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Shock Top Belgian White - Anheuser-Busch

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BA SCORE
68
poor

3,270 Ratings
THE BROS
69
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Ratings: 3,270
Reviews: 779
rAvg: 2.94
pDev: 23.47%
Wants: 36
Gots: 537 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Anheuser-Busch visit their website
Missouri, United States

Style | ABV
Witbier |  5.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: Bitterbill on 12-04-2007

We’ve shaken up traditional tastes by brewing a spiced Belgian-style wheat ale with real orange, lemon and lime peels,and then added a little coriander spice to the mix. This uniquely-crafted and award-winning ale is unfiltered to create a brew that is naturally cloudy with a light golden color and a smooth, refreshing finish.
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Ratings: 3,270 | Reviews: 779
Photo of mikeg67
1.71/5  rDev -41.8%
look: 3 | smell: 2 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 1.5

On Tap. A lot of citrus, banana, wheat malt and sourness. All fruits taste artificial. Awful brew.

Photo of meganrosso
3.18/5  rDev +8.2%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Pretty good but nothing really special about it where I would buy it

Photo of wilgenb1
2.34/5  rDev -20.4%
look: 1.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2.25

not a very good attempt at a belgian white. orange in color with fruit aromas. their raspberry wheat has more flavor and texture.

Photo of MakenziMantey
3.75/5  rDev +27.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

The color of this beer is a cloudy dark yellow. The aroma you get is a slightly fruity smell and is not overpowering. Tasting this beer you can tell it has a lot of pumpkin in it and it is pretty smooth.

Photo of capilial
2.24/5  rDev -23.8%
look: 4 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

A light beer with a hint of citrus. I would prefer other similar beers over this one. Overall average beer.

Photo of dabone
2.3/5  rDev -21.8%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.25

Served draft. Very carbonated and a lot of head. Cloudy orange and yellow. No aroma, taste has a lot of cereal grains and a hint of spice. Mouthfeel is average. Not very enjoyable.

Photo of Ariesluv1
5/5  rDev +70.1%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

awesome fuckin beer not the best but def the best beer to take to a party because no one will drink it because they have no clue how great this beer is you will have it all to yourself

Photo of dbtossi
2.48/5  rDev -15.6%
look: 2.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2.5

A light beer with a citrus flavor. Not as good as other citrus beers

Photo of BubblyTime
2.39/5  rDev -18.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.5

Extremely average at best. Tastes a bit artificial. Trade for a Blue Moon any time.

Photo of kbernthal
3.16/5  rDev +7.5%
look: 3 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

orange amber color, spicy smell with a hint of citrus taste

Photo of abashore
3.1/5  rDev +5.4%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Seems to be increasingly harder to find in a resteraunt. I prefer it from the tap. Citrus flavor with a cloudy appearance.

Photo of johnnnniee
3.29/5  rDev +11.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

On tap at Portland Pie.
Hazy orange amber color with a smallish off white head. Spicy earthy with hints of orange peel. Drinkable I guess, but not something I would reach for often.

Photo of Michelleluw
3.01/5  rDev +2.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3

Not a huge Shock Top fan. If you want a similar beer that tastes a little better, I recommend Blue Moon. Serve it with a nice orange. Shock Top isn't bad but it has an off aftertaste to me, not very balanced.

Photo of KhaleesiFireandBlood
3.75/5  rDev +27.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Good beer for the summer time

Photo of SFNC
2.82/5  rDev -4.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 2 | overall: 2.75

Not as bad as anticipated, just a rather benign wheat beer.

Photo of RastaRhino420
3.97/5  rDev +35%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A tasty refreshing Belgian white beer.

Photo of Lettsgo3
4/5  rDev +36.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Before real craft beers opened my eyes this was my original "craft beer"

Photo of KF_MSU
3.97/5  rDev +35%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Smells like orange/citrus and grassy. It is kind of heavy tasting with citrus accents.

Photo of redinge7
2.26/5  rDev -23.1%
look: 3.25 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 1.75 | feel: 2 | overall: 2.5

Not my favorite, had an almost sour aftertaste.

Photo of UPBrewer92
1.92/5  rDev -34.7%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 1.75 | feel: 1.75 | overall: 1.75

I'm generally not much of a fan of the taste of unfiltered beers I've had, with this not being an exception

Photo of FrostyStephen15
3.91/5  rDev +33%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Not sure what the problem is with this beer. Yeah, I know it's brewed by Anheuser-Busch but not everything they do is immediately terrible. Had this at Buffalo Wild Wings and I gotta say, this beer goes perfect with spicy food. It doesn't have any really strong flavors, and it's not bitter at all. Slightly sweet and very carbonated. It goes down almost like water. It'd be great for mowing the lawn or going out on a boat, or maybe for cookouts. I like this quite a bit.

Photo of ZachT
2.26/5  rDev -23.1%
look: 2.25 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 1.75 | overall: 1.25

Absolutely nothing special going on here

Photo of ENogueira
1.53/5  rDev -48%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 1.25 | feel: 1.25 | overall: 1.5

Awful overall. The taste makes me want to vomit. It is most definitely two notches under most wheat beers on the market. It features a complicated, medicinal, chemical blend of citrus flavors. Poor look too, loses its head of foam quickly and looks flat thereafter. This beer is poor at best.

Photo of gjohns1212
1.33/5  rDev -54.8%
look: 4 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 1.75

Nice color. Poor everything else. This beer wants to be Bell's Oberon and others like it but falls on its face like most Macrobrews.

Photo of tradster
3.75/5  rDev +27.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

A good citrus flavored beer.

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Shock Top Belgian White from Anheuser-Busch
68 out of 100 based on 3,270 ratings.