Shiner Wild Hare Pale Ale | Spoetzl Brewery / Shiner

Shiner Wild Hare Pale AleShiner Wild Hare Pale Ale
912 Ratings
Shiner Wild Hare Pale AleShiner Wild Hare Pale Ale

Brewed by:
Spoetzl Brewery / Shiner
Texas, United States

Style: American Pale Ale (APA)

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.50%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by gtermi on 01-24-2012

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3/5  rDev -9.9%

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3.55/5  rDev +6.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

I am typically quick to judge, but have learned when tasting beer to give the chosen brew a chance to grow on me - Shiner Wild Hare Pale Ale did just that. At first taste I was slightly taken back by the strong citrus and harsh hops, but in the end this beer shined as a well-balanced beer, perfect for the fall.

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2.93/5  rDev -12%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Family Reunion 6'er... hazy lite amber... no real head or retention.

Nose seems like a macro pale ale.. lite citrus and a heavier than wanted toasty maltiness...

Toasty malt is the big player.. Lite but balanced hops are present... Flimsy and not for the PNW!!

Just not very good.


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3/5  rDev -9.9%

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3.58/5  rDev +7.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Appearance - slight cloudiness to the peach/amber brew. A thin light tan head with good resilience.

Aroma - some caramel and citrus blend, a metallic edge.

Taste - caramel grain flavor, somewhat sweet, a little abv exhale. Dry hoppy aftertaste, not especially bitter but a nice balance. A little more bitterness on the finish.

Mouthfeel - crisp, medium-bodied, good for the style.

Overall - a good session beer. Tasty, with good balance.

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Shiner Wild Hare Pale Ale from Spoetzl Brewery / Shiner
Beer rating: 3.33 out of 5 with 912 ratings
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