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LongShot Cranberry Wit - Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)

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LongShot Cranberry WitLongShot Cranberry Wit

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BA SCORE
81
good

307 Ratings
THE BROS
86
very good

(view ratings)
Ratings: 307
Reviews: 281
rAvg: 3.55
pDev: 12.68%
Wants: 1
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams) visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
Witbier |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Jason on 12-29-2008)
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edchicma

Massachusetts

3.9/5  rDev +9.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Pours a nice cloudy dark lemon with good initial head. Smell is mainly malt with some wheat undertones..a bit different. Taste is sweet initially, then the cranberry tartness kicks in, but is not over the top...very nice. Mouthfeel is a nice balance between initially sweet then finishes with a pleasant tartness. Because of the balance drinkability is quite good.

Serving type: bottle

04-24-2009 23:07:34 | More by edchicma
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LongShot Cranberry Wit from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
81 out of 100 based on 307 ratings.