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RATINGS: 453   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.08   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.

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3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
DrSilverworm (5038) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - JAN 6, 2014
12oz bottle, from Party Source. Best by 02/02/14. Clear red orange color, sort of brown hue. Thin off-white head. Decent splotches of lace. Big peach aroma, wow. Very unexpected and interesting, I didn’t realize this was a fruit beer. Peach aroma is pretty pleasant and tasty. Good smooth, lighter cabronation. Lightly slick texture. Light to medium body. Easy to swig. Moderate sweet taste, lightly spicy. Pecan influence is very subtle, maybe a light marzipan type flavor. Some caramel malt, light toffee. Tasty winter fruit beer. I’m glad this isn’t another winter warmer. An enjoyable change of pace, and a creative way to do a winter ale.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jb (2057) - Rochester, New York, USA - JAN 4, 2014
Interesting and not bad. The combo of wheat and understated peach along with a decently balanced hop/malt mix. There is some substance here and uniqueness. From a pic6 at Tops.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
larryLSB (397) - La Selva Beach, California, USA - JAN 2, 2014
Poured from 12 oz bottle, reddish mahogany in color with a medium off white head. Malty caramel nose, with a subtle peach aroma. Sweet syrupy taste, kinda thick with light bitterness, and a touch of cola flavor.

2.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
Chadski4 (72) - Los Angeles, California, USA - JAN 2, 2014
Deep, dark caramel color with taste dominated by caramel and toasted malt flavors.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
superspak (2212) - Michigan, USA - JAN 2, 2014
12 ounce bottle into pint glass, best before 1/25/2014. Pours almost crystal clear deep ruby brown color with a 1-2 finger fairly dense light khaki head with good retention, that reduces to a small cap that lingers. Slight spotty lacing clings on the glass, with a moderate amount of streaming carbonation retaining the head. Aromas of big peach, caramel, toffee, brown bread, wheat, floral, light banana, and herbal earthiness. Nice and pleasant aromas with big peach presence and moderate malt balance; with good strength. Taste of big peach, banana, caramel, toffee, brown bread, wheat, clove, pepper, floral, light nuttiness, and herbal earthiness. No bitterness on the finish; with lingering notes of peach, banana, caramel, toffee, brown bread, wheat, clove, and herbal earthiness on the finish for a good bit. Nice balance and robustness of peach, yeast, and malt flavors; with zero cloying sweetness after the finish. Medium carbonation and body; with a fairly creamy, smooth, and slightly syrupy mouthfeel that is good. Alcohol is very well hidden with minimal warming present after the finish. Overall this is a nice fruited dunkelweizen. Good balance and robustness of fruit, malt, and yeast flavors; and very smooth to drink. A nicely enjoyable offering.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Beergeek23322 (2041) - Chesapeake, Virginia, USA - DEC 30, 2013
12/31/2010. From bottle. Reddish color with a white head. Spicy and fruity aromas with light malt, fruit, cinnamon, allspice.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DrinkinWell (174) - - JAN 5, 2014
Pours a dark amber with light, off-white head. Aromas of citrus and sweet gum. Tastes of peaches, plums, and tangerines. An ok winter seasonal, but too much citrus for my taste.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
closey22 (648) - Mt. Laurel, New Jersey, USA - DEC 31, 2013
Reddish amber with rimming white head; sweet cotton candy aroma with a distinct fresh peach notes; Flava is sweet peachy then into dry nutty roasty; feels light and fizzy; finishes dry and mild

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
HuskerTan (343) - Kearney, Nebraska, USA - DEC 31, 2013
Draft. A- Wheat, malts, peaches, nuts, spices. A- Dark red color, hazy liquid, white head. T- Peaches, grapefruit, apricot, wheat, malty. P- Light body, average texture, average carbonation, fruity finish. O- I could not taste the pecan notes, but the fruit notes were very prominent. A good beer just not what I expect for a beer this time of year.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
artmcd8 (1305) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 4, 2014
Bottle shared with Tony. Pours a clear reddish brown with a tan head. Aroma of peach ring gummies. Taste is sweet with an effervescent carbonation and lightish mouth feel.


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