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RATINGS: 514   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.04/5   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 174   ABV: 5.8%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
As crisp as the first snowfall of the year, this unfiltered white ale is blended with holiday spices including cinnamon, nutmeg, & orange peel. The familiar citrus and wheat characters of the ale are complimented by the warmth of the spices for a festive brew thatís perfect for the season.
Calories = 190.


2.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
KAggie97 (3529) - Ugly, Hot, and Humid Spring, Texas, USA - NOV 21, 2012
Bottle. Pours an average orange witha thick white head. Aroma is vegetable leftovers doused in nutmeg and cinnamon. Flavor is rotten-water melon with weak Christmas spices. Average mouthfeel. Shovel this one to the curb.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
reggiedunlop (3657) - The dub c, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 21, 2012
Pours a hazy orange with a medium white head. Aroma has a touch of spice and a touch of citrus...very subtle and faint aroma. Flavor has cinnamon and nutmeg...a bit muddled but seasonal spices and not overly bold. Mouthfeel is medium and silky with an orange/cinnamon dry spicy finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
j12601 (9548) - Poughkeepsie, New York, USA - NOV 21, 2012
Bottle. Pours a hazed gold with a thin white head. Lemon and citrus peels, grain and wheat. Medium bodied, a touch of sweet lemongrass, a bit of spices. Lemony, almost shandy like. A bit sweet, easy drinking and tasty enough. Better than the regular Samís summer.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
JCM3 (5) - Maine, USA - NOV 21, 2012 does not count
pours like a summer wheat ale but has the aroma and taste of the standard Sam Adams Winter Lagar.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
mlmeeks (46) - Winona, Mississippi, USA - NOV 20, 2012
From bottle. White head that goes away fast. Very cloudy. Only small amount of the spices used are detectable in aroma. Small bitterness. Goes down well. Small spice taste.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
thetmaxx (901) - West Sacramento, California, USA - NOV 20, 2012
Poured from the bottle,itís cloudy straw colour. Aroma is of traditional Christmas spice. The base flavour of witbier is there. Finishes sweet and sticky. Will continue to enjoy through the season

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Nephilium (1696) - Cleveland, Ohio, USA - NOV 20, 2012
Mild aroma with hints of orange and spice. Pours a cloudy straw, with just a dusting of head. This beer is slightly sweet, with just a hint of the spices in the finish. Light on the palate and easy to drink. Itís an interesting change of pace for a winter beer.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
MadIndian (2743) - Levittown, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 20, 2012
Bottle from Canals. I was pleasantly surprised by this. I wasnít expecting much, but it had a refreshing wheat, citrus and cinnamin flavor. This, but not bad.

2.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
robiannelli (591) - West Deptford, New Jersey, USA - NOV 20, 2012
Pours cloudy yellow with a white head. Aromas of spices like nutmeg and corriander. Flavor is a bit sweet with a light body. Finishes with a bit of spice

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Blairgus (4123) - California, USA - NOV 19, 2012
19 nov 2012, bottle. Light gold and faintly cloudy. Nose is def a spiced Christmas beer; light coriander, nutmeg. Thin body and mildly fizzy. Gold ale with spices. A bit is nice but could drink a whole bottle. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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