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Tenacious Traveler Shandy - The Traveler Beer Co.

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BA SCORE
75
okay

103 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 103
Reviews: 21
rAvg: 3.25
pDev: 19.38%
Wants: 2
Gots: 7 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
The Traveler Beer Co. visit their website
Vermont, United States

Style | ABV
Herbed / Spiced Beer |  4.40% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: jwc215 on 10-09-2012)
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smcolw

Massachusetts

3.26/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 3 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 3

Very cloudy. Whitish gold color. No head nor lace.

Strong ginger aroma. Semisweet, but not where I notice specific honey smells

More honey like in the taste. Very sweet with a squeeze of lemon. There's a touch of beef stew to the flavor. Rich body and moderately low carbonation. Think sweet lemonade and a pilsner.

Serving type: bottle

04-21-2013 17:17:56 | More by smcolw
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In_Control_Mike

Massachusetts

3.25/5  rDev 0%

04-19-2013 22:26:35 | More by In_Control_Mike
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Celtics76

Rhode Island

3.5/5  rDev +7.7%

04-09-2013 19:11:32 | More by Celtics76
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sgttibbs

Minnesota

3.25/5  rDev 0%

04-08-2013 13:17:50 | More by sgttibbs
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freeHorizon

New York

3.5/5  rDev +7.7%

04-08-2013 05:09:24 | More by freeHorizon
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secondtooth

Indiana

3.35/5  rDev +3.1%
look: 3 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Pours a cloudy orange, like a ruddy hefeweizen (the wheat beer foundation shines through), and with substantial off-white carbonation. No lace, though.

Nose is spicy ginger, with a touch of lemon citrus. Not extravagant, but appealing.

Flavor is dominated by the ginger infusion, but with touches of smooth and sweet honey and some lemony citrus. Body is fittingly light, and this proves to be quite drinkable. Not a terrible shandy, and surely quite refreshing on a hot day.

Serving type: bottle

04-06-2013 20:16:53 | More by secondtooth
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huddyball

New Hampshire

3.75/5  rDev +15.4%

04-05-2013 22:53:49 | More by huddyball
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troynos

New Hampshire

3/5  rDev -7.7%

04-04-2013 13:46:15 | More by troynos
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bluerabbit

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +23.1%

04-01-2013 21:28:27 | More by bluerabbit
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TheBigBoy

Pennsylvania

2.5/5  rDev -23.1%

03-17-2013 23:52:41 | More by TheBigBoy
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DIPAFAN

New Jersey

3/5  rDev -7.7%

02-18-2013 21:36:16 | More by DIPAFAN
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thedoubler55

New Jersey

2.81/5  rDev -13.5%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

A: A cloudy yellow color, no head at all and a slight bit of lacing around the glass.

S: The smell was completely citrus and lemon, a slight hint of white wine as well.

T: Taste was like an orangina, lots of citrus fruit and lemon throughout.

M: A lot of carbonation and medium bodied

O: I dont even know why I ordered this, it was not good, very carbonated and not tasteful.

Serving type: bottle

02-09-2013 18:34:32 | More by thedoubler55
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LJWalker

Alabama

3.75/5  rDev +15.4%

01-30-2013 04:19:53 | More by LJWalker
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Klif

Indiana

3/5  rDev -7.7%

01-27-2013 17:58:58 | More by Klif
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PaulD

Massachusetts

3/5  rDev -7.7%

01-27-2013 14:24:10 | More by PaulD
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freddypsu

Pennsylvania

2.05/5  rDev -36.9%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2 | feel: 1.75 | overall: 2

A - bright, almost clear yellow.
S - Reminded me of lemon gatorade with ginger dropped in it.
T - See above. No hope profile whatsoever. Very sweet, is this beer or a zima?
M- Syrupy like cough medicine.
O- I'm open to different types of beer, but this is not very good. I actually had trouble finishing it.

