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Shotgun Betty - Lonerider Brewing

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BA SCORE
82
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265 Ratings
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Ratings: 265
Reviews: 65
rAvg: 3.64
pDev: 15.11%
Wants: 8
Gots: 15 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Lonerider Brewing visit their website
North Carolina, United States

Style | ABV
Hefeweizen |  5.80% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: wagenvolks on 01-16-2009)
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BeerNoobNC

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4.15/5  rDev +14%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Wheat beers in general are not my favorite styles, but I can safely say that this is one of the best, if not the best, that I have had in this style. It is a local beer from North Carolina, and I had it on tap at Chili's.
At first, I was very skeptical to try it, but with the limited selection they had, I went for it. They garnished it sort of gay, with a frosted mug and a wedge of lime and orange. I thought I had made a bad decisions. However, once I got past that, the taste was amazing with a good mouthfeel, aroma, and taste. I would highly recommend this beer, especially if it can be tried on tap.

Serving type: on-tap

09-27-2011 00:27:23 | More by BeerNoobNC
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Shotgun Betty from Lonerider Brewing
82 out of 100 based on 265 ratings.