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

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76
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4,239 Ratings
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Ratings: 4,239
Reviews: 1,532
rAvg: 3.33
pDev: 16.52%
Wants: 28
Gots: 272 | 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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atpben

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3.58/5  rDev +7.5%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Until I had the Brooklyn Summer Ale this was my favorite summer ale. I