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In: Reviews20 Sep 2010
BREWERY’S DESCRIPTION & INFORMATION: Spicy yet smooth. Samuel Adams® White Ale is brewed with 10 exotic spices: orange and lemon peel, dried plum, Grains of Paradise, coriander, anise, hibiscus, rose hips, tamarind, and vanilla. As an unfiltered wheat ale, Samuel Adams White Ale has a crisp and refreshing taste profile with the added unique character and complexity of our special blend of spices. Flavor: Crisp and malty with a distinct spice note.
The aroma and flavors are fruity, floral, and complex with a cereal malt note balanced by the Hallertau Mittelfrueh Noble hops. Color: Slightly golden to amber Original Gravity: 12.5° Plato Alcohol by Vol/Wt: 5.3% ABV — 4.2%ABW Calories per 12 oz. serving: 166 Malt Type: Two-row Harrington, Metcalfe, and Copeland pale malts, and malted wheat Hop Variety: Hallertau Mittelfrueh Noble hops Special Ingredients: Orange, lemon, dried pllum, hibiscus, rose hips, anise, vanilla, Grains of Paradise, coriander, and tamarind Yeast Strain: Samuel Adams ale yeast Availability: Seasonal (November – December) in the Winter Classics Variety Pack First Brewed: 1997 HOW THIS BEER RATES: Rate Beer: 47 (overall) 50 (style)