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Shock Top Belgian White - Anheuser-Busch

Shock Top Belgian WhiteShock Top Belgian White

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BA SCORE
69
poor

2,424 Ratings
THE BROS
69
poor

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Ratings: 2424
Reviews: 669
rAvg: 2.97
pDev: 22.9%


Brewed by:
Anheuser-Busch visit their website
Missouri, United States

Style | ABV
Witbier |  5.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
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.

(Beer added by: Bitterbill on 12-04-2007)
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BottleOfPills

West Virginia

2.68/5  rDev -9.8%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.5

At first I thought this beer would be pretty bad, as I typically don't like beers where odd spices are hyped up on the label. Coriander to me is an odd spice and is used in Indian Cuisine and not beer. However it is in the Belgian Wheat Styles.

Thought I'd give it a try, after a decent bike ride.

The pour is cloudy, but amberish yellow. The first taste I thought was crisp, and I could definetly taste the orange and fruits. By about the second and third sips, I started noticing the coriander, and once noticed - well then it stood out.

Did I like it? yeah I did, is it one I would try again? Hmmm don't know, but if I had the opportunity to grab a free one some place I'd probably jump at the chance.

Serving type: bottle

04-23-2009 12:25:09 | More by BottleOfPills
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Shock Top Belgian White from Anheuser-Busch
69 out of 100 based on 2,424 ratings.