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

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80
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2,377 Ratings
THE BROS
80
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Ratings: 2,377
Reviews: 570
rAvg: 3.5
pDev: 15.14%
Wants: 33
Gots: 90 | 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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chilidog

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3.71/5  rDev +6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Alpine pours a hazy golden, thick bubbly white head, lace is nice and ring like. The head maintains well too. Carbonation is just rite, no fizz but a softness that aids drink ability.

Aroma of citric, yeasty malts.

Taste of belgium yeast, spice, citric in hop, malts are bread like, dough like.

Mouth is soft with spice notes, peppery.

Overall a nice flavorful spring ale that great on a warm day but can stand on a cooler, wet, sit in a warm house as you look outside kinda beer.
I've bought this a few times now, and will buy again.

Serving type: bottle

03-19-2013 21:22:33 | More by chilidog
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Samuel Adams Alpine Spring from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
80 out of 100 based on 2,377 ratings.