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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
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4,483 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 4,483
Reviews: 1,850
rAvg: 3.59
pDev: 13.65%
Wants: 33
Gots: 188 | 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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Misfit138

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3.9/5  rDev +8.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

One of my favorite seasonals, I can't believe I never reviewed it.

Poured from bottle into pint glass

A- Nice copper color with tan bubbly head

S- Malts, cinnamon and citrus.

T- Rich spicy flavor. Cinnamon comes through nicely and has hints of citrus with a hop bitter ending

M- Fairly heavy with mild carbonation

D- I for some reason think this may be Sam Adams best beer. I used to think it could be sold year round, but perhaps with all the spice it is best that it is a winter beer.

Serving type: bottle

11-28-2010 05:10:36 | More by Misfit138
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Samuel Adams Winter Lager from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
81 out of 100 based on 4,483 ratings.