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RATINGS: 152   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.96   IBU: 7   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
dalekliz (899) - San Diego, California, USA - SEP 7, 2011
Bottle. Pours a hazy orange-yellow with lots of bubbles. Aroma is sweet and crisp, very bright and refreshing, of citrus and sugar. Taste is sweet and tart, juicy lemon, sugar, and just a hint of malt. Lingering tartness with a tacky sweetness. More like an alcopop than a beer, but very refreshing.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 3/20
phillybeer7779 (101) - Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 6, 2011
Poured from a bottle. This smells and tastes like carbonated lemonade. I give it credit for hiding the alcohol well, but it would be way cheaper to make an electric lemonade, which would be about the same. Not a good beer at all.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
DocLock (8593) - Lower Pottsgrove, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 3, 2011
Bomber from Capone’s and Craft Ale House. Pours turbid, post-multi vitamin urine yellow with minimal head. Nose is lemony citrus, malt, some earthy notes. Tastes very citric, lemony and orangy, with mild malt notes and a fruity finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
hopdog (9940) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 30, 2011
22oz bottle. Poured a cloudy yellow color with a small sized head. Aromas and tastes of limes and lemons. Sweet with a light tart finish. Different.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
potbeerjob (1343) - Denver, Colorado, USA - AUG 21, 2011
Very citrusy and weird. I don’t really know this style that well but this tastes like a weird limeade to me.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Damico (2948) - Royersford, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 18, 2011
Pours light cloudy lemon with a nice white on top. The aroma is sweet and very citrusy fruity juicy. The flavor is a medium syrupy sweet with tons of lemon and orange citrus flavors. Definitely more on the lemon than beer side of a shandy, but pleasant on a hot sunny day down the shore.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
GnarlyGnome (803) - Fairfield, Ohio, USA - AUG 3, 2011
Bottle: pours a yellow with a little bit of orange color. It has a sweet aroma of lemons. The flavors are much in line with the aroma... Lemons, lemonade, lemony. It lingers well after you finish... Not my favorite, but it falls in line with a shandy.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
superspak (3488) - Michigan, USA - JUL 28, 2011
22 ounce bottle, bottled in May, picked it up at the brewery. Pours slightly hazy bright golden amber color with a small foamy white head that reduces to nothing pretty quickly. A good amount of carbonation nucleation from the bottom of the glass as well. Huge aromas of lemon zest, orange zest, lime, and a bit of yeast breadiness. Interesting aromas to say the least, smells like fresca or something. Taste of huge lemon, lime, orange zest, and a bit of spiciness. Some tartness from the lemon and lime on the finish, with lingering citrus notes for a brief period of time. No bitterness noticed at all. Medium body and medium carbonation. No alcohol noticed other than a slight warming after the finish. Very easy to drink for 7% ABV. Overall, this is actually pretty damn good. I don’t think I have actually had a shandy before, but this is tasty stuff!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
stangger (615) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 27, 2011
Bottle at brady’s in Trevose. Light golden color. Aroma is lemon zest/orange. Taste is lemonade, very sweet, with a hint of a grainy malt backbone and tiny bitter finish. It’s light and refreshing, a really nice warm weather beer. Not amazing but kind of nice.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
unclemike (2567) - Ft. Riley, Kansas, USA - JUL 11, 2011
Pours a light golden with thin white head. Smells like a lemon/lime gatorade to me. Taste of lemon/lime and citrus. Not terribly sweet in the finish actually. Very refreshing, probably couldn’t drink too much of this though.

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