Shiner Ruby Redbird | Spoetzl Brewery / Shiner

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BEER INFO

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

Style: Fruit / Vegetable Beer

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.01%

Availability: Summer

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by wagenvolks on 03-17-2011

BEER STATS
Ratings:
1,286
Reviews:
275
Avg:
3.13
pDev:
22.68%
 
 
Wants:
25
Gots:
388
For Trade:
0
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3.25/5  rDev +3.8%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

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3.4/5  rDev +8.6%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.25

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3.32/5  rDev +6.1%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

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3.5/5  rDev +11.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

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3.06/5  rDev -2.2%
look: 3 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.75

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3.25/5  rDev +3.8%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

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3.1/5  rDev -1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

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2.94/5  rDev -6.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75

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3.6/5  rDev +15%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

I like this beer. Is the spice clove or ginger? The combination with grapefruit works for me.

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3.39/5  rDev +8.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

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2.04/5  rDev -34.8%
look: 2.25 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2

A macro lager with mostly ginger. Not good at all.

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3.81/5  rDev +21.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

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3.37/5  rDev +7.7%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

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2.01/5  rDev -35.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 2 | taste: 1.75 | feel: 1.75 | overall: 2

I did not enjoy this beer. Too bitter.

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3.23/5  rDev +3.2%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.25

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3.45/5  rDev +10.2%
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4.6/5  rDev +47%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

Yummmm! My wife says she'd "drink the hell out of it."

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3/5  rDev -4.2%
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3.86/5  rDev +23.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Nice orange gold color. Smells of grapefruit with floral notes. Taste is crisp clean grapefruit followed by ginger with a nice warning effect. It is good and refreshing.

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3/5  rDev -4.2%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

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3.16/5  rDev +1%
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3.95/5  rDev +26.2%
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Great smelling and tasting beer. Lots of ginger and grapefruit.

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3.5/5  rDev +11.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

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Shiner Ruby Redbird from Spoetzl Brewery / Shiner
3.13 out of 5 based on 1,286 ratings.
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