite beer for quite some time. It's very hard to beat this beer.

JamesGrove, Mar 29, 2014
Shiner Bock from Spoetzl Brewery
73 out of 100 based on 3,166 ratings.