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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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3.5/5  rDev +11.1%

caedmon2, Dec 29, 2011
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3.5/5  rDev +11.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

this is a central texas classic, good quality beer, a lighter bock than most that I have had.

great color, I have had this beer many times and I can say it is one of the most consistant beers around.

not very bitter, can be a session beer on a warm day, not a hot day, a big difference in central texas.

Hollenbeck2, Jan 24, 2008
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3.5/5  rDev +11.1%

Analog_kid, Sep 07, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev +11.1%

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3.5/5  rDev +11.1%

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3.5/5  rDev +11.1%

thethinker, Mar 17, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev +11.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Drinking this to compare to the Shiner Bock I had on-tap earlier this week. Appearance is a nice dark copper color, slightly ruby when it hits the light. Smell isn't very strong, slightly sweet smelling, with hint of alcohol smell. Taste is quite nice, not spectacular, but malty enough to enjoy. This is an easily drinkable beer that I could see becoming one of my standard fridge stock. Versus tap the bottle has less of a full mouthfeel and is slightly less malty in flavor. I like it on tap a little better, but the differences are tiny.

Gagnonsux, Jul 18, 2004
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3.5/5  rDev +11.1%

dmorgan310, Jun 21, 2012
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Shiner Bock from Spoetzl Brewery
73 out of 100 based on 3,166 ratings.