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Leinenkugel's Summer Shandy - Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Company

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2,724 Ratings
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Ratings: 2,724
Reviews: 559
rAvg: 3.14
pDev: 23.57%
Wants: 34
Gots: 323 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Company visit their website
Wisconsin, United States

Style | ABV
Fruit / Vegetable Beer |  4.20% ABV

Availability: Summer

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: jj21 on 03-23-2007)
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touchet20

Ohio

4.25/5  rDev +35.4%

05-20-2012 04:19:37 | More by touchet20
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jsisko01

Michigan

3.6/5  rDev +14.6%

Appearance - Pours an extremely pale, straw yellow color with a centimeter thick head that dissipates instantly. Has very nice lacing..

Smell - Strong scent of lemon zest and lemonade. The wheat is feint.

Taste - Lemon zest, lemonade, and citrus. The beer is very watered down.. I don't even really taste any wheat or grains.

Mouthfeel - Light bodied with high carbonation.

Overall - This beer is pretty good.. Although I can't drink this because it's a killer for people with acid reflux.

05-20-2012 04:00:12 | More by jsisko01
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Mardrommar

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +27.4%

05-20-2012 02:05:26 | More by Mardrommar
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ANTHONYJAY

Michigan

4/5  rDev +27.4%

05-19-2012 13:38:15 | More by ANTHONYJAY
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Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +35.4%

05-19-2012 03:40:15 | More by ksiazewski
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Rhode Island

2.75/5  rDev -12.4%

05-18-2012 21:06:08 | More by Mikecap
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3.5/5  rDev +11.5%

05-18-2012 20:55:33 | More by ACorts
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Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +27.4%

05-18-2012 04:13:56 | More by John_R_Strayer
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athouve1

North Dakota

2.5/5  rDev -20.4%

05-18-2012 02:40:27 | More by athouve1
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4.25/5  rDev +35.4%

05-18-2012 02:27:57 | More by JohnCalvin
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Wisconsin

3.5/5  rDev +11.5%

05-18-2012 01:45:11 | More by Bauman1535
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05-17-2012 19:46:03 | More by runningRedhead
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4.5/5  rDev +43.3%

05-17-2012 17:57:56 | More by Keegan
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Minnesota

1/5  rDev -68.2%

05-17-2012 06:14:22 | More by Disease
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Sytraxis

Minnesota

3.25/5  rDev +3.5%

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Tennessee

3.25/5  rDev +3.5%

05-17-2012 03:40:49 | More by swgwilt
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olbubba

Florida

3/5  rDev -4.5%

05-17-2012 03:04:39 | More by olbubba
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Katerade


4.5/5  rDev +43.3%

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Shakerman

Florida

1.25/5  rDev -60.2%

05-15-2012 03:03:10 | More by Shakerman
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Ohio

3.25/5  rDev +3.5%

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3/5  rDev -4.5%

05-13-2012 20:21:17 | More by Irish7r
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rwhitmore

Kansas

2.5/5  rDev -20.4%

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braican

Massachusetts

3/5  rDev -4.5%

05-13-2012 15:44:02 | More by braican
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Drk93TT

Michigan

3.84/5  rDev +22.3%

A: This beer screams summer to me, a lemon shandy.. the best appearance for a beer on a very hot summer day in my opinion.

S: Lemons, lemons and more lemons. faint lemon rind smell.

T: Tart at first, then mellows out almost like a lemonhead candy. wonderfully tasty and quenching when its miserable hot out.

M: Thin and crisp, yep.

O: Session friendly. Kicked many of these back in college.. great beer for chilling around the house/pool/lake on a nice Michigan summer day.

05-13-2012 02:45:50 | More by Drk93TT
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johnnnniee

New Hampshire

2.83/5  rDev -9.9%

Pours out of the bottle a murky cloudy light yellow color with a smallish white head that dissipates quickly. It looks a lot like the liquid that comes out of one of those plastic lemons only this has a small head on it for a minute or two. The smell is pretty heavy on the lemon. There's a faint spicy wheat beer aroma deep underneath, but I mostly get lemons. The flavor is and odd mix of beer and lemon juice. It tastes like carbonated lemonade with a hint of macro wheat beer mixed in there. Medium to thin body with a spirited level of carbonation and a sweet and tart kind of mouthfeel happening. This one didn't really do it for me.
The lemony aspect of this I kind of enjoyed, but I think that the base beer that they used is just south of lackluster.

05-13-2012 00:41:21 | More by johnnnniee
Leinenkugel's Summer Shandy from Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Company
72 out of 100 based on 2,724 ratings.