What is it?

Radler is a popular German beer mix drink with lemon soda and light beer.

How is it called in German?

“Radler” which literally translated means Cyclist.

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Beer-Lemon Soda Mix Drink

In Northern Germany, Radler is called Alsterwasser and in the Saarland of Panash.

Many English-speaking countries – except for the USA – know the Radler as “Shandy”.


Radler Beer

Radler - German Beer-Lemon Soda Drink

Course: Drinks
Cuisine: German
Author: Angela Schofield


  • Cold light beer
  • Cold lemon soda


  • Refrigerate all drinks at least overnight.
  • Add lemon soda to a large mug or glass.
  • Top off with wheat beer.
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Serving Tip:

Try different beer to soda ratios depending on your taste.

Radler Biermischgetränk

German Beer Mix Drink

In Germany you can buy pre-mixed Radler in every supermarket. Sometimes you can find it in the US in German delis.