Leinenkugel's Summer Shandy | Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Company

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Company
Wisconsin, United States
leinie.com

Style: Fruit / Vegetable Beer

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.20%

Availability: Summer

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Added by jj21 on 03-23-2007

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#45,837
Reviews:
658
Ratings:
3,669
pDev:
23.34%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
68
Gots:
1,193
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Ratings: 3,669 |  Reviews: 658
Photo of mlorfeld
1.06/5  rDev -66.6%
look: 2 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 1

This beer is truly atrocious. It pours a watery yellow with a quickly diminishing head. The smell is of skunkerific. The taste is stale and vomitish. Very thin body. Over all... please pass a Keystone Light.

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Photo of jason419
2.61/5  rDev -17.7%
look: 3 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 2 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75

Photo of godawgs
3.48/5  rDev +9.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of KrissyKat6
4.17/5  rDev +31.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 4

Super tasty and lemony without being super sweet or un-beerlike

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Photo of WiggyKGB
3.25/5  rDev +2.5%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of MWendlandt
3.62/5  rDev +14.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of whiterapid
3.25/5  rDev +2.5%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of AlpacaAlpaca
3.38/5  rDev +6.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Juicy, light, inoffensive. Tasty and uncomplicated. I always give some extra points to a beer that suits outside activities so well. In this case, a Fourth of July concert and fireworks. Cheers!

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Photo of MFS_71
3.65/5  rDev +15.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of torwart68
3.18/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Photo of crumpyto
3.4/5  rDev +7.3%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of elkinbrown
2.95/5  rDev -6.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

Photo of Jo-Rhajak
3.12/5  rDev -1.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Ok so as a beer that wants to be a fruity beer it fails, but it doesn't taste like its advertised. The taste isnt actually bad, just not what you would expect given the packaging. Feels good going down, and I wouldn't rate the taste so low if I wasn't shocked by how different it was. Overall I wouldn't recommend this to someone looking for a fruity beer.

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Photo of jessicani91
3.64/5  rDev +14.8%
look: 4 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

I'm not an expert on beer, but I really like this one.

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Photo of Prospero
2.83/5  rDev -10.7%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

Photo of bwood06
2.85/5  rDev -10.1%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75

A- cloudy and gold with a white frothy head that dissipates to no head extremely quickly. 3/5

S - tart lemonade with a slight caramel malt. 3/5

T - tart lemonade. no sweetness at all. no hop profile. 2.75/5

M - medium bodied. medium carbonation. 3/5

O - not my type of beer. will not revisit unless forced. 2.75/5

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Photo of instinct2
3.32/5  rDev +4.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of BranfordBound
3.08/5  rDev -2.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3

Too sweet and the lemon is artificial. I'm not a huge fan of radlers but this one is pretty meh. Very soapy in the flavor, not digging it. Not sure why americans suck at making radlers...

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Photo of jakecattleco
3.61/5  rDev +13.9%
look: 3 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of chipper17257
3.45/5  rDev +8.8%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of LittleMurphyDog
3.79/5  rDev +19.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

A good riddler, but the lemon taste is a bit too strong. Prefer the Orange version

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Photo of jamesmk48
3.12/5  rDev -1.6%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of Mar3ware
4.11/5  rDev +29.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Nice for a summer beer that you can get practically anywhere now.

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Photo of stratusjeans
3.25/5  rDev +2.5%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of TripelMark
3.28/5  rDev +3.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Leinenkugel's Summer Shandy from Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Company
Beer rating: 3.17 out of 5 with 3,669 ratings