Shock Top Honeycrisp Apple Wheat | Anheuser-Busch

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Shock Top Honeycrisp Apple WheatShock Top Honeycrisp Apple Wheat

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Missouri, United States

Style: Fruit / Vegetable Beer

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.20%

Availability: Spring

Notes / Commercial Description:
Shock Top Honeycrisp Apple Wheat is a unique, hand crafted brewed hybrid of Belgian wheat beer and sweet cider, with natural Honeycrisp flavor added to produce an innovative new brew that is crisp, refreshing and flavorful. This unfiltered brew is the perfect beer to welcome the warming Spring days.

Added by Jason on 01-10-2013

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3/5  rDev -5.4%

Photo of BrewMaven
3.52/5  rDev +11%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Wifey brought this home for me.

Really hazy deep gold with a nice heathy white hat that "stuck around" for quite a bit. Rampant carbonation.

Strong whiffs of green apple and wheat..yeast? The apple is literally tart on my nose.

Taste is more green apple sweet tartness, with a drying slightly warming finish. Surprisingly sticky mouthfeel with diminishing carbonation.

Not bad considering I'm not usually a big fan of "apple" in a beer.

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3.75/5  rDev +18.3%

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2.5/5  rDev -21.1%

Photo of Joe_Detweiler
4/5  rDev +26.2%

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3/5  rDev -5.4%

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2.25/5  rDev -29%

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3.5/5  rDev +10.4%

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1.25/5  rDev -60.6%

Photo of davemathews68
2/5  rDev -36.9%

Photo of Boggdogg
2.16/5  rDev -31.9%
look: 2 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

Pours a clouldy yellow color with a small white head that fades to nothing quickly. No lacing. Smell is strong with apple and nothing else. Taste was much the same as smell like sour apples. Not bad if you want a light hard cider but I wouldn't classify it as a beer.

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3/5  rDev -5.4%

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2.25/5  rDev -29%

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3/5  rDev -5.4%

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2.5/5  rDev -21.1%

Photo of TammyC2164
3.4/5  rDev +7.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

I like this one it has mild apple taste. Most appealing is the gluten free as I have a friend who has issues with gluten so we can drink this together. Its much better cool but not refrigerator cold. We had this on summer day and it was very refreshing and not heavy like some beverages can be. For me this is great Grilled food Beer.

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3/5  rDev -5.4%

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3.25/5  rDev +2.5%

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3.75/5  rDev +18.3%

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3.5/5  rDev +10.4%

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3.5/5  rDev +10.4%

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1.5/5  rDev -52.7%

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3.5/5  rDev +10.4%

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4.25/5  rDev +34.1%

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4.5/5  rDev +42%

Shock Top Honeycrisp Apple Wheat from Anheuser-Busch
3.17 out of 5 based on 878 ratings.
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