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RATINGS: 49   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.69   IBU: 8   EST. CALORIES: 132   ABV: 4.4%
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The Tenacious Traveler is invigorating, breaking from the norm of traditional Shandys. A persistent fellow with a spicy disposition, TT is a bright, vibrant wheat beer brewed with real ginger and clover honey that delivers the perfect balance between sweet and spice.


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3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Heathen (1458) - Wilmington, Delaware, USA - APR 19, 2013
THOUGHTS: Very light and fairly flavorful, but a little watered down. It would make a nice lawnmower drink. I say drink, because it’s barely a beer. The ginger got a little hot by the end. TECHNICAL:Bottle. Poured a muddy, slightly greenish, dirty looking, medium yellow with tons of tiny bubbles and a large, white head that left fair to good lacing. The aroma had honey, ginger, hints of lemon; but mostly ginger. The initial flavor was lightly sweet and acidic; while the finish was lightly sweet, lightly acidic and slightly bitter. There was lemon, ginger, honey, but it was somehow all watered down. The light to medium body was a little bit watery with fizzy carbonation and a dry and slightly astringent finish.


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
MayorOfSudz (33) - Massachusetts, USA - APR 15, 2014
A nice shandy overall, with some wheaty/malty notes towards the end a refreshing lemon zest. Not overly sweet or lemonade-ish, but definitely well within the bounds of a shandy. The added grapefruit juice is noticeable at the beginning and end, and fits in nicely. Pleasant. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
GL2814 (361) - New York, New York, USA - APR 6, 2014
Pours hazy gold with mild head, the citrus blends well with the honey and ginger.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ronaldtheriot (1195) - Laplace, Louisiana, USA - APR 3, 2014
Tenacious Traveler Shandy has a fairly thick, soapy, white head, an opaque, wheaty-orange appearance, lots of fierce, streaming bubbles, and minimal lacing. The aroma is of a spiced candle and possibly bread. Taste is very spiced (not hot), and one is met with intense ginger, some clover honey, and sweet bread. Mouthfeel is full and heavy, and Tenacious Traveler Shandy finishes sloppy, sweet, rich, and spiced. Overall, for what it is, it’s really well made. RJT

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
rjplumer (379) - Foxboro, Massachusetts, USA - MAR 19, 2014
Ginger lemon aroma. Pale hazy amber color. Taste of ginger and honey with lemon in the background. Clean sweat finish. Tough time handling this combination. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
tnkw01 (1053) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - MAR 8, 2014
Bottle. Cloudy dark gold. Taste and smells like instant lemonade mixed with beer. Just not for me.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
EithCubes (4729) - New Jersey, USA - FEB 18, 2014
Bottle. Nose is very sweet with strong lemon, some wheat, and very strong ginger. Quite a bit of artificiality going on there, or at least similar overtones, I’m afraid. Pours Cloudy golden with a fizzy white head. Light body, sweet but not explosively cloying. The ginger is vibrant and very much appreciated, cuts through the sugar and even dries things out a bit; finish and aftertaste are essentially dry and lightly spicy. Warming and refreshing, almost a burn in the throat from the ginger, with hints of honey and lemon cleanser, soft wheat. Good for what it is; I’ve had many far, far worse examples in Germany.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Palidor19 (2928) - Brandon, Florida, USA - JAN 13, 2014
A defentive taste of tea and lemon. It's a bit too over malty then flats out. It's a nice look with cloudy orange brown. It's for the summer ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 7/20
jbrok16 (1) - north providence, Rhode Island, USA - DEC 28, 2013 does not count
Very light, strong ginger flavor with hint of citrus. Enjoyable for the those who like ginger, but not the best shady.

1.9
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
AbbeyRoade (282) - Missouri, USA - DEC 18, 2013
Like a honey lemon ginger cough drop. Yes it is a shandy but I suppose it still just doesn’t do it for me. Bleh. Wee bit of yeasty wheat as well.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Braudog (5584) - Hampton, Virginia, USA - DEC 15, 2013
Bottle. Musty orange-yellow color, thin head. Sweet aroma of lemonade. Drinks with a distinct lemon-lime character, super sweet and soda-like. There might be a hint of ginger in the background. Cleanly made and flawless from a technical standpoint. Definitely for the sweet-toothed beer drinker. (#5368, 12/15/2013)


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