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White Christmas Ale - Boston Beer Works - Canal Street

White Christmas Ale
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Ratings: 5
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 3.76
pDev: 5.59%


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Boston Beer Works - Canal Street visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
Scotch Ale / Wee Heavy |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Winter

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(Beer added by: tigg924 on 12-14-2011)
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Bierman9

New Hampshire

3.9/5  rDev +3.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Had a 12oz serving on tap at the Lowell Beer Works today ($6.00) during lunch with Artied2...

Had a small tulip with a clear, medium-deep chestnut brew filling the glass. Head was wispy-thin and off-white, with decent lacing. Light sweetness came forth in the aroma, along with some caramel. Medium bodied, it also was pretty good on the tongue, the prickle factor being low.

Semi-sweet in the taste, it also had caramel and some toffee malts leading the way. Found little in the way of peaty/smokiness, though. Thought it possessed more of a clovey/spicy character. Decent overall... Prosit!!

3.9/5 rDev +0.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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Serving type: on-tap

12-08-2012 21:56:56 | More by Bierman9
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tigg924

Massachusetts

3.88/5  rDev +3.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Had on tap at the Hingham location—served into a pint glass

Appearance: minimal head and carbonation, orange-brown in color, cloudy

Smell: earth and floral smells

Taste: starts with a big taste of earth which is followed by caramel and a high dose of lavender, a slight hoppy presence happens at the end.

Mouthfeel: very sweet with slight hoppiness at the end, moderate-low carbonation, medium bodied

Overall: I am a big fan of lavender as a flower and scent. This beer has a huge dose of it on top of being a well made wee-heavy. I will get this one again just for the lavender taste…Not the best Beer Works December beer, but certainly up there.

Serving type: on-tap

12-14-2011 13:37:06 | More by tigg924
White Christmas Ale from Boston Beer Works - Canal Street
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