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Samuel Adams Whitewater IPA - Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)

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Samuel Adams Whitewater IPASamuel Adams Whitewater IPA

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BA SCORE
80
good

1,818 Ratings
THE BROS
75
okay

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Ratings: 1,818
Reviews: 425
rAvg: 3.48
pDev: 15.8%
Wants: 13
Gots: 140 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams) visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  5.80% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: jsh420 on 12-29-2011)
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3.8/5  rDev +9.2%

Maxb611, Sep 22, 2014
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3.94/5  rDev +13.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Poured from a 12 oz. bottle into a pint glass.

A: Hazy, unfiltered light orange. 1 1/2 finger off-white head.
S: Strong pine notes, berry, and slight orange zest.
T: Taste follows the nose, with the orange becoming more prominent in the flavor. Bold hop flavor that is just a touch less than their Latitude 48. Caramel malt in the middle.
M: Medium body, slight IPA aftertaste. The orange is prominent, but doesn't add much to an already citrusy IPA.
O: Okay. The blend of two styles is interesting, but it is a little too bitter to be a belgian white. I guess Wheat IPA is the proper term.

car2052, Sep 21, 2014
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3/5  rDev -13.8%

CTague, Sep 20, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev +0.6%

Brams17, Sep 19, 2014
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2.25/5  rDev -35.3%

Moose90, Sep 19, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev +0.6%

vwbus7, Sep 19, 2014
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2.75/5  rDev -21%

reaganrvltn, Sep 18, 2014
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2.5/5  rDev -28.2%

Nolo, Sep 18, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +7.8%

hoptician, Sep 17, 2014
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1/5  rDev -71.3%

NateBenner, Sep 16, 2014
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1/5  rDev -71.3%

White IPAs are my all time favorite type of beer. They are not always the most easy to find in stores (I usually find them in summer months in breweries/on tap), so I thought I'd give Samuel Adams a go. And, this was by far one of my least favorite beers I have ever tried. It tastes like straight up orange peels, no depth at all. Disappointed.

alyj, Sep 16, 2014
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3.32/5  rDev -4.6%

5OClockShadow, Sep 16, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -6.6%

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3.5/5  rDev +0.6%

KevChiTown, Sep 10, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -6.6%

CreedeSon, Sep 09, 2014
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EatonHops, Sep 08, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +29.3%

RSNeely89, Sep 08, 2014
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3/5  rDev -13.8%

tjcamm, Sep 07, 2014
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dangelop, Sep 07, 2014
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3/5  rDev -13.8%

jdash3d, Sep 06, 2014
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3/5  rDev -13.8%

Elicoleman, Sep 03, 2014
Samuel Adams Whitewater IPA from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
80 out of 100 based on 1,818 ratings.