Samuel Smith's Winter Welcome Ale | Samuel Smith Old Brewery (Tadcaster)

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83
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2,209 Ratings
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Samuel Smith's Winter Welcome AleSamuel Smith's Winter Welcome Ale
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Samuel Smith Old Brewery (Tadcaster)
England, United Kingdom
samuelsmithsbrewery.co.uk

Style: Winter Warmer

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.00%

Availability: Winter

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by BeerAdvocate on 01-29-2001

BEER STATS
Ratings:
2,209
Reviews:
1,157
Avg:
3.65
pDev:
12.33%
 
 
Wants:
38
Gots:
217
For Trade:
0
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look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

A: Light amber with a strawberry tinge, lively head, and mild rising carbonation.
S: Fermented sap, mildly sweet wood, amber, a hint of sour
T: Nice but a bit plain. Mild amber, a hair bitter, a hair tart but well balanced and good. Very easy to drink. the 6% is well tucked
M: Smooth, very mild carbonation, soft.
O: Good, decent, but a bit plain.

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3.55/5  rDev -2.7%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

500ml bottle. Gordon´s Thistle glass. Enjoyed on apr´12. Reddish orange in color, clear appearance. Off-white, medium size bubbled, crown. Fairly good retention. Citric fruits to the nose, coriander touch. Mildy malts, grapefruit zest & citric hops at first sip. Moderate fruitness & candies in the middle. Dry palate, gentle bitterness & lemon astringency. Full body, moderate carbonation. Slightly warming finish. Subtle woody note & orange hues on the aftertaste. Comment: very subtle saltiness both in flavors & aromas.

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3.62/5  rDev -0.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Enjoyed this 12oz bottle out of a large snifter glass.

A: Pours a dark cooper ale with a 3-finger, white, foamy, head that slowly dissipates down the side of the glass leaving a nice sized trail and ending in a very solid lace.

S: Roasted malt aroma with mild hints of caramel and coffee. Slightly hoppy background.

T: More sweet the bitter flavor with a tart malt backbone and dry hoppy finish. Traces of dark fruit in the background.

M: Medium body and medium carbonation.

O: Decent winter warmer. Not my favorite of Samuel Smith’s but very went down easy.

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look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Poured this Winter Warmer from a 50ml bottle into a pint glass. Poured an amber color, produced a thick white head, excellent retention and lacing left on the glass. The aroma featured toasted malt. Medium in body, this ale features a foundation of toasted malt, caramel and citric hops. The finish is very dry and the ABVl warms you up. This is one of my favorite English style ales-
Prost!

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Samuel Smith's Winter Welcome Ale from Samuel Smith Old Brewery (Tadcaster)
3.65 out of 5 based on 2,209 ratings.
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