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Samuel Adams Cold Snap - Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)

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BA SCORE
79
okay

1,222 Ratings
THE BROS
80
good

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Ratings: 1,222
Reviews: 156
rAvg: 3.43
pDev: 13.99%
Wants: 11
Gots: 114 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams) visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
Witbier |  5.30% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: tbryan5 on 01-01-2014)
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3.33/5  rDev -2.9%
look: 3 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Appearance: Bright yellow with a slight orange tint. Carbonation is just ok and lacing is pretty poor; very little of it overall.

Smell: Sour banana and a fair amount of yeast. Ok smell, but not high on freshness.

Taste/Mouthfeel: Good combination of banana, lemon, and cinnamon. Some clove and nutmeg as well. The spices create nice wintery flavors, while the banana and lemon transition well for the spring. Mouthfeel started nice and yeasty with a light-medium body, but this becomes very flat and watery quickly.

Overall: Good potential in the flavor, the rest is meh.

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This beer didn't really do anything for me. Thin, not much to it.

At $2.99 for a bomber, I thought it was a good price. It just isn't a very good beer.

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Samuel Adams Cold Snap from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
79 out of 100 based on 1,222 ratings.