Shiner Holiday Cheer - Spoetzl Brewery
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3.95/5 rDev +11.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5
This is perhaps the most unusual winter/holiday beer I've ever had the joy to drink. I am not normally a holiday beer kinda guy, but if they were all this good, I might be more inclined to try them.
Appearance: Darker than I thought it would be, with a good head that rapidly disappears. Not much for lacing.
Smell: The label says that the beer is brewed with peaches and you really can smell it! Very sweet almost sugary trait to the smell.
Taste: Peaches and pecans, thats what the beer is brewed with, and thats the taste you get. When I first tasted it I thought that someone had made a cupcake flavored beer.
Mouthfeel: Not very carbonated which doesn't seem to matter as the sweet taste still has a clean finish. Maybe some carmel after tones, but thats about it.
Drinkability: Considering how sickly sweet this beer can be, you probably couldn't drink it non-stop. But that being said it is still so good that you should check it out.
Serving type: bottle
12-26-2010 23:18:00 | More by Rhettbuck
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