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Shiner Holiday Cheer | Spoetzl Brewery / Shiner

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3.56/5
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1,602 Ratings
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Spoetzl Brewery / Shiner
Texas, United States
shiner.com

Style: Dunkelweizen

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.40%

Availability: Winter

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by Atlas1 on 10-26-2008

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#39,743
Reviews:
409
Ratings:
1,602
pDev:
17.42%
Bros Score:
3.7
 
 
Wants:
41
Gots:
528
Trade:
0
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3.25/5  rDev -8.7%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

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3.54/5  rDev -0.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of ChrisG523
3/5  rDev -15.7%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of Treyh9
4.94/5  rDev +38.8%
look: 5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

On the sweeter side, but one of my favorites

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Photo of caahare
2/5  rDev -43.8%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

Photo of arrott
3.54/5  rDev -0.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Skillet
3.77/5  rDev +5.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of kojevergas
2.32/5  rDev -34.8%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2.5

Bottle from a Trader Joe's in Austin ran me $1.34 USD.

D+ (2.32) / NOT RECOMMENDED

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3.24/5  rDev -9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

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3.02/5  rDev -15.2%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of gtlloyd
1.56/5  rDev -56.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 1.25 | taste: 1.25 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 1.5

Taste a little like peach robitussan. This was a drain pour.

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1/5  rDev -71.9%
look: 1 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 1

quite possibly the worst beer i've ever tasted. tastes like someone mixed a wine cooler with a dunkel. don't pour it in a glass. smell makes it worse. wtf is wrong with you people giving this a 3??

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3.93/5  rDev +10.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

This is my favorite Christmas beer. I look forward to it every year and now that I live in Korea I hate that I can't get it anymore. The spices and fruit really come through and make me think of Christmas dinner with my family.

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3.85/5  rDev +8.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

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2.58/5  rDev -27.5%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

5/28/17 (Fox River Grove). 12 oz bottle poured into standard pint glass. Cherry red pour, minimal head. Peach and cinnamon aroma. Peach taste, somewhat watery, minimal carbonation, smooth drinking. Overall mediocre offering.

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Photo of ajdemma
3.29/5  rDev -7.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Photo of StevenMilligan
3.06/5  rDev -14%
look: 3 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of digitalflood
3.81/5  rDev +7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of rsuarez1982
3.66/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of vette2006c5r
2.08/5  rDev -41.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 1.75 | taste: 1.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 1.75

Shiner Holiday Cheer pours a dark amber color with not much head. Big fake peach aroma. Flavor is just peach, nothing else. Good feel. Overall, its just carbonated peach juice.

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Photo of futiledevices
3.84/5  rDev +7.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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2.48/5  rDev -30.3%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2 | overall: 2.5

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3.25/5  rDev -8.7%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

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3.75/5  rDev +5.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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3.62/5  rDev +1.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

I bought a bottle of this off the single shelf at Binnys. It poured a clear rich amber with thin white head that is not leaving any lace. The scent had hints of ripe fruit and nut. The taste is fruit leaning. The Mouthfeel is lighter in body with smooth carbonation. Overall it's a decent beer.

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Shiner Holiday Cheer from Spoetzl Brewery / Shiner
Beer rating: 3.56 out of 5 with 1,602 ratings
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