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

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1,137 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,137
Reviews: 247
rAvg: 3.47
pDev: 15.27%
Wants: 8
Gots: 58 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams) visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
Witbier |  5.80% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: TMoney2591 on 10-22-2012)
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KTCamm

New Jersey

3.21/5  rDev -7.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Poured from a bottle into a pint glass. 12/21

Pours bright light copper, active fast white foam. Settles out. Cookie spices - cinnamon, nutmeg, clove, orange. More orange than not. Taste is a soft malt, citrus back, light hop. Clove heavy. Wheat and orange. Kind of overspiced. Not a big fan of winter wits, and this one is not very good.

Serving type: bottle

12-29-2013 15:06:28 | More by KTCamm
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Johncnh

New Hampshire

4/5  rDev +15.3%

12-28-2013 21:00:39 | More by Johncnh
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braedon_peluso

New York

3.75/5  rDev +8.1%

12-28-2013 02:39:33 | More by braedon_peluso
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JMCrocker

Massachusetts

4.25/5  rDev +22.5%

12-28-2013 02:33:50 | More by JMCrocker
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ridgeline23

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev +0.9%

12-28-2013 00:57:37 | More by ridgeline23
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Snooprobirob

Ohio

3.5/5  rDev +0.9%

12-27-2013 21:47:28 | More by Snooprobirob
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Matt2509

Ohio

2.75/5  rDev -20.7%

12-27-2013 17:29:36 | More by Matt2509
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chrishiker1409

New York

3.25/5  rDev -6.3%

12-26-2013 21:53:24 | More by chrishiker1409
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redmaw

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev +0.9%

12-26-2013 13:11:41 | More by redmaw
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JMurphy41

Illinois

3.25/5  rDev -6.3%

12-26-2013 06:15:13 | More by JMurphy41
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bigbutter

Virginia

3.5/5  rDev +0.9%

12-26-2013 00:44:42 | More by bigbutter
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anteater

Oregon

3.25/5  rDev -6.3%

12-25-2013 23:18:51 | More by anteater
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Theogre83

Kansas

3.75/5  rDev +8.1%

12-25-2013 18:39:42 | More by Theogre83
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Sturmthis

Ohio

3.75/5  rDev +8.1%

12-25-2013 16:12:02 | More by Sturmthis
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Michigan_Beer420

Michigan

3.25/5  rDev -6.3%

12-25-2013 05:57:06 | More by Michigan_Beer420
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neil2me

Connecticut

3.25/5  rDev -6.3%

12-25-2013 04:22:51 | More by neil2me
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aqualung23

Pennsylvania

3.25/5  rDev -6.3%

12-25-2013 02:18:33 | More by aqualung23
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scotorum

Massachusetts

3.44/5  rDev -0.9%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

I inherited a bottle because my daughter bought a variety twelvepack of six different and did not like this one.

Poured from the 12 oz. bottle into a Samuel Adams Nonick.

a: Hazy gold with a finger thick white head which dissipated to thin surface foam and a little lacing.

s: Mild indeterminate spice.

t: Light malt under very subtle cinnamon and perhaps more. Dry finish.

m: Light to moderate.

o: Not bad as a dinner accompaniment (spaghetti and meatballs), but not a whole lot of flavor. The young bar crowd that is not into craft should find this at least slightly different. Probably would be a little better suited as a pre-Halloween offering. By December I'm wanting something dark that tastes like dark beer.

Serving type: bottle

12-25-2013 00:20:39 | More by scotorum
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Joey-bags1990

Missouri

3.25/5  rDev -6.3%

12-24-2013 23:34:54 | More by Joey-bags1990
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irish01980

South Carolina

3/5  rDev -13.5%

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Mkdouthit

Georgia

2/5  rDev -42.4%

12-24-2013 20:39:09 | More by Mkdouthit
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kpowledge

New Mexico

3.5/5  rDev +0.9%

12-24-2013 15:49:10 | More by kpowledge
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reitzbrewing

Pennsylvania

1.5/5  rDev -56.8%

12-24-2013 02:39:28 | More by reitzbrewing
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lucasj82

Indiana

2/5  rDev -42.4%

12-23-2013 21:26:53 | More by lucasj82
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DrBirdman1995

Michigan

3/5  rDev -13.5%

12-23-2013 21:13:50 | More by DrBirdman1995
Samuel Adams White Christmas from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
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