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RATINGS: 24   MEAN: 2.54/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.59   SEASONAL: Summer   IBU: 14   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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The Potosi Steamboat Shandy is a summer favorite, a Golden Ale blended with pure cane sugar and 100% natural lemon juice. Rated Wisconsinís #1 Summer beer by the Isthmus (2011). Style: Shandy. Apparance: Medium yellow. Aroma: Slight malt aroma, lemon and citrus. Light Body. Taste: Lemony, with a sweet, crisp finish. 5% ABV, 14 IBUs, 12į Plato. #PotosiBeer #SteamboatShandy


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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
wchesser (1514) - Denver, Colorado, USA - JUL 9, 2015
Slightly cloudy yellow, thick foamy head. Nose of wheat, lemon drops. Sweet, sugary, with some lemon but an unfortunate unclean wheat finish. Way too sugary sweet for me.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
rumproasts (4189) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - MAY 19, 2015
bottle. Golden with minimal head. Sweet and pretty syrupy. Light lemonade flavor. Iíd prefer this to Leiney, but thatís about it.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ratman197 (11368) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - FEB 16, 2015
Bottle poured a clear gold with a small lasting white head. Aromas of bread, lemon and light yeast. Palate was light bodied and crisp. Flavors of bread and lemon zest with a crisp lingering lemon finish.

2.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Frank (3470) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JAN 8, 2015
This sweet garbage is actually one of the best things Potosi makes. It smells like caramel and old malt but tastes like carbonated lemonade. It sugary and a bit tart with a slight juicy texture and moderate to vigorous carbonation. Definitely, Iíd be comfortable saying this is a cut above similar beers by, say, Leinenkugel. So damned by faint praise but at least I can come up w/ some sort of praise for this beer. If I had to drink more than one beer by Potosi at a sitting, Iíd chose this one.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
tmoreau (2988) - Lombard, Illinois, USA - OCT 22, 2013
12 oz. bottle poured to a shaker at the Shoreline Restaurant bar in Gillís Rock, WI., displaying a clear, golden hue, with a modest layer of white head foam, and spotty lacing. The nose was sweetness, ripe apple, some lemony tartness, and a brief medicinal hint. The taste was similar, quite sweet & appley, light bodied, and lively carbonated. Not bad as a palate refresher, but somewhat cloying to me.

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   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 2/20
CardsPackHawks (135) - Illinois, USA - FEB 25, 2013
UPDATED: APR 5, 2014 Very, very sweet. I find this close to undrinkable. The lemon flavor is almost like a syrup. Must be why this was on sale at the brewery. Glad I only grabbed one for my mix 6 pack. Much more prefer a Summer Shandy from Leinie. This will not be making much profit for charity.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
kaser (4181) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JAN 20, 2013
Poured from bottle. Creamy head in a yellow clear pour. Grain and earthy aroma. Fruity and sweet taste. Syrupy almost. Not great. Better in summer probably

1.4
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 5/20
Rrauth (1196) - North Carolina, USA - SEP 27, 2012
Bottle. Way to sweet. I didn't read description. Wow. This is for a day that is 100 degrees. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jmagnus87 (2912) - Rockford, Illinois, USA - SEP 3, 2012
12oz bottle poured into a shaker. Pours a clear dark yellow with about a finger of white head. Aroma of dried lemon and some grains. Taste is heavily sweet. Like minute-maid lemonade with an aftertaste of beer. Light bodied with a sticky texture. Lively carbonation and a long finish. Overall, not bad. Great beer for summer. Iím drinking this while working outside so itís good for the moment.

3.1
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
o_Merlin_o (193) - San Diego, California, USA - JUL 7, 2012
Pours like a champagne, with a large amount of crispy white head. Little to no aroma. Quite sweet palate, tasting of pear and granny smith apples. Refreshing on a hot summer day.


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