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Samuel Adams Winter Lager - Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)

Samuel Adams Winter LagerSamuel Adams Winter Lager

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BA SCORE
82
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4,328 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 4328
Reviews: 1849
rAvg: 3.6
pDev: 13.33%


Brewed by:
Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams) visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
Bock |  5.60% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
Samuel Adams Winter Lager is a dark wheat bock. Bock beers are traditionally strong dark lagers.

This beer is a lager, and hence not a Weizenbock (an ale).

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 01-25-2001)
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DrinkMoreBigBeers

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4.01/5  rDev +11.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A - Nice big 2 finger white frothy head with a bunch of tiny bubbles. It poured out crystal clear mahogany and left average lacing on the glace.

S. - On the nose I get a nice light spicy malt aroma. It comprises of a nice bready, ginger/cinnamon hint.

T - It comes across somewhat sweet with a beautiful caramel flavor on the back end as the beer warms. It also has the nice sweet spiciness to it, which kinda reminds me of a ginger bread cookie. Really smooth with no alcohol bite to it at all.

M - The mouth is a slick chewy full to medium bodied beer. It is delightful with the right amount of carbonation to it.

O - A great winter beer with some warming qualities to it. This lager is clean crisp and quit satisfying all while being one that I could drink a few of. This will be one, I will look forward to in the colder months for now on. Give it a try you will not be disappointed, Cheers!

Serving type: bottle

01-12-2013 22:11:18 | More by DrinkMoreBigBeers
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Samuel Adams Winter Lager from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
82 out of 100 based on 4,328 ratings.