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Shiner Bock - Spoetzl Brewery

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BA SCORE
72
okay

3,003 Ratings
THE BROS
64
poor

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Ratings: 3,003
Reviews: 959
rAvg: 3.14
pDev: 19.43%
Wants: 25
Gots: 263 | 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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Derrill

Missouri

3/5  rDev -4.5%

08-28-2014 10:20:12 | More by Derrill
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madcowcutlery

Texas

3/5  rDev -4.5%

08-28-2014 04:16:19 | More by madcowcutlery
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misternebbie

Pennsylvania

3.24/5  rDev +3.2%

08-28-2014 02:10:04 | More by misternebbie
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JayNat

Mississippi

3.2/5  rDev +1.9%

08-27-2014 18:05:48 | More by JayNat
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therainman

Texas

3.25/5  rDev +3.5%

08-27-2014 17:02:13 | More by therainman
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harpus

Alabama

2.75/5  rDev -12.4%

08-27-2014 15:22:23 | More by harpus
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Dogleg

Texas

2.5/5  rDev -20.4%

08-27-2014 13:41:47 | More by Dogleg
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Shiner-OneFour


3/5  rDev -4.5%

08-27-2014 03:53:13 | More by Shiner-OneFour
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FrozenJoe

Alaska

4.25/5  rDev +35.4%

Appearance:
Good bubbly head that dissipates quickly. No lacing. The body has a color halfway between iced tea and coca cola. Clear. Average carbonation.

Smell:
Mild. Malty. Sweet.

Taste:
Malty and sweet. Clean, smooth, and drinkable. Mild hop flavor and bitterness at the end. Very slight toastiness to the malt. Adjuncts are not detectable.

Mouthfeel:
Medium bodied. Very drinkable. Decent carbonation. The low alcohol really helps this go down smoothly.

Overall:
A good beer. A lager with more character than most, but still very smooth and drinkable. Not cheap but not expensive either. Middle of the road in terms of price and quality. An easy drinking beer, with some character, that is better than many others.

08-26-2014 07:52:30 | More by FrozenJoe
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Jvbraun


5/5  rDev +59.2%

08-26-2014 05:26:57 | More by Jvbraun
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nbeardsley

Georgia

3.52/5  rDev +12.1%

08-26-2014 03:51:43 | More by nbeardsley
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Beer_Me_Now_Please

Ohio

4.5/5  rDev +43.3%

I enjoyed this beer a lot. It has a darkish red-brown color to it, but it drinks very smooth and lighter than it looks. Not much aftertaste. Good beer.

08-26-2014 01:07:07 | More by Beer_Me_Now_Please
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cdm1313

West Virginia

2.6/5  rDev -17.2%

08-26-2014 00:46:00 | More by cdm1313
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lochef81

Michigan

3.25/5  rDev +3.5%

08-26-2014 00:13:51 | More by lochef81
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jackallleman

New Jersey

3.44/5  rDev +9.6%

08-25-2014 15:44:34 | More by jackallleman
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ygtbsm94

Virginia

1.75/5  rDev -44.3%

08-25-2014 15:09:02 | More by ygtbsm94
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Fatty_Mccracken


3.16/5  rDev +0.6%

08-25-2014 05:10:10 | More by Fatty_Mccracken
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Flounder57

Massachusetts

3.1/5  rDev -1.3%

12 oz bottle was poured into a pint glass.

Appearance: A one finger head was poured that reduced to a thin layer. It is a copper color with good clarity and vision of bubbles coming up through the glass.

Smell: A light doughy, lager yeast, cereal grains, and dome caramel sweetness.

Taste: Same as above with a little bitterness in the rear.

Mouthfeel: Smooth, light bodied, crisp, refreshing, a tad chewy, and medium carbonation.

Overall: Middle of the road bock. Easy drinking and light. But too light and easy drinking for me.

08-25-2014 01:35:32 | More by Flounder57
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victor_07


3.04/5  rDev -3.2%

08-24-2014 22:48:13 | More by victor_07
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Trashcat

Massachusetts

2.75/5  rDev -12.4%

08-24-2014 14:51:43 | More by Trashcat
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reebtaerG

Maryland

3.5/5  rDev +11.5%

08-24-2014 01:34:47 | More by reebtaerG
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Wizzman

Massachusetts

3.25/5  rDev +3.5%

08-23-2014 23:57:03 | More by Wizzman
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crog7

Texas

4/5  rDev +27.4%

08-23-2014 18:48:22 | More by crog7
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onlymurderers

Illinois

3/5  rDev -4.5%

08-23-2014 17:03:19 | More by onlymurderers
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bmoraymond

Tennessee

4/5  rDev +27.4%

08-23-2014 15:00:04 | More by bmoraymond
Shiner Bock from Spoetzl Brewery
72 out of 100 based on 3,003 ratings.