Beverage Industry

Shock Top introduces Honey Bourbon Cask Wheat

Brand releases introduction video of new beer

March 12, 2014

St. Louis-based Anheuser-Busch, a division of AB InBev, announced the latest beer release for its Shock Top brand: Honey Bourbon Cask Wheat.

Shock Top Honey Bourbon Cask Wheat is a Belgian-style, unfiltered wheat ale brewed with honey and caramel malt and aged on bourbon cask staves. The new year-round beer has a mellow amber color and contains 5.5 percent alcohol by volume, the company says.

The company also released a video featuring Shock Top Brewmaster Jill Vaughn highlighting the inspiration for the new beer and how it achieves the balance between flavor and refreshment.

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The new beer is available nationwide in six-packs and 12-packs of bottles as well as on draft.