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Samuel Adams Old Fezziwig Ale - Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)

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Samuel Adams Old Fezziwig AleSamuel Adams Old Fezziwig Ale

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BA SCORE
85
very good

2,912 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 2,912
Reviews: 1,311
rAvg: 3.78
pDev: 13.49%
Wants: 44
Gots: 106 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams) visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
Winter Warmer |  5.90% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 10-28-2001)
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punky796

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3.7/5  rDev -2.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

A - Semi-transparent dark brown with about a finger of light tan head, medium lacing but it disappears fast.

S - Some spice like cinnamon and ginger...reminds you of a Christmas-type cookie.

T - Ginger, cinnamon, a little bit of citrus, malt and alcohol, especially at the end.

M - A bit too carbonated for my taste in this type of beer, and a little heavy on the alcohol taste. Not a terrible aftertaste, though.

O - My past memories of this beer are better than the experience this time. The spices were stronger and that telltale alcohol taste wasn't as strong. The Christmas cookie sensation was much more prominent. But still not a bad beer.

Serving type: bottle

12-17-2012 23:15:59 | More by punky796
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Samuel Adams Old Fezziwig Ale from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
85 out of 100 based on 2,912 ratings.