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RATINGS: 5   MEAN: 2.3/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.57   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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Big Island Shandy is an unfiltered premium ale that is refreshing and full of flavor. Artfully blending a rich malt presence with citrus flavor and aroma, nothing goes down as smooth as a BIG ISLAND SHANDY on a warm summer day.


1.4
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 5/20
TheHOFF43 (1756) - Robbinsdale, Minnesota, USA - APR 14, 2013
This is a sweet, nearly undrinkable mess. Really not satisfying, wouldnt be good regardless of temperature outside. Just bad.

2.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Trev (1945) - Lakeville, Minnesota, USA - AUG 24, 2012
can: gold pour with thin white head. aroma is lemonade, grainy malt. flavour has a weird malty sweetness, wet hay, lemonade.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Skyview (5242) - Papoose Jct, Minnesota, USA - JUL 11, 2012
Picked up a single 16-oz aluminum can at Cellars Wine & Spirits in Shorewood, MN. Pours a clear golden straw colored ale with a fizzy off-white head that quickly dissipates and leaves behind a thin white ring. Aroma of Lemonhead sour candy, some white pepper, nutmeg and a hint of mincemeat. Taste is light bodied, more light golden grain and corn malt in taste than aroma with some light Jolly Rancher lemon candy and sugar. Finish is light, a hint of white pepper and a short lived corn and sweet lemon aftertaste. An average summer lemon shandy with some spice.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Beerfanmn (1) - Minnesota, USA - JUN 18, 2012 does not count
Surprisingly refreshing and perfect for a hot summer day. Prefer this over the "other" popular shandy. More drinkable. Love the 16oz can and the the Save-Our-Lakes non profit. These guys are giving back 100% of profits. Drink this and feel good about it..

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
BVery (6559) - Burnsville, Minnesota, USA - JUN 17, 2012
UPDATED: DEC 30, 2013 Can at the St. Paul Summer Beer Fest. Pale gold pour with a white head. Mild lemon aroma and taste. Just okay.


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