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Advent Beer Calendar 2009: Day 7: Shiner Holiday Cheer

In Texas, Shiner Bock is a beery institution, the long-brewed (since 1913) flagship beer from the 100-year-old Spoetzl Brewery located (appropriately enough) in the town of Shiner. For a brewery that’s been producing beers for nearly 100 years (interrupted only by Prohibition, of course), Spoetzl had not brewed a holiday beer… until last year, that is. Shiner Holiday Cheer was introduced in 2008, and replaced their former seasonal Dunkelweizen. In fact, it’s their Dunkel with … Continue reading →