Shiner Ruby Redbird - Spoetzl Brewery
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4/5 rDev +25.8%
look: 3 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4.5
To me this is one of the best summer seasonal beers. In my experience the summer seasonal beers can either be way too fruity or a bit lacking in body and flavor. I found this both refreshing and full of flavor.
As weird as grapefruit beer sounded it was just what my taste buds expected. The balance of citrus and bitter taste on my tongue was perfect. Top that off with a hint of ginger and they have me coming back for more. It is a shame that this one can only come once a year.
The color was what I expected from the shiner family. It had a slight hue of red or amber. The head was only 1/8 inch but that could be to to a poor pour on my part.
All in all my favorite summer beer.
Serving type: bottle
08-30-2012 22:46:03 | More by Brewnah
Shiner Ruby Redbird from Spoetzl Brewery
73 out of 100 based on 849 ratings.