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Shiner Hefeweizen - Spoetzl Brewery

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BA SCORE
75
okay

997 Ratings
THE BROS
81
good

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Ratings: 997
Reviews: 485
rAvg: 3.27
pDev: 17.13%
Wants: 7
Gots: 47 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Spoetzl Brewery visit their website
Texas, United States

Style | ABV
Hefeweizen |  5.40% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 09-18-2001)
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NHGrafx

Massachusetts

3.85/5  rDev +17.7%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured from a 12 oz brown bottle. Freshness date of 11-15-08 06:58

Pours a nice cloudy orange color. Has a 2 finger head with bad retention. Good bit of yeast sediment swirled into glass. Not much lacing.

Aroma is a bit unusual for what most would consider a hefeweizen. Smells quite floral at first. There are also a lot of citrus aromas as well. A slightly hidden wheat and yeast aroma comes through, but becomes more pronounced as it warms.

Taste is also interesting. A clear citrus taste is there, like oranges. A nice crisp wheat flavor comes through with some yeast as well. Slight hop bitterness and bit of maltiness comes out too. Very slight bitterness on the finish. Good crisp mouthfeel. Carbonation is just right. Good drinkability too.

This one would be great for the summer.

Serving type: bottle

10-30-2008 23:22:38 | More by NHGrafx
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Shiner Hefeweizen from Spoetzl Brewery
75 out of 100 based on 997 ratings.