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

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2,364 Ratings
THE BROS
80
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Ratings: 2,364
Reviews: 570
rAvg: 3.51
pDev: 15.1%
Wants: 33
Gots: 87 | 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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MickeyBeer

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3.78/5  rDev +7.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

12 oz bottle poured into a pint glass

A- Pours a cloudy orangish gold color with about one finger of white head. Carbonation is active.

S- Smell is citrusy and spicy with notes of orange peel, lemon, and coriander.

T- A sweet profile up front with a nice hop bite as well that keeps it balanced. Citrus flavors and spices are present. A little bit of a medicinal taste that is actually enjoyable.

M- Medium bodied and crisp. Goes down very easy and alcohol is hardly present. This beer is refreshing and tasty. I could definitely polish off a 6 pack of this.

O- I liked this beer especially because it is balanced with a nice bite of hops. I get sick of beers that are only sweet and do not have any bitter hoppiness. Sam Adams beers never disappoint. They may not be the most complex beers, but they are always tasty and the price is right.

Serving type: bottle

02-03-2013 22:16:57 | More by MickeyBeer
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Samuel Adams Alpine Spring from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
80 out of 100 based on 2,364 ratings.