Serving type: bottle

01-12-2013 02:28:59 | More by freddypsu
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prolixist

New York

2/5  rDev -38.5%

12-31-2012 04:45:30 | More by prolixist
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mountdew1

New Hampshire

3.6/5  rDev +10.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Poured into a weizen glass. Poured a hazy cloudy amber, with a generous 3 finger white frothy head. Plentiful streams of carbonation rose from the bottom. Aroma was pretty much as described, initial blast of lemon citrus scent. As it mellowed out, the honey sweet could be detected. Taste was initially a bit bland and watery. Shifted to a lemonade flavor that was fairly well balanced, not overly tart or sweet. Not a bad flavor, but I don't think it fits the wheat ale style well. Coated ok, a tad sticky. Overall a good shandy, but not really what I would expect of in a wheat ale.

Serving type: bottle

12-28-2012 22:12:33 | More by mountdew1
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fbloise77

Pennsylvania

3/5  rDev -7.7%

12-23-2012 18:35:43 | More by fbloise77
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Proclarush

Maryland

2.5/5  rDev -23.1%

12-20-2012 04:39:48 | More by Proclarush
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Knapp85

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev +15.4%
look: 3 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

This poured out as a light amber color with a cream colored head on top. The retention and lacing were minimal. The smell of the beer had quite a bit of ginger on the nose with some subtle malt sweetness. The taste has plenty of fresh tasting ginger from start to finish, some subtle lemon flavors in there as well as a subtle malt sweetness as well. The mouthfeel is light, smooth and fairly refreshing. Overall this beer is pretty interesting, not sure how much Ginger I could handle in a sitting. I could see this being a one bottle beer a day or something like that.

Serving type: bottle

12-02-2012 03:44:00 | More by Knapp85
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shand

Florida

4.08/5  rDev +25.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

I've got to say - despite the midding reviews I've been on the lookout for this guy. I just love ginger, and a shandy with ginger sounded right up my alley. It really is a stunning looking beer, it's got a nice hazy color that goes from white on the thin areas of my glass to orange of the thick. The aroma is superb, it's got a nice sharp lemon and ginger aroma that really draws me in. A big honey note comes in on the tongue that I didn't get out of the nose, along with the very nice lemon flavor and a ginger note that works well with the wheaty finish. As a ginger maniac, I want more ginger and less honey, but it's still tasty. The mouthfeel seems a a bit too heavy and sticky at the finish. Don't get me wrong, it's got a light body, but it seems to stick around a little too long in the mouth. The drinkability is solid. Overall, a good shandy that offers a nice twist on the formula.

Serving type: bottle

11-30-2012 21:14:36 | More by shand
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Mel


4/5  rDev +23.1%

11-22-2012 21:42:19 | More by Mel
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Darkapocalyptica

Pennsylvania

2.75/5  rDev -15.4%

10-31-2012 20:01:49 | More by Darkapocalyptica
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inlimbo77

Delaware

3/5  rDev -7.7%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

4oz pour, best by 2/2013 on label
Served at The Queen Theater in Wilmington, DE

A: Poured out a bright yellow orange type color. Not a ton of head, about a half finger of bright white head that faded down quite quickly. When I swirled it, it left some good lacing. No alcohol feet.

S: Smells like a lemonade actually. Can already tell that I am not a fan of this beer. Lemon. Coriander. Ginger. Smells of wheat beer without the Belgian yeast spiciness.

T: Taste follows the nose. Sweet lemonade like flavors. You get that coriander and ginger flavor that you smelled. It just doesn't have the wheat malt bill or Belgian yeast that a wit beer would have. Sitting at a table with all females who ended up loving it, go figure.

M: Light bodied with plenty of carbonation.

Serving type: bottle

10-24-2012 17:36:14 | More by inlimbo77
Tenacious Traveler Shandy from The Traveler Beer Co.
75 out of 100 based on 103 ratings.