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Shock Top Raspberry Wheat - Anheuser-Busch

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769 Ratings
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Ratings: 769
Reviews: 128
rAvg: 2.78
pDev: 28.78%
Wants: 5
Gots: 52 | FT: 0
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Missouri, United States

Style | ABV
Fruit / Vegetable Beer |  5.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Raspberry Wheat delivers the same smooth taste of Shock Top, with a hint of raspberry flavor. This traditional Belgian-style wheat ale is brewed with essence of wild raspberry and hand-selected hops. It’s this combination that gives it its crisp and distinctive Shock Top taste, with its own flavorful twist. This unfiltered ale has a light-golden color and a smooth finish, and if you’re curious, it technically doesn’t, not count toward your daily fruit intake.

(Beer added by: zeff80 on 03-16-2011)
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2.75/5  rDev -1.1%

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look: 2.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2.25

Shock Top. Loved their honey crisp. Lets see what the raspberry has in store. $6.64 at wal mart.

Appearance - in bottle

Smell - Overwhelming raspberry. Disturbingly one noted. Raspberry wine cooler. Raspberry syrup. Raspberry daquiri. Just raspberry. Not sure how to score this. I could smell it all day but yet it has absolutely no depth or character.

Taste - raspberry falls flat and gets lost in the wheat of the beer. Yes it is sweet and ends with the taste of raspberry seeds and a sour mash. But overall considering the overwhelmingly sweet smell it's really not as sweet as the taster would be led on to believe. It's pretty gross to be honest. Wet, moldy, raspberry seeds with a strangely moldy wheat sour finish.

Mouthfeel - fizzy.

Overall - smell is extravagant if only one-noted (raspberry). Taste is simply gross. Wish I could say more positive but unfortunately, this has been a disappointment.

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Shock Top Raspberry Wheat from Anheuser-Busch
65 out of 100 based on 769 ratings.