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Samuel Smith's Winter Welcome Ale - Samuel Smith Old Brewery (Tadcaster)

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BA SCORE
83
good

1,779 Ratings
THE BROS
84
good

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Ratings: 1,779
Reviews: 1,074
rAvg: 3.67
pDev: 12.53%
Wants: 21
Gots: 55 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Samuel Smith Old Brewery (Tadcaster) visit their website
United Kingdom (England)

Style | ABV
Winter Warmer |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 01-29-2001)
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4.25/5  rDev +15.8%

JoelClark, Aug 03, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +2.2%

BlueAndBrew, Aug 01, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -11.4%

KathrynD, Jul 30, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +2.2%

bmatz1965, Jul 30, 2014
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4/5  rDev +9%

DrMindbender, Jul 28, 2014
Photo of nicholas2121
3.8/5  rDev +3.5%

Samuel Smith's Winter Welcome Ale brewed by Samuel Smith Old Brewery with an ABV of 6.0% this brew pours out a nice golden amber color with a nice white, head. This is a filtered brew; you can see right thought it. The smell is rich with grains and some bitterness. Not much else to say out the smell of this brew. As far as the taste it is nice a crisp, but smooth at the end. You pick up on the grains in this brew. Winter Welcome Ale has a nice balance to it ,there is nothing overpowering in this brew. The mouthfeel is nice and clean. Samuel Smith old Brewery did a nice job with this brew. overall I'm giving this brew a 4 out 5. I would get this brew again.

nicholas2121, Jul 28, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -11.4%

assman79, Jul 26, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +15.8%

woopigscotty, Jul 26, 2014
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3/5  rDev -18.3%

reaganrvltn, Jul 21, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +2.2%

Krisjl, Jul 21, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -4.6%

ZBR101, Jul 20, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +22.6%

EricKelly386, Jul 20, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -4.6%

Sellen, Jul 19, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +2.2%

Samuel Smith's Winter Welcome Ale from Samuel Smith Old Brewery (Tadcaster). Poured from the bottle into a pint glass, this has got a three finger head, adequate lacing, and a clear, medium light brown body.

I smell malt galore, some type of nut aroma,maybe even a dash of butter. This needs to fuller for a 4. But its a pleasant shift for Christmas in July.

I taste the same characteristics as I did with the smell. Sweeter caramel-y vibe going on here, too. Rich and full. This does a great job of reminding of the frosty months ahead here in Ohio. I kind of wish this was slightly more profound here too.

Mouthfeel is smooth and clean. Only a slight lingering element here that lasts only a minute or so. But hey, this is a savory winter brew; so its not gonna be very crisp.

Overall a very good 3.75 for Samuel Smith's Winter Welcome Ale from Samuel Smith Old Brewery (Tadcaster). This would've gotten a higher score if if it were at least just a BIT fuller. I will buy this again

Caveworm, Jul 18, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -4.6%

TKEbeerman, Jul 18, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -4.6%

TigerOwl, Jul 15, 2014
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2.5/5  rDev -31.9%

KG12, Jul 14, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -4.6%

wdf210, Jul 13, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +22.6%

MikeDAdams, Jul 12, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -11.4%

atlbravsrno1, Jul 10, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +2.2%

Sparky44, Jul 05, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -4.6%

SimonPuggle, Jul 03, 2014
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3/5  rDev -18.3%

baconfromwalmart, Jul 02, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +2.2%

patre_tim, Jun 29, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -4.6%

Necronomad, Jun 20, 2014
Samuel Smith's Winter Welcome Ale from Samuel Smith Old Brewery (Tadcaster)
83 out of 100 based on 1,779 ratings.