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RATINGS: 2627   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.19/5   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 168   ABV: 5.6%
Bold and rich, with a touch of holiday spice. The first thing one notices about a Samuel Adams® Winter Lager is the deep ruby color. Then comes the magical aroma which promises something special on the tongue. The cinnamon, ginger, and hint of citrus from the orange peel blend with the roasty sweetness of the malts to deliver a warming, spicy flavor. On the palate Samuel Adams Winter Lager is rich and full bodied, robust and warming, a wonderful way to enjoy the cold evenings that come with the season.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
fonefan (43888) - VestJylland, DENMARK - MAR 18, 2010
Bottle 12fl.oz. @ home.
Clear medium amber color with a average, creamy, good lacing, mostly lasting, light beige head. Aroma is moderate malty, caramel, spicy soft mild, light brown sugar. Flavor is moderate to heavy sweet and moderate bitter with a average to long duration, spicy, nutty. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20100302]

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
yespr (40452) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - JUN 25, 2007
12 oz bottle. Pours orange/amber with an off-white head. Toffee and floral notes in the aroma, sweetish. Caramel malty flavoured with a floral bitter hops bite. Finish has a nice solid bitterness. Doesn’t feel like a wheat beer at all.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Ungstrup (34350) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - DEC 12, 2002
A very beutiful beer with a dark amber color and a beutiful lasting head. The aroma is very fruity (almost like an ale) and also sweet and spicy. It has a very filling taste with a very complex sweetness - it’s very hard to tell that its been brewed on wheat malt - there are some smoked and caramel notes contained. And it ends on a nice bitterness that lingers. All in all a very fine beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
joergen (25926) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - FEB 7, 2006
UPDATED: NOV 8, 2006 Bottle. Clear orange coloured with an off white head. Aroma of malts, caramel and dried fruits. Flavour of malts, caramel and dried fruits.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
oh6gdx (25327) - Vasa, FINLAND - NOV 9, 2005
Bottled, 5.6%. Copper coloured, huge beige foamy head, lacing. Sweet malts and alcohol in aroma along with cookies and weak chocolate. Flavour is caramel, malts, fruits and spices. Short finish, and almost no aftertaste. Some alcohol in finish, but brutally cut in flavour after that. Nice brew though, could have a few more of these!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Papsoe (25063) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAR 15, 2005
(Bottle 35,5 cl) Light brown beer with a pretty limited head. Spices are not very prominent. But the nice aroma hops shines through. Sweetish, fullbodied beer with som bitterness on the palate. Good choice as a winter session beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
omhper (23461) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - NOV 18, 2003
Bottled. Brownish amber with rich, creamy head. Flowery toffee aroma. Sweet, medium boided. Short mouthfeel, weak malt structure. Fruity with motes of plums. Some salty bitterness.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
anders37 (23044) - Malmö, SWEDEN - DEC 24, 2004
Bottle. Amber colour, the head disappears quickly. Malty aroma. Has a warming roasted malty taste. A nice beer for the winter sessions.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
madmitch76 (22102) - , Essex, ENGLAND - JAN 24, 2010
20th December 2008. Clear brown beer. Malty but has a light and crisp palate. Some very subtle spice. Dry crisp finish. Thirst quencher.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Travlr (21438) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - JUL 18, 2009
Dark amber with pale white head. Aroma of caramel. Medium body, tastes of caramel, malt, cinnamon. Not well balanced. Pass.

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