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Samuel Adams Wee Heavy (Imperial Series) - Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)

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Samuel Adams Wee Heavy (Imperial Series)Samuel Adams Wee Heavy (Imperial Series)

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BA SCORE
83
good

656 Ratings
THE BROS
73
okay

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Ratings: 656
Reviews: 274
rAvg: 3.67
pDev: 16.35%
Wants: 24
Gots: 30 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams) visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
Scotch Ale / Wee Heavy |  10.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Duhast500 on 02-24-2010)
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Stunner97

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3.63/5  rDev -1.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Appearance- really really dark brown with thin white head that has pretty long retention, no carbonation to be seen,

Smell- slight peat, loads of malt, raisins, brown sugar and molasses, chocolate, very malty nose

Taste- a lot of the sweet malts up front with a bit of a spicy drying finish, not quite as much peat on the flavor as i remember a few years ago, kind of drowned out a bit, its not super complex but has nice balance

Mouthfeel- medium to heavy in body, very drying in texture on the finish, some warmth from alcohol

Drinkability/overall- I have to say this beer feel short a bit from the last time that I had tried it where i felt the peat and scotch characteristics were far more pronounced, it has decent balance and though pretty drinkable you can definitely notice the alcohol, while this beer wasnt bad it fell way short of my last tasting and on this tasting just simply an okay beer

Serving type: bottle

01-28-2012 06:03:36 | More by Stunner97
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Samuel Adams Wee Heavy (Imperial Series) from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
83 out of 100 based on 656 ratings.