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

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Samuel Adams Winter LagerSamuel Adams Winter Lager

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BA SCORE
81
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4,503 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 4,503
Reviews: 1,850
rAvg: 3.59
pDev: 13.65%
Wants: 34
Gots: 195 | FT: 0
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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HeavyCsOptician

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3.13/5  rDev -12.8%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Great holiday beer. I am not that fluent on the darker lagers and I know that this does not qualify. However the darkish red color that is emitted provides a smooth taste and feel.

I had a couple last night with my meal, which is sometimes hard for me to find.

Not really noticing the spice taste or smell that others have noticed. Real typical of a Sam Adams line. Would not stock my fridge as it is a seasonal but always look forward to the holidays cause I know it will be available.

Serving type: bottle

12-01-2011 04:04:25 | More by HeavyCsOptician
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Samuel Adams Winter Lager from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
81 out of 100 based on 4,503 ratings.