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Shock Top Wheat IPA - Anheuser-Busch

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Shock Top Wheat IPAShock Top Wheat IPA

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BA SCORE
66
poor

447 Ratings
THE BROS
75
okay

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Ratings: 447
Reviews: 106
rAvg: 2.78
pDev: 22.66%
Wants: 2
Gots: 20 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Anheuser-Busch visit their website
Missouri, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Wheat Ale |  5.80% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Shock Top Wheat IPA is no traditional beer. It’s a unique hybrid that combines the fresh flavor and smoothness of wheat beer with the crisp hop bitterness of an IPA. The result is a beer that is truly like no other.

To serve, pour down the side of the glass until a half inch is left in the bottle. Swirl the remaining brew and pour to produce a rich, thick collar of foam that releases the citrusy Cascade hop aroma.

(Beer added by: allforbetterbeer on 01-31-2012)
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JDizzle

Indiana

2.25/5  rDev -19.1%

11-23-2013 14:54:35 | More by JDizzle
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dcall384

Indiana

3.5/5  rDev +25.9%

10-31-2013 18:01:01 | More by dcall384
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Pacioli1445

South Dakota

2/5  rDev -28.1%

10-30-2013 01:06:16 | More by Pacioli1445
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Jimbo4430

Virginia

3/5  rDev +7.9%

10-26-2013 21:24:31 | More by Jimbo4430
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MattyIce21

Massachusetts

3/5  rDev +7.9%

10-26-2013 01:43:33 | More by MattyIce21
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dillon_1005

Wyoming

2.5/5  rDev -10.1%

10-24-2013 19:16:09 | More by dillon_1005
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crbnfbr

Kentucky

2.25/5  rDev -19.1%

10-22-2013 08:53:19 | More by crbnfbr
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jaydoc

Kansas

3/5  rDev +7.9%

10-20-2013 14:07:16 | More by jaydoc
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scottwurst

Illinois

2.5/5  rDev -10.1%

10-11-2013 16:56:31 | More by scottwurst
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CiderGoggles

Missouri

3/5  rDev +7.9%

10-03-2013 22:23:33 | More by CiderGoggles
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Eschelbarley

Indiana

3.5/5  rDev +25.9%

09-30-2013 12:16:26 | More by Eschelbarley
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IchLiebeBierZu

Minnesota

2.25/5  rDev -19.1%

09-22-2013 17:57:04 | More by IchLiebeBierZu
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Jame515

Texas

3/5  rDev +7.9%

09-13-2013 19:56:51 | More by Jame515
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StoutSeth

Virginia

2/5  rDev -28.1%

09-06-2013 02:24:00 | More by StoutSeth
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GraduatedCashew

California

2.75/5  rDev -1.1%

08-29-2013 17:57:46 | More by GraduatedCashew
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bradb717

Ohio

2.03/5  rDev -27%

I felt as though this beer celebrates being mediocre.
They tried to do something somewhat original and that's commendable I suppose.
I am a pharmacist by trade, and it's illegal to mislabel a drug product, and that's
the situation this brew finds itself in.
Pours ok color, head gone in seconds, leaves no lacing on glass, good carbonation.
smell faint generic wheat beer.
Taste is the problematic part...
Huge let down. It in absolutely no way resembles a Pale Ale in taste.
No complexity. No real flavor.
I was looking for something more the whole time drinking.
Anheuser-Busch should be in court for a mislabeling.
Not a pale ale at all... couldn't find more than a note of hops in it.
Also had a weird "hard to put my finger on" after taste.
Will not reconsider.

08-29-2013 16:56:38 | More by bradb717
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Sunn

Iowa

2.25/5  rDev -19.1%

08-25-2013 22:39:06 | More by Sunn
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B_Sloane89

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev +25.9%

08-24-2013 02:58:43 | More by B_Sloane89
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Zjenn90

Illinois

3.25/5  rDev +16.9%

08-20-2013 16:28:09 | More by Zjenn90
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Hugh37

Tennessee

3/5  rDev +7.9%

08-17-2013 00:40:36 | More by Hugh37
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ShanePB

Pennsylvania

1.75/5  rDev -37.1%

08-14-2013 15:07:19 | More by ShanePB
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Budinetz

Pennsylvania

2.5/5  rDev -10.1%

08-10-2013 10:16:33 | More by Budinetz
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emwild12

Illinois

3/5  rDev +7.9%

08-09-2013 10:17:16 | More by emwild12
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TYLY22

New Jersey

2.25/5  rDev -19.1%

08-07-2013 14:29:49 | More by TYLY22
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mpalestino

Pennsylvania

3/5  rDev +7.9%

08-06-2013 20:14:36 | More by mpalestino
Shock Top Wheat IPA from Anheuser-Busch
66 out of 100 based on 447 ratings.