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Hoppin’ Frog Turbo Shandy Citrus Ale

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RATINGS: 149   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.95   IBU: 7   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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The release of our Turbo Shandy Citrus Ale is around mid June. Born from European tradition, our Shandy is a refreshing combination of lemon and light malt flavors. Unlike traditional shandys, Turbo Shandy, revs it up a couple of notches with a high test, full flavored approach as only Hoppin’ Frog can do.


2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
arminjewell (8474) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - MAY 6, 2015
Pour out of 22 oz bottle, hazy golden pour with thin quickly fading white head, aroma brought sugar, vanilla, citrus, some lemon notes with some slight bread. Taste was a mix of lemon, sugar, slight biscuit, cracker into a bit of grain, touch of yeast, finishing fairly sweet. Not bad for what it is, glad I was able to split the bomber.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
djd07 (5339) - Houston, Texas, USA - MAR 9, 2015
Bottle. Pours yellow with small frothy white head that lasts. The aroma is strong lemon zest and citrus. Thin mouth, tastes like boozy lemonade and ginger, decent.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
swoopjones (6744) - Buffalo, New York, USA - JUN 28, 2014
sample at GLBN Global Warming Tsting, lemony sugar candy and beer mixed together. decent over ice i suppose. Not my thing but way better than the saranac one

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ICEatALAMO (1095) - Troy, Michigan, USA - MAY 31, 2014
Bottle. The aroma is all citrus. The pour is super light. The taste is super citrus, and nice. Light and refreshing. Not sure why the low rating. Solid. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
merc7186 (2481) - North Tonawanda, New York, USA - NOV 16, 2013
A: Hazy Golden Straw Hue, Passes Some Light, No Head, No Lacing S: Sugary Lemons, Cane Sugar T: Lemon flavored Luedens Cough Drops M: No Carbonation, Light Bodied, SWEET Overall, the whole shandy thing gets a bad rap but this one is a sugar full cough drop. On a side note, my throat feels much better after drinking it...huh.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
camborne (656) - Hopkins, Minnesota, USA - JUL 24, 2013
Straight lemon bomb. Almost a kicked up lemonade. That being said it was very enjoyable. So damn refreshing on a hot day. Understand this is not a serious classic beer but for what it is yummy

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DedicatedToFun (3689) - Santa Monica, California, USA - JUL 24, 2013
Bottle from Cleveland Beer Fest, interesting fruity beer, overall I thought it was decent, light, good.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
beerbaaron (1580) - Arizona, USA - JUN 16, 2013
Clear, straw yellow. Small white head. Citrus, lemon, yeast. Sweet. Lively and superbly refreshing and thirst quenching. Perfect lighter side of medium body. By far my favorite shandy Ive tried. NOTHING better after some time in the summer sun. 22oz goes down in minutes...

4.6
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
MarinEvelyn (654) - Wisconsin, USA - JUN 16, 2013
ahhh yeah, ah yeah. This is the perfect summer beer. Lemon, and a little orange aroma. Amazing sweet lemon/citrus taste. So smooth and light and refreshing. Like Leine’s Summer Shandy super charged.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
hunter112 (59) - Nanuet, New York, USA - JUN 3, 2013
This is refreshing, the only shandy I had tried before it was Leinie’s. This tastes better, and I just wish I had bought more on my recent trip to Ohio.


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