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Shiner Kosmos Reserve - Spoetzl Brewery

Not Rated.
Shiner Kosmos ReserveShiner Kosmos Reserve

Educational use only; do not reuse.
BA SCORE
76
okay

808 Ratings
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Ratings: 808
Reviews: 235
rAvg: 3.31
pDev: 16.01%
Wants: 5
Gots: 123 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Spoetzl Brewery visit their website
Texas, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Lager |  4.98% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: ClockworkOrange on 01-23-2009

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look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

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look: 2.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

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3.11/5  rDev -6%
look: 3 | smell: 2 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

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1.99/5  rDev -39.9%

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3.5/5  rDev +5.7%

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3.25/5  rDev -1.8%

Photo of m_hall
3.48/5  rDev +5.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Standard pour into a flute yielded a one-finger white head that fell quickly to a thin layer and left light lacing on the glass. Beer is a clear copper color.

Aroma is sweet and biscuit-y, not a huge hop presence on the nose, but quite pleasant.

Flavor is much as promised by the aroma- sweet, bread-y malts and light dried-fruit notes. Despite the label claiming this beer is "hop-jacked", the hop presence here is muted, though discernible (this seems to be a common trait to all the Spoetzl beers I've tried so far.) The finish is crisp and slightly dry.

Mouthfeel is light, very easy drinking, especially with its manageable 5% ABV. Carbonation is moderate.

A solid american lager. There's nothing amazingly awesome here, but it doesn't do anything particularly wrong, either. This would be a good beer on a hot summer day, or as way to introduce all-malt craft brews to someone more used to the standard American macro.

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Shiner Kosmos Reserve from Spoetzl Brewery
76 out of 100 based on 808 ratings.