Apple Drink Profile:
Name: Shock Top – Honeycrisp Apple Wheat
Sampled April 2017
|Brand: Shock Top (Labatts)
Type: Wheat Beer
Location of Brewing: London, ON
Website Link: shocktopbeer.com (USA)
Ingredients: Beer, Sugar, Malic Acid, Natural Apple Flavours. Wheat, Barley
Gluten Free: No
Sugar Content: low/noneSize(s) available: 355ml bottle, 473ml can
Availability: 12 pack of Shock Top Sampler package
Colour: Cloudy yellow/orange
Carbonation: Strong head, Medium-small bubbles that are clumped together
Cider Crate Tasting Notes:
Smell: Medium to strong smell of beer and sweet fleshy apples.
Initial Taste: Light to medium bite, light apple taste
After Taste: Slightly tart, with earthy tones and a bit of filmy finish. Ends with a strong wheat beer aftertaste and little to apple flavour.
On ice: A little smoother. carbonation reduced.
Additional Notes: A wheat beer that holds a hint of apple. Much more on the beer side then other beers which could come off as a cider. Sweet and refreshing.
Rated on a scale of 1-5
Sweet – 3
Sour – 2
Crisp – 3
Fruity – 2
More Sweet –TBA
More Sour – TBA
More Dry – TBA
More Crisp – TBA
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