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Shiner Smokehaus - Spoetzl Brewery

Shiner Smokehaus

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Overall: 7.00/10 by 1 dude

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Style: Wood-Aged Beer

ABV: 4.89%

IBU: 16

Season: Year Round

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  • Color: Medium Straw
  • Poured into a normal pint glass. The medium body foam quickly filled the glass and I had to wait to continue pouring the drink. Head was white with medium retention and a fair amount of lacing.

    The aroma has sweet malt/grain. There is a slight scent of mesquite but the sweetness is the strongest; although I wouldn't call it an overly strong scent.

    The flavor starts off with sweet malt, followed by a transition form the malt to mesquite, and ends with the mesquite taking over. I almost thought I had a barbecue Pringle in my mouth.

    Low carbonation and a light mouthfeel make this a light beer overall. Easy to drink without any overwhelming flavors. Seems more like a macro-brew with the slight twist of mesquite. Probably not a beer for the stout snobs.

    An easy drinking brew that could be really refreshing and fun at a family get together on a hot summer day. Enjoy!
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  • Reviewed: Tuesday, July 14, 2009 at 21:55:11
  • Tasted: Tuesday, July 14, 2009
  • $1.25 for 12 oz. bottle
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  • $1.25, 1 serving(s), 12 oz. bottles
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