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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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4,482 Ratings
THE BROS
84
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Ratings: 4,482
Reviews: 1,850
rAvg: 3.59
pDev: 13.65%
Wants: 33
Gots: 185 | 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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rpardon7

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3.63/5  rDev +1.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Poured from the bottle a amber color with a thin off white head that faded and left trace amount of lacing for the remainder of the beer. Smell is of caramel and toasted malt some citrusy hops and a faint cinamin/herbaly spice note. Taste is mostly sweet bready malt with a hint of cinamin and spice with a tiny citrusy hoppy twang. This beer seems subdoed from years past. Mouthfeel is clean and light, very light bodied beer. Drinkability is quite easy on this one nothing too comples or over spiced, good balance but I could have used a bit more body and presence by the spice and hops in this beer.

Serving type: bottle

12-14-2010 15:47:05 | More by rpardon7
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Samuel Adams Winter Lager from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
81 out of 100 based on 4,482 ratings.