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

Samuel Adams Summer AleSamuel Adams Summer Ale

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3,693 Ratings
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Ratings: 3693
Reviews: 1509
rAvg: 3.34
pDev: 16.47%


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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Thiestru

Georgia

4/5  rDev +19.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured from a 12-oz. bottle into a pint glass.

Appearance: Bright, pale golden with appreciable cloudiness. One-finger white head, decent retention and lacing.

Smell: Lemon, spices, and wheat.

Taste: Same as above. I don't like wheat beers nearly as much as I used to, but I still find this very enjoyable.

Mouthfeel: Crisp and refreshing.

Drinkability: This is a great beer for a hot day; one or two of them hit the spot nicely.

I don't buy this very often, but I always really like it when I do. Another solid Sam Adams offering.

Serving type: bottle

05-18-2010 23:07:03 | More by Thiestru
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Samuel Adams Summer Ale from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
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