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Samuel Adams Alpine Spring - Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)

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80
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2,385 Ratings
THE BROS
80
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Ratings: 2,385
Reviews: 570
rAvg: 3.5
pDev: 15.14%
Wants: 34
Gots: 94 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams) visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
Kellerbier / Zwickelbier |  5.50% ABV

Availability: Spring

Notes/Commercial Description:
Borne of our brewers’ many trips to Germany, Alpine Spring features a unique blend of lager attributes: the balanced maltiness and hoppiness of a Helles, the smoothness and slightly higher alcohol of a traditional spring bock, and the unfiltered appearance of a Kellerbier. The beer is brewed with Noble Tettnang hops to add a unique, bright orange-citrusy aroma and flavor.

(Beer added by: BDIMike on 12-22-2011)
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JCaweinstein

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3.58/5  rDev +2.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Hazy light orange color with a big two finger foamy head and has good retention. Add that with lots of carbonation and I have one nice looking keller bier here.
Light citrusy aroma, grass, and bread. I really have to agitate it to get the aromas out.
Slight hoppy flavor with notes of citrus, somewhat grassy flavors with a touch of honey sweetness. It leaves a lemony aftertaste.
Light to medium bodied, citrus turns to grass and honey and is followed by a lemony aftertaste. This happens to be my favorite aspect of this beer.
A tasty spring time beer that looks good and has some nice complexity to it. Would be great with a cheeseburger or a Hawaiian pizza.

Serving type: bottle

03-20-2012 16:53:27 | More by JCaweinstein
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Samuel Adams Alpine Spring from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
80 out of 100 based on 2,385 ratings.