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Shiner FM 966 - Spoetzl Brewery

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BA SCORE
76
okay

467 Ratings
THE BROS
80
good

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Ratings: 467
Reviews: 83
rAvg: 3.31
pDev: 16.92%
Wants: 3
Gots: 25 | 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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Reviews by json83:
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json83

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4.48/5  rDev +35.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

I am a Guinness fan and this Farmhouse Ale is an excellent reminder of it's goodness. The smell is above average and the mouthfeel and taste compliment each other and leave no bad aftertaste. My flavor preference is currently the dark and full flavored beer and this is one I would drink again and buy in bulk in the future.

Serving type: bottle

05-05-2013 02:33:27 | More by json83
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S: Citrus. Wheat. Sour bread. Lemon overtones.
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Shiner FM 966 from Spoetzl Brewery
76 out of 100 based on 467 ratings.