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RATINGS: 32   MEAN: 3.06/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.01   SEASONAL: Summer   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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Hi Neighbor! Great-Grandfather DeLucia made his first frozen lemonade back in Italy in 1840. During the winter he carried snow into nearby caves and insulated it with straw. When summer arrived, he mixed the snow with fresh, local lemon juice and sugar, making a refreshing drink. His grandson, Angelo, introduced this icy treat to Rhode Island in 1948, and today there are over 30 Delís stands across America. íGansett is proud to present this delicious Shandy with the perfect balance of Narragansett Lager and lemon flavor. Itís refreshingly different!


2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
BrewBoxer (2005) - New York, New York, USA - JUN 4, 2014
Can. Pours a light tan color. Lemon hint not overly sweet. Best as it's cold. Good summer session

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jayspliff (2) - Fort Myers, Florida, USA - JUN 1, 2014 does not count
I havenít had a Delís in about 15 years but this beer took me back in time. Had a nice bitterness to it that balanced any sweetness from the flavoring added. Not the typical "Shandy" flavor...but thatís not a bad thing.

4.9
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
TheBeerLover (1025) - DC Metro Area, USA - MAY 30, 2014
UPDATED: JUN 1, 2014 Delís Frozen Lemonade is an iconic brand in Rhode Island, and this mix of Delís lemon extract and Narragansett Lager is a match made in heaven for any native Rhode Islander like me. Delís is the star here and in a very good way. Lots of good aroma of fresh lemon rind in the nose. More of the same on the palate with tart and sour lemon flavor paired with the good crisp pale malt back bone of Narragansett Lager. Delís Shandy finishes with more good tart, and sour lemon pith bitterness that lingers. This is the perfect summer brew. If you like shandy or raddlers? This is a good as it gets. You want the lemon/lemonade flavor to shine in a good shandy. This is by far the best shandy I have ever tasted. Narragansett knocked it out of the park with this one.

4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
ROBC3366 (650) - north reading, Massachusetts, USA - MAY 26, 2014
Lemon aroma that is pleasing and not overpowering. Very bubbly and head doesn’t last long. Sweet tart lemon flavor that is refreshing and light. Smooth clean finish. This is my favorite shandy I’ve tried so far. Perfect for hot summer days. Narragansett did this one right! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
puboflyons (2145) - Allenstown, New Hampshire, USA - MAY 25, 2014
From the can marked 1284-14:39. The pour is pale yellow leading up to a white fizzy head. The color is pale yellow to copper with a short-lived white head. The aroma brings out a very fruit sensation, which I guess is to be expected from a Shandy. Also some limited biscuit malts. The body is light and refreshing. The taste really highlights the fruit character and comes across as a highly refreshing brew to drink on a hot summer day.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
PorterPounder (5547) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - MAY 24, 2014
Tallahassee, Fl - New Leaf Market - 16 oz Nathanís Hot Dogís looking tall boy can. Slightly hazy medium golden pour, tight white bubbly head. Aroma has some artificial lemon candy-like aroma. Flavor is pretty much all lemon, slightly natural, a bit of tartness. Hint of metal in the back end. Mouthfeel is crisp. Refreshing to say the least.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
halfonit (1164) - Fall River, Massachusetts, USA - MAY 24, 2014
On tap at English Cellar Alehouse. Pours a light golden color. Aroma is of malts and lemon with a slight skunk scent. Flavor is of malts and Delís lemonade is definitely there. Sweet! Leaves a sweeter lemonade beer finish. Not my thing, but itís nice to see two staples in this area come together to make this unique product.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ThirstyBird (1566) - DŁsseldorf, GERMANY - MAY 23, 2014
Thanks to Dave for the can! Pours clear yellow/gold color with a big creamy had. The smell is lemon drops, citrus and thatís about it. The taste is lemon drops with the malt supporting it, a bit sweet to start ending tart and dry. Light body with average carbonation. Certainly novel, I can see some folks really digging this in the summer.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Aurelius (4178) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - MAY 23, 2014
Fresh, non-beer lemonade aroma. Bright tallboy, very pale, clear brew without much head. Cereal and light lemon up front, moderately sweet, fairly tart. Medium-light body. OK, not great. New Leaf Market.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jkwood04 (3947) - Connecticut, USA - MAY 22, 2014
Big can in a teku. Pours golden with a white head. Aroma a nice blend of lemonade and light beer. Flavor the same. Average texture. A solid shandy.


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