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Shock Top Belgian White - Anheuser-Busch

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3,140 Ratings

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Ratings: 3,140
Reviews: 722
rAvg: 2.94
pDev: 23.81%
Wants: 22
Gots: 380 | FT: 0
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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5/5  rDev +70.1%

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2.4/5  rDev -18.4%

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2.25/5  rDev -23.5%

Okay...took a few sips from a friend's bottle, here are my thoughts.....

Haven't had this in a few years, and it's exactly as I remember. Almost no nose, what is there is one of weak citrus fruit. Taste is the same, a weak white ale that finishes with a citrus, almost sour end. Not a great example of the style, even for a BMC offering.

There are MUCH better options out there.

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2.9/5  rDev -1.4%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 2 | overall: 3

Well. My options tonight were the ubiquitous American Light Pale Lagers... and this. It was inoffensive and satisfying for the place I was at. It's Anheiser-Busch's "craft" line, and honestly feels like they tasted Blue Moon and went "oh, yeah? Well, HERE."

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2.56/5  rDev -12.9%

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2.5/5  rDev -15%

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4/5  rDev +36.1%

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2/5  rDev -32%

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2.6/5  rDev -11.6%

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1/5  rDev -66%

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2.4/5  rDev -18.4%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Really not much to this one. Some grainy and citrus elements, particularly orange. Light and simple. Beyond that, little depth, flavor and complexity. I simply wanted to at least try this one. Now that I've done that, I have decided that once is quite enough.

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2.44/5  rDev -17%

Shock Top Belgian White from Anheuser-Busch
68 out of 100 based on 3,140 ratings.