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Curious Traveler Shandy - The Traveler Beer Co.

Curious Traveler ShandyCurious Traveler Shandy

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224 Ratings
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Ratings: 224
Reviews: 42
rAvg: 3.36
pDev: 17.56%


Brewed by:
The Traveler Beer Co. visit their website
Vermont, United States

Style | ABV
Fruit / Vegetable Beer |  4.40% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: goblue3509 on 06-14-2012)
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Reviews by roger617:
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roger617

Indiana

3.59/5  rDev +6.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

12 oz bottle poured into pint glass

A: 3.5 Pours lightly golden with 1 finger of head that receded over just a minute. Resembles a wheat ale, wee so slightly darker in color.

S: 3.25 Lemon up front. Heavy citrus all around.

T: 3.75 Lemon up front, and in the middle, and after. Hints of lime, orange, grapefruit. Very sweet yet subtly tart. Great balance of flavors.

M: 3.75 Nicely carbonated. Very drinkable on many levels.
O: 3.5 The appeal to this beer is by far it's drinkability during the hot Summer months. A delicious beer that goes down smooth and leaves you wanting more. A great session!

Serving type: bottle

06-11-2013 23:25:59 | More by roger617
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A: Murky orange yellow, thick looking, some carbonation visible.

S: Slight citrus.

T: Straight Mimosa. Tastes exactly like a Mimosa. Orange and citrusy.

M: Smooth and thin, refreshing. Slight, but enough, carbonation.

O: Extremely refreshing, tastes just like a Mimosa, perfect summer drink.

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It actually looks like a hazy white ale, bright yellow hazed sunshine summery shandy. Head forms nice bright white intricate lacing I can't complain about appearance, I have passed this stuff up since it was released, it showed up at my local, but I'd figure I would try now. Aroma bright lemon peel, bitter pith, bready notes hints of yeast additions. Flavor biscuit malt at the base with a big rounded sweetness, juicy lemon meringue creamy textures, balanced spritzy lemon lime peel additions almost like a witbier spiked with Sprite. I has you burping up the lemon peel notes after a few sips, actually much less offensive than I was expecting. Refreshing summer style ale, somebody had to compete with the success that Leinenkugel's has had with their summer shandy cans. As I inspect the label I keep thinking this looks like it has Sam Adams written all over it, the fine print reveals that it's brewed by Boston Beer Company marketed by a company out of Burlington, VT. I expect the same from the Angry Orchard offerings, just by looking at the packaging. Mouthfeel is creamy smooth refreshing summery offering that is being sold year round, I'm not sure how often I plan to partake but it's honestly pretty solid for what it is. I like the lower abv, at 4.4% abv this would be easy to imbibe a couple especially if I take my acid reflux meds, that's the only mouthfeel gripe I have is the acidity...carbonation is dead on carries it well really not cloying to me at all. Overall if you enjoy this type of beverage after cutting the grass, it's definitely refreshing for the warmer months.

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Curious Traveler Shandy from The Traveler Beer Co.
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