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Samuel Adams Summer Ale - Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)

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76
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4,241 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 4,241
Reviews: 1,532
rAvg: 3.33
pDev: 16.52%
Wants: 28
Gots: 274 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams) visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Wheat Ale |  5.30% ABV

Availability: Summer

Notes/Commercial Description:
An American Wheat, brewed with malted wheat, lemon zest and grains of paradise - a rare pepper from Africa first used as a brewing spice in the 13th Century to create a crisp and spicy flavor and body.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 05-09-2001)
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DoubleJ

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3.33/5  rDev 0%
look: 4 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 3

On-tap at Roscoe's Deli last night, on to the beer:

It hazy orange in color with a pretty good head. It glows in the rather dark surroundings of Roscoe's. Not much to smell but yeast, perhaps being too cold. The first half of the beer was boring because it was too cold. But as it warmed up, it got better. Some mango, apricot, yeast, pepper, and spice become noticable. Smooth and creamy from draft. It must be more refeshing when it's warm, because I consumed this after midnight, when it's, you know, cool.

Serving type: on-tap

05-27-2007 21:31:15 | More by DoubleJ
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Samuel Adams Summer Ale from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
76 out of 100 based on 4,241 ratings.