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Samuel Adams White Lantern | Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)

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Samuel Adams White LanternSamuel Adams White Lantern

Brewed by:
Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
Massachusetts, United States

Style: Witbier

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.50%

Availability: Spring

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Added by Ford on 12-28-2012

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Photo of utfiero
2.25/5  rDev -33.8%
look: 2.25 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2.25

Color- straw gold. Minimal head.

Aroma- wheat, spices including coriander and rose petal.

Taste- A lackluster and disappointing wit beer interpretation. Starts wheaty with spices and orange zest but finishes placid with a lingering staleness.

Poured from 355 ml bottle into a Liefmans Goudenband glass (my preferred all purpose beer tasting glass). Tasted 9/2/2013.

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3/5  rDev -11.8%

Photo of mcrawford
3.75/5  rDev +10.3%

Photo of WhiteHillsStore
3.34/5  rDev -1.8%
look: 3 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

A good beer for summer. Pour was a light yellow with a bit of a haze in it. The smell was mostly citrus and fruit, some banana which I thought was interesting. The taste is primarily that of wheat mixed with hops that have big citrus flavor. It was thin, but with the taste added for a refreshing summer beer. Found in the summer variety pack and was pleasantly surprised by it.

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Photo of Crumpetsnbeer
3.25/5  rDev -4.4%

Photo of cnbrown313
3.5/5  rDev +2.9%

Photo of Sebas
3.25/5  rDev -4.4%

Photo of Shy5
3.5/5  rDev +2.9%

Photo of SoCalSuds
3.25/5  rDev -4.4%

Photo of acdcsmith22
3.75/5  rDev +10.3%

Photo of complexnomenclature
4.25/5  rDev +25%

Photo of squack
3.25/5  rDev -4.4%

Photo of woogie359
3/5  rDev -11.8%

Photo of FitnessForBeer
3.5/5  rDev +2.9%

Photo of TheBeerdedCharmer
3/5  rDev -11.8%

Photo of skywizzard
3.25/5  rDev -4.4%

Photo of EigenBeer
3.25/5  rDev -4.4%

Photo of mklisz
3/5  rDev -11.8%

Photo of jaswilson2
2/5  rDev -41.2%

Photo of tviz33
3.5/5  rDev +2.9%

Photo of Bevmeister
3.4/5  rDev 0%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Please forgive me as this is my first review on BA.

Appearance - Golden beverage with a little clouding pours with a thick foamy head that quickly dissipates.

Smell - Slight clean citrus smell, not very overpowering.

Taste - A nice, mellow beer with hints of citrus and spice. Hints of wheat stick to the back of the tongue afterwards.

Mouthfeel - Refreshing and mid-ranged lightness.

Overall - Decent summer/fall beer. Good to pair with a pub burger every now and then, but not a beer that I would buy a full case of.

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3.25/5  rDev -4.4%

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3.5/5  rDev +2.9%

Photo of auxiliary
3.38/5  rDev -0.6%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Appearance- Poured light hazy yellow, with small white head that died out.
Smell- Smells of citrus , oranges, lemons, floral.
Taste- Little tart, with taste of citrus and wheat.
Mouthfeel-Medium-light mouthfeel.
Overall-Nice summer beer from SA again!

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3.75/5  rDev +10.3%

Samuel Adams White Lantern from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
Beer rating: 3.4 out of 5 with 980 ratings
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