Shock Top Lemon Shandy | Anheuser-Busch

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BEER INFO

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

Style: Fruit / Vegetable Beer

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.20%

Availability: Summer

Notes / Commercial Description:
Our Lemon Shandy is a unique take on the classic Shandy that is distinctly Shock Top.

Brewed with two row and six row malted barley and five different types of hops, this Belgian-Style Wheat Ale is then combined with citrus peels, coriander, natural lemonade flavor and a hint of sugar for a subtle sweetness. The end result is an incredibly refreshing, crisp and smooth beer that hits the spot.

Added by Bitterbill on 03-23-2012

BEER STATS
Ratings:
732
Reviews:
106
Avg:
2.78
pDev:
26.26%
 
 
Wants:
7
Gots:
221
For Trade:
0
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Photo of ScaryEd
1.84/5  rDev -33.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 1.25 | feel: 1.75 | overall: 1.75

Smells like lemon cough drops.

Tastes like lemon cough drops.

Drinks like Pine sol.

I wonder if this could make a good floor cleaner. Will report back with results.

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Photo of rjd722
3.06/5  rDev +10.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3

Photo of Seanecy
3.21/5  rDev +15.5%
look: 2.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3.25

Photo of LWagoner
3.45/5  rDev +24.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Brew_ski
3.17/5  rDev +14%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

Photo of mmmbeer89
4.22/5  rDev +51.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

A really tasty shandy that goes great with food, a perfect beer for a bbq. I don't understand why it's rated so low, I'd get tired of them after a few but a couple are really good

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Photo of xtonytx
2.67/5  rDev -4%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.75

Photo of Edie
1/5  rDev -64%
look: 1 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 1

Photo of BrewskiBrandon
3.5/5  rDev +25.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of B33rcules
3.37/5  rDev +21.2%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Jeremiah_Nelson
2.25/5  rDev -19.1%
look: 2.25 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2.25

Photo of dacrza1
2.08/5  rDev -25.2%
look: 2 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 2

DATE: August 14, 2016... OCCASION: Returning home from a great time at Penn State with Jer...watching the Olympics and trying to cool down...GLASSWARE: PSU weizen... sparse bubbles settle through a murky yellow gold body... the head is off-white and finishes before it begins to a pencil-thin circle.... lemon grass and citric juices mingle with malt liquor malts and throat lozenge to suggest this might have some work to do... first sip is light, fizzy, active at the tongue, short on its finish--perhaps this is a good thing, as the beefy, obscure flavor makes for a forgettable finish...overall, drinkable, if not somewhat bland... flavor profile is singularly lemonade, with malty sweetness providing some backbone and attempting balance to an otherwise lemony experience... tough to get behind this one when not trying to stave off the sun or the heat; in an air-conditioned room, this beer doesn't really win...

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Photo of Alexc11
2.7/5  rDev -2.9%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.75

So-so beer but if you're having one at the table on a summer evening it'll pass. I liked the yellow color of the beer (probably because of the lemon). Speaking of lemon, it didn't have a "fresh" taste or feel you'd expect from lemon. I remember Twist Shandy back in the day and it pretty much reminded me of it.

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Photo of dag1991
2.31/5  rDev -16.9%
look: 2 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2 | overall: 2.25

Photo of JorgesThemeSwimming
3.09/5  rDev +11.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

Photo of Gkruszewski
2.67/5  rDev -4%
look: 3 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

Photo of Pablobomb
3.33/5  rDev +19.8%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of KensWorld
2.94/5  rDev +5.8%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3

Photo of Zaphog
2.84/5  rDev +2.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75

Photo of BeerLover99
1.73/5  rDev -37.8%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 1.75 | overall: 1.75

Photo of txmilligan
2.81/5  rDev +1.1%
look: 2.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

I was grilling last night after a grueling hot North Texas day. Our dinner guests brought white wine and a six of the Shock Top shandy. I've never had a Shock Top before, and I'll admit, I was surprised to find out later this is an AB boutique beer. It was refreshing and enjoyable for a hot summer day, and it at least had the lemon flavor going for it. I wouldn't buy it for myself, but it was a pleasant experience.

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Photo of Peaches13
2.5/5  rDev -10.1%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Photo of Wer34truh
3.03/5  rDev +9%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.5

Photo of Jsalz21
2.08/5  rDev -25.2%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2

Photo of papat444
2.75/5  rDev -1.1%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

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Shock Top Lemon Shandy from Anheuser-Busch
2.78 out of 5 based on 732 ratings.
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