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Shiner FM 966 - Spoetzl Brewery

Not Rated.
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BA SCORE
76
okay

457 Ratings
THE BROS
80
good

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Ratings: 457
Reviews: 82
rAvg: 3.31
pDev: 16.92%
Wants: 3
Gots: 22 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Spoetzl Brewery visit their website
Texas, United States

Style | ABV
Saison / Farmhouse Ale |  5.70% ABV

Availability: Spring

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Lawl3ss on 12-24-2012)
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DrDemento456

Pennsylvania

3.46/5  rDev +4.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

So Shiner takes a whack at the farmhouse style.

A - Well its pretty lively with carbonation. A very clear yellow with a head that reduces to a thick lace ring.
S - Has some peppery spice, a touch of lemon peel. and a strong wheat base.
T - Well it's a pretty crappy example of the style since it drinks like a witbier. Lemon and wheat highlight with a mild touch of coriander mid palate. Not bad yet not very funky or spicy,
M - Pretty effervescent with the carbonation making for a light bubbly body. Goes down easy enough.

Overall it's not really a bad beer but if it was a witbier I would have rated it higher. As a farmhouse beer it's pretty sucky.

Serving type: bottle

04-23-2013 04:12:50 | More by DrDemento456
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Shiner FM 966 from Spoetzl Brewery
76 out of 100 based on 457 ratings.