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RATINGS: 690   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.43/5   SEASONAL: Spring   EST. CALORIES: 174   ABV: 5.8%
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Sam Adams Whitewater IPA. A wheat ale brewed with apricots & spices.
This hazy brew combines the crisp character of a white ale with the intense pine and citrus flavors of an India Pale Ale. We took the unique combination to a new level with the sublet addition of apricots, which provide a slight sweetness to balance the bitterness of the hops. Cheers!


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3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
cooplander (543) - Florida, USA - MAR 11, 2012
hazy yellow color, aroma of grapefruit, orange, lemon, pine, flavor is wheat grapefruit, orange, lemon, pine, nice bitterness, dry finish, really enjoy the wheat IPA


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Johnstledger8 (710) - Dublin, IRELAND - AUG 16, 2016
Drank from bottle. Loads of apricots, peach, some grapefruit, citrus. Light watery to oily mouthfeel, medium carbonation.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Quick3Beers (883) - East Falmouth, Massachusetts, USA - AUG 16, 2016
Pours a translucent light amber from a bottle. Big pine and nondescript citrus aroma. Flavor is a somewhat citric acid sour, with a huge dose of bitterness. Not picking up on the apricot but I wonder if they add a little fullness in the mouth. Good beer.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jflopsu (1186) - New Jersey, USA - JUL 29, 2016
Pours a lightly hazy orange with white head. Has a citrus and pine aroma. A sweet citrus hop, pine, and grain taste. A heavily carbonated beer that has a lingering bitter hop and sweet citrus aftertaste.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
bartzluke (594) - Oklahoma, USA - JUL 24, 2016
12 oz pour from bottle into Spiegelau IPA glass. Pours dull find, moderate soapy white head. Body is medium, a little sticky. Nose is piney, resin. Taste is bitter, not too complex, resin. Not exactly what I think of when I consider white IPAs.

3.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
guil0000 (367) - New Brunswick, CANADA - JUL 20, 2016
Pours a clear yellow color with a nice small white head. Nose of orange peel, citrus, some spricot also. Light body. Sweet taste with a small bitter finish.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
SG111 (1219) - New York, USA - JUL 4, 2016
Straight from the bottle, June 2014 so this isnít fair. Malt bomb cuz itís so past its date. Malt predominates with some citrus. Both in nose and flavor. Malty, caramel, mild orange and lemon. Ehh. Iím sure fresh itíd be half decent. But take this one with a grain of salt. Not sure how itís even on the shelves this old.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
axl (530) - Lund, SWEDEN - JUN 29, 2016
Draft. Semi-clear yellow with one finger white head leaving thick lacing. Aroma is citrusy with lemon, light orange and wheat. Taste is similar with zestier lemon and more subdued wheat and orange. Smooth medium mouthfeel, light to medium carbonation and soft lemony aftertaste.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
rdixon77 (2309) - Georgia, USA - JUN 29, 2016
Pretty basic tasting IPA. Had some wheaty aspects and wit spices. Down the middle.

2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
jmichaelg (12) - - JUN 25, 2016
Basic IPA. Nothing special or of note. Opaque coloring was the best quality.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Headbanger (3803) - Aurora, Illinois, USA - JUN 15, 2016
12oz bottle 6/11/16 (Graduation Party)-Pours slightly hazy yellow with a small head. Aroma of hops and spices. Taste of the same. This light to medium bodied brew was quite tasty.


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