overall
21
38
style
Serve in Flute, Shaker

bottled
available

on tap
unknown

Regional Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 1852   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.79/5   EST. CALORIES: 162   ABV: 5.4%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Samuel Adams Cherry Wheat® follows the centuries old American tradition of brewing beer with native ingredients, in this case Michigan cherries as well as a touch of honey. The sweet fruitiness of the cherries is balanced against the crisp, cereal note from the malted wheat and the subtle citrus flavor from the Noble hops. The end result is a sweet, refreshing beer that is light on the palate but long on complexity. Introduced in 1995 as a summer seasonal brew, Samuel Adams Cherry Wheat® developed a large enough following to be introduced as a year round style. Its distinct cherry character has made it one of the most unique and well liked styles of Samuel Adams® beer ever. Cherries are added at two different points during the brewing process. Once during the mash and again during finishing.

Tick this beer for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5


5
BeerDude78 (91) - Brick NJ, New Jersey, USA - DEC 12, 2003
This is personally one of my all time favorite classics from Samuel Adams. The taste has a nice malty flavor with a hint of cherries. The head on this beer stays throughout the whole drink. Very good.

5
dohmer13 (4) - valley stream, New York, USA - APR 22, 2004 does not count
This is probably the best beer i have tasted. It smells like cherries and gives a nice cherry aftertaste. I could drink this all day and night. I haven't tried many other Sam Adams beers but this has grabbed my interest. I just had 1 at 340 in the morning and i have a test tommorow but it was worth it.

5
jmwilburn (1) - Virginia Beach, Virginia, USA - FEB 22, 2007 does not count
I love this beer. For a beer to just sip on whil you’r ehanging out or drink while you’re playing a game, this is awesome. With out a doubt it’s a good beer.

5
mfd149 (3) - USA - MAY 7, 2008 does not count
The Cherry Wheat is tied with the Sam Adams White Ale for my favorite beer. It’s smooth and not very filling and has the right amount of cherry flavor.

5
gilly87 (2) - USA - DEC 9, 2009 does not count
cherry wheat has a flavor like no other. served with a cherry has a taste that some could have only hoped for.

5
wsmith24 (4) - Michigan, USA - FEB 4, 2013 does not count
All time favorite beer, great aroma, finish, great taste of cherry throughout. Best on draft with a couple cherries at the bottom of the glass ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

5
captnwizkidd (15) - COS, Colorado, USA - AUG 26, 2014
UPDATED: AUG 27, 2014 Cherry?? More like black cherry very aromatic and refreshing. Very good after taste. AWESOME!!!!

4.8
CAPTRON (8) - POQUOSON, Virginia, USA - DEC 21, 2003 does not count
This is one of my all time favorites. I recently picked up a case after a one year hiatus due to distribution issues. The aroma is rich with cherries and the flavor is a satisfying offset of fruit and wheat. Popping open one last night was like reuniting with an old friend.


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page    1  2 3 4 » 186
Tick this beer for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5