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Curious Traveler Shandy - The Traveler Beer Co.

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BA SCORE
77
okay

385 Ratings
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Ratings: 385
Reviews: 50
rAvg: 3.38
pDev: 17.75%
Wants: 13
Gots: 59 | FT: 0
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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2.75/5  rDev -18.6%

Zach_H, Aug 10, 2014
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3/5  rDev -11.2%

bourassa23, Aug 09, 2014
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2.75/5  rDev -18.6%

KG710, Aug 08, 2014
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3/5  rDev -11.2%

oriolesfan4, Aug 08, 2014
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2.75/5  rDev -18.6%

j0hnc2468, Aug 07, 2014
Photo of Brenden
3.63/5  rDev +7.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3.75

It certainly looks the part, a lemon soda-colored brew with some fizziness but a substantial and lasting head as opposed to a soda. It's not large, but it has staying power and leaves more than moderate lacing.
It's got some beer character to it while being as refreshing as the style requires. It does have a light caramel-type malt and a ghost of pine. Otherwise, it's all lemon. There's an earthy sort of backbone that doesn't get heavy. I really don't get anything artificial here; just some juicy lemon, tart and zesty, a light peppery note, and a definite note of lemon peel itself, mildly bitter. They did what they set out to do, ending up with a simple but very nice little shandy.
It's light-bodied but almost medium, still crisp without being overly effervescent, nicely carbonated, soda-like as most of the style but with more body. Despite that, it doesn't lose its refreshing nature at all.

Brenden, Aug 04, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -3.8%

harpus, Aug 04, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +10.9%

pghprogrammer4, Jul 31, 2014
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3/5  rDev -11.2%

J-Bonestradamus, Jul 30, 2014
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2.75/5  rDev -18.6%

Sellen, Jul 30, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev +3.6%

costanzo_mike, Jul 29, 2014
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4/5  rDev +18.3%

Thunker, Jul 28, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +25.7%

jeffyboy65, Jul 27, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev +3.6%

apurpura214, Jul 27, 2014
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3/5  rDev -11.2%

ygtbsm94, Jul 27, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +10.9%

Brianc346, Jul 27, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -3.8%

Betajeff, Jul 27, 2014
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4/5  rDev +18.3%

BrewsBr0ther, Jul 26, 2014
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4/5  rDev +18.3%

Jimbo321, Jul 25, 2014
Photo of tigg924
3.31/5  rDev -2.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Appearance: bright yellow in color, 1/4 inch head, cloudy, moderate carbonation

Smell: lemonade and light ginger

Taste: lemonade and ginger

Mouthfeel: medium bodied and carbonation, sweet with spiciness.

Overall: An ok to above average shandy. I get lemonade and distinct ginger, but not much beer taste. Not bad, but I think there are better shandies out there.

tigg924, Jul 24, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev +3.6%

Cramerican, Jul 24, 2014
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3/5  rDev -11.2%

Chuffbomb, Jul 23, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +10.9%

Niedzws, Jul 23, 2014
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3/5  rDev -11.2%

curlybird, Jul 22, 2014
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5/5  rDev +47.9%

Hoosiertex, Jul 22, 2014
Curious Traveler Shandy from The Traveler Beer Co.
77 out of 100 based on 385 ratings.