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Shiner Ryes & Shine - Spoetzl Brewery

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BA SCORE
79
okay

185 Ratings
THE BROS
85
very good

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Ratings: 185
Reviews: 47
rAvg: 3.44
pDev: 13.66%
Wants: 10
Gots: 10 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Spoetzl Brewery visit their website
Texas, United States

Style | ABV
Rye Beer |  4.90% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
Medium-bodied, dark brown lager brewed with rye malt and chocolate rye from Germany, caramel malt and three hop varieties.

(Beer added by: tdm168 on 01-19-2012)
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4/5  rDev +16.3%

Wservati, Feb 23, 2014
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4/5  rDev +16.3%

DeanCHS1980, Feb 20, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -5.5%

SicemWT, Feb 16, 2014
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3/5  rDev -12.8%

hypnotoad1, Feb 11, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev +1.7%

SvenHayden, Feb 10, 2014
Photo of constantine_272
3.85/5  rDev +11.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

A: Brownish amber. Very clear. Off white foam that is continuously fed by extremely energetic carbonation.

S: Sweetness with honey, wheat bread and sunflower seeds. Mild almond nuttiness too. Wet oak.

T: Nice and light roasted grain, caramel and malt shines through at first. Spiciness of white pepper and fennel shines through towards the end and finishes crisp due to the high carbonation. A little bit of mineral steel flavor in the aftertaste. Slightly salty too.

M: Juicy. Nice and mellow, but still with a decent flavor profile. Bridges the gap in light beer and heavy micros. The aftertaste builds a little, but not overpowering.

O: I'm a sucker for highly carbonated beers. It helps this beer finish nicely and it really balances out the rye nicely. Not a flavor bomb like others, but I could drink a six pack of these happily.

constantine_272, Feb 10, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +9%

RobTheKnob, Feb 08, 2014
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3/5  rDev -12.8%

JohnK17, Feb 04, 2014
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3/5  rDev -12.8%

_--TAD--_, Feb 04, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -5.5%

Shafaegalo, Feb 04, 2014
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3/5  rDev -12.8%

IAMTEAMPONY, Jan 31, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -5.5%

anvilx, Jan 30, 2014
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2.75/5  rDev -20.1%

TheHumanTorch, Jan 28, 2014
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3/5  rDev -12.8%

dopelaugh, Jan 23, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +9%

whitebrow, Jan 20, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +9%

mothman, Jan 17, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +23.5%

complexnomenclature, Jan 16, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev +1.7%

markzab, Jan 13, 2014
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3/5  rDev -12.8%

rmargeson, Jan 13, 2014
Photo of EagleTalon
3.96/5  rDev +15.1%
look: 3.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Pours out to a thin white head and medium brown color. Crystal clear. Aroma is toasty malt, and a hint of brown sugar, cocoa and maple. Flavor is sweet grain oriented with nice toasty and nutty (pecans?) notes a nice carbonic bite at the end. Mouthfeel is light and slightly sticky. This is a unique brew that I really enjoy.

EagleTalon, Jan 04, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -5.5%

ilikebeer03, Dec 29, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +9%

jkn09, Dec 28, 2013
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3/5  rDev -12.8%

greenspointexas, Dec 14, 2013
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3.58/5  rDev +4.1%
look: 3 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Pours a clear dark orange-brown with a foamy khaki head that settles to wisps of film on top of the beer. Small dots of lace slowly drip into the remaining beer on the drink down. Smell is of sweet malt, rye, toast, biscuit, and nutty aromas. Taste is much the same with malt and rye flavors on the finish. There is a mild amount of toasty bitterness on the palate with each sip. This beer has a good level of carbonation with a crisp mouthfeel. Overall, this is a pretty good beer with lots of solid grain forward aromas and flavors.

UCLABrewN84, Dec 14, 2013
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2/5  rDev -41.9%

timmy2b, Dec 12, 2013
Shiner Ryes & Shine from Spoetzl Brewery
79 out of 100 based on 185 ratings.