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RATINGS: 507   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.1   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 162   ABV: 5.4%
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’Tis the Season for Cheer

Happy Holidays from the "Little Brewery" in Shiner, TX. We hope you enjoy your Shiner Cheer, an Old World Dunkelweizen brewed with Texas peaches and roasted pecans. The malty flavors of this dark wheat ale are enhanced through the use of malted barley and wheat. And Kräusening ensures a smoothnessthat makes the subtle peach and pecan flavors all the more satisfying. May your days be merry and bright and your Shiner be cold.


   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
stevoj (2835) - Boise, Idaho, USA - JAN 16, 2015
Dunkelweizen? Hmmmm....mostly sweet tree fruit, pecans barely noticeable. Decent head, light weight body and mouthfeel. Nothing memorable here, trying to place peaches in the realm of winter seasonal flavors, doesn’t work...

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
scoth (602) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - JAN 9, 2015
Pours clear amber brown with a medium head, rapidly diminishing, very fine lacing. Strong peach aroma with lighter notes of pecan, caramel, biscuit. Light body, smooth and creamy. Medium sweet, a touch of citrus, and a gentle bitter finish. Like drinking dried apricots with malt. If it were much thicker it would be too sweet, but it’s kind of enjoyable.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DedicatedToFun (3913) - Santa Monica, California, USA - DEC 31, 2014
Tap, amber pour, off white head, nose is spices, taste is malty, spices, oranges, wheat, meh

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Block (1676) - Indianapolis, Indiana, USA - DEC 30, 2014
This beer had a very fruity aroma. Dark amber pour, white head. Flavor is fruity, cherry, strawberry, red fruits. Finish is a but off, dry, bitter. Overall, interesting but one was enough.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
NikkTwist (1971) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 29, 2014
Draft at Milkboy. Clear dark orange pour with some off-white foam. Medium dark malts underneath but bright and peachy up top. Strong pink peaches. Orange marmalade leather. Enough hop bite to balance off the sweetness. Some drying tannins. Unusual.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
bigtaster (791) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - DEC 29, 2014
Pours a clear pale yellow/ivory color with a decent white head. Nose is huge hit of peach and pecans, maybe some vanilla, hard to look past the peach. Body is light and creamy with medium carbonation initially very sweet with some sweetness being reduced into the finish. Intense peach aromas and flavors with a definite nutty sidekick. Does not have the artificial flavoring feel to it even with the intensity of the fruit, unique beer but I wouldn’t ever have more than one.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
katrinaez (537) - norristown, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 28, 2014
UPDATED: APR 5, 2015 Not a bad spiced dunkel. Little spice, Little Belgian, bit o? heavy gut feeling. Aroma is a little weak but color is nice and brown rosy. Easy to drink for winter. Tap

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jeffbigD (114) - - DEC 24, 2014
The taste of peaches is very dominant in this brew. Medium carbonation with peacan undertones.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
LtDan (1805) - Los Angeles County, California, USA - DEC 23, 2014
Appearance: Pours a dark red with a fading sudsy head. Decent clarity.

Aroma: Brown sugar, apple skin, potpourri/scented holiday candle.

Taste: Light toast, brown sugar, sweet cherry. Definitely fruit cake.

Mouthfeel: Full bodied. Sticky.

Overall: This was a cool little unique holiday beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jbruner (2920) - Athens, Georgia, USA - DEC 20, 2014
Pours a deep copper brown from the bottle with thin cream colored head that leaves light lace. Aroma is big peach up front, then malty sweetness on the back end. Taste is sweet fruit and peach worth nice nutty back end, slight bitterness. Pretty solid, better than I expected for sure.

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