Shock Top Belgian White | Anheuser-Busch

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Shock Top Belgian WhiteShock Top Belgian White
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Anheuser-Busch
Missouri, United States
anheuser-busch.com

Style: Witbier

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.20%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Originally known as Spring Heat Spiced Wheat

We’ve shaken up traditional tastes by brewing a spiced Belgian-style wheat ale with real orange, lemon and lime peels,and then added a little coriander spice to the mix. This uniquely-crafted and award-winning ale is unfiltered to create a brew that is naturally cloudy with a light golden color and a smooth, refreshing finish.

Added by zjungleist on 03-11-2006

BEER STATS
Ratings:
3,851
Reviews:
887
Avg:
3.02
pDev:
22.85%
 
 
Wants:
53
Gots:
1,025
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The aroma is below average.

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One of the worst beers I've ever sampled. Needless to say I will avoid at all costs.

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Shock Top Belgian White from Anheuser-Busch
3.02 out of 5 based on 3,851 ratings.
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