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Samuel Adams Hefeweizen - Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)

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Samuel Adams HefeweizenSamuel Adams Hefeweizen

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BA SCORE
73
okay

641 Ratings
THE BROS
66
poor

(view ratings)
Ratings: 641
Reviews: 545
rAvg: 3.16
pDev: 16.14%
Wants: 2
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams) visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Wheat Ale |  5.40% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: guinness33 on 01-02-2004)
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ManekiNeko

Virginia

3.2/5  rDev +1.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 2.5

12 oz bottle served chilled in a pint glass.

Appearance: Cloudy orange topped by a small bright white head. Retained a small cover of foam for most of the consumption. Clingy specks of foam and such were left on the glass.

Smell: Mild aromas of phenolic cloves, bubblegum, and some faint citrus, Yeast and wheat overtones.

Taste: Sweet, mildly sour, taste of wheat malts. Faint clove on the finish.

Mouthfeel: Light bodied, rather crisp. Mildly refreshing.

Drinkability: They call this a hefe? Yeah, I guess it's an American Pale Wheat beer, but given the name and the "brewmaster's series" appelation, I'm reviewing this as a hefe. Cope. Too toned down for the masses, and on a style that doesn't really need it. I'll skip this and go for an authentic German(style) hefe.

Serving type: bottle

12-06-2004 20:52:36 | More by ManekiNeko
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Samuel Adams Hefeweizen from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
73 out of 100 based on 641 ratings.