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Samuel Adams Cranberry Lambic - Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)

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Samuel Adams Cranberry LambicSamuel Adams Cranberry Lambic

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BA SCORE
63
poor

1,327 Ratings
THE BROS
63
poor

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Ratings: 1,327
Reviews: 838
rAvg: 2.67
pDev: 28.46%
Wants: 12
Gots: 22 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams) visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
Fruit / Vegetable Beer |  5.90% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 11-01-2001)
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StarlightSeraph

North Carolina

3.55/5  rDev +33%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Poured from a 12 oz bottle into my Chimay goblet.

Appearance: Pours a very cloudy orangish-brown, with a finger-and-a-half of off-white, slightly pink head. The head subsides moderately slowly. Good lacing.

Smell: Lots of wheat. Some tart sweetness in the background.

Taste: Sweet and tart cranberry right off the tongue, which fades quickly. The finish is tart, and lasts for quite some time. No evidence of the wheat that was in the aroma. The sweetness is a little strong.

Mouthfeel: Good carbonation, nice and creamy.

Drinkability: I didn't think it was as bad as it's been hyped to be. Definitely lots of cranberry flavor, which isn't personally my favorite flavor, but it wasn't a terrible beer. I probably wouldn't seek it out, but it would definitely satisfy a fruit-beer craving. Decent. One was enough, though.

Serving type: bottle

12-13-2009 23:25:25 | More by StarlightSeraph
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Samuel Adams Cranberry Lambic from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
63 out of 100 based on 1,327 ratings.