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Leinenkugel's Summer Shandy - Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Company

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Ratings: 2,554
Reviews: 554
rAvg: 3.14
pDev: 23.25%
Wants: 28
Gots: 246 | FT: 0
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Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Company visit their website
Wisconsin, United States

Style | ABV
Fruit / Vegetable Beer |  4.20% ABV

Availability: Summer

Notes/Commercial Description:
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(Beer added by: jj21 on 03-23-2007)
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hoffhin2

Michigan

3.15/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Appearance: A yellow golden color that is not completely clear. Very small and thin head.

Smell: Clear lemon smell with a slight floral scent. Overall, I really smell the lemons mainly.

Taste: Very tart and refreshing beer. Has a sweet lemon taste and is enjoyable as a summer beer. Pretty decent beer but I feel like this is almost a beer made for non beer drinkers.

Overall: It is a fun beer to drink during the summer due to how refreshing and light it is. I would not be able to drink a lot of it but having a bottle every once in a while I can see myself doing.

Serving type: bottle

04-21-2014 12:59:37 | More by hoffhin2
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tkdchampxi

New Jersey

3.5/5  rDev +11.5%

04-20-2014 20:36:51 | More by tkdchampxi
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lswilma

Wisconsin

2.25/5  rDev -28.3%

04-20-2014 19:23:09 | More by lswilma
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njbusa

New Jersey

3.25/5  rDev +3.5%

04-19-2014 22:49:46 | More by njbusa
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Ohiolager

Ohio

2.99/5  rDev -4.8%
look: 2.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Leinenkugel's Summer Shandy 6pk bottles $8.99(OH)

12 oz brown bottle poured into a stemless white wine glass. Freshness date painted on bottle neck.

Pours a hazy yellow color. A two finger white head that fizzles away pretty quickly. Leaving little to no lacing.

The aroma is wheaty, and lots of lemons with a touch of honey. The lemon smell is clean, doesn't smell fake or pectin based.

Taste follows the nose. A light wheaty taste, followed by a splash of lemons with a light touch of honey. Good and refreshing.

Mouth feel is light but not watery. Crisp, well carbonated and a light lemon tang will stick around for a while. Not too dry and not a tad bit bitter.

Overall not bad, just not my type of beer. Its crisp, clean and refreshing and i bet better on a hot summer day. However its mid April, not summer and this is already released? Whats next Oktoberfest in August? Anyway back on point, Hot day or not i would rather have a traditional Hefe over this any day.

Serving type: bottle

04-19-2014 05:23:47 | More by Ohiolager
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memphisjet

Virginia

3.25/5  rDev +3.5%

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3.25/5  rDev +3.5%

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Kentucky

2.75/5  rDev -12.4%

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New Hampshire

4/5  rDev +27.4%

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New Jersey

3.25/5  rDev +3.5%

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SkinniePost

Wisconsin

3.25/5  rDev +3.5%

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Sebas

North Carolina

1.5/5  rDev -52.2%

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axxe

Maryland

2.75/5  rDev -12.4%

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AmishLightning

Illinois

2.75/5  rDev -12.4%

04-16-2014 02:31:27 | More by AmishLightning
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mwc716

Georgia

3.5/5  rDev +11.5%

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Jhoana_Rojo


4.5/5  rDev +43.3%

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Florida

2.5/5  rDev -20.4%

04-12-2014 18:08:10 | More by Notacraftdrinker
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aklude

Indiana

3.75/5  rDev +19.4%

04-12-2014 05:09:13 | More by aklude
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Florida

2/5  rDev -36.3%

04-10-2014 22:51:22 | More by HOPHEADNATIONMATT
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erjbeer

Nebraska

2/5  rDev -36.3%

04-10-2014 22:48:17 | More by erjbeer
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New Mexico

4/5  rDev +27.4%

04-10-2014 00:11:03 | More by brandoncun
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Malone47

Illinois

4/5  rDev +27.4%

04-09-2014 16:15:29 | More by Malone47
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Florida

3/5  rDev -4.5%

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Rhode Island

3.25/5  rDev +3.5%

04-09-2014 15:05:18 | More by MikeC144
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zdogix

Pennsylvania

3.25/5  rDev +3.5%

04-09-2014 09:38:13 | More by zdogix
Leinenkugel's Summer Shandy from Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Company
72 out of 100 based on 2,554 ratings.