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Samuel Smith's Organic Strawberry Fruit Beer - Samuel Smith Old Brewery (Tadcaster)

Samuel Smith's Organic Strawberry Fruit BeerSamuel Smith's Organic Strawberry Fruit Beer

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BA SCORE
85
very good

330 Ratings
THE BROS
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no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 330
Reviews: 137
rAvg: 3.76
pDev: 16.22%


Brewed by:
Samuel Smith Old Brewery (Tadcaster) visit their website
United Kingdom (England)

Style | ABV
Fruit / Vegetable Beer |  5.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: bark on 01-24-2009)
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Reviews by malcontent:
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malcontent

Illinois

4.18/5  rDev +11.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

About the color I'd expect; stawberry blonde with a good dose of head. Lacing is outstanding.

Stawberry jam and not much else. Does there really need to be?

Holy shit, this is sweeet! Strangely, though, it's not bad. Wow, it's just pure strawberries. Only the slightest grainy malt comes through to interrupt what is otherwise a perfect distillation of said fruit.

There's a touch of slickness to the body and the sweetness does somewhat limit drinkability. That said, I'm awfully impressed by this beer. If strawberry beer were easy to pull off I think we would see more of it. Well done!

Serving type: bottle

07-10-2009 03:50:27 | More by malcontent
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Samuel Smith's Organic Strawberry Fruit Beer from Samuel Smith Old Brewery (Tadcaster)
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