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Shiner Light Blonde - Spoetzl Brewery

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BA SCORE
64
poor

140 Ratings
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Ratings: 140
Reviews: 17
rAvg: 2.62
pDev: 24.43%
Wants: 3
Gots: 23 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Spoetzl Brewery visit their website
Texas, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Lager |  4.20% ABV

Availability: Spring

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Haybeerman on 05-24-2011)
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A- Bright lemony yellow with high carbonation and a large white head when pured into pint glass.

S- One note: Light sweet malt scent.

T- Malt, very light. Slight hop bitterness and a slightly skunky aftertaste.

M- Light-bodied, smooth.

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Shiner Light Blonde from Spoetzl Brewery
64 out of 100 based on 140 ratings.