A Shandy is a Shandy is a Shandy, but not always. In fact, you can get a mimic hop flavor if you mix the right juice with your beer. In this case, Leinenkugel’s, famous for their Shandy mixes, offers this Grapefruit variety for you to explore. Mixing grapefruit juice with their weiss beer (white beer), you’ll get some characteristics that certain varieties of hops will give you, without the hop. This lower ABV (4.2) and low IBU (11) beer is quite pleasant. Listen as we review Grapefruit Shandy from Leinenkugel’s.
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