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Samuel Adams White Ale - Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)

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79
okay

1,437 Ratings
THE BROS
80
good

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Ratings: 1,437
Reviews: 966
rAvg: 3.48
pDev: 14.94%
Wants: 28
Gots: 36 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams) visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
Witbier |  5.20% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
Was a Spring seasonal, now a Fall/Winter seasonal.

(Beer added by: kbub6f on 01-30-2003)
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drperm

Virginia

3.58/5  rDev +2.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

2008 rendering.

Caveat: I've had a cold, so my olfactory and gustatory senses are not at their peak. However, I think they were functioning well enough to submit a rating.

Draught @ Elmo's Pub, Tryon, NC

Sam Adams must be my favorite American Macro-brewery. They don't always come through with a solid-A beer, but for a brewery of their size and distribution I am constantly impressed with their offerings, particularly their seasonals.

The White Ale is no exception -- it is certainly not from Belgium, but it is fairer still than many other Americans in its class. A not-unpleasant coriander-and-wheat presence dominates throughout, reminding me somewhat of breakfast cereal. Not as polished or subtle as a European farmhouse brewery might create, but I'd gladly drink this one again -- especially when it's on-tap in a small-town bar!!

Serving type: on-tap

02-26-2008 21:13:55 | More by drperm
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Samuel Adams White Ale from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
79 out of 100 based on 1,437 ratings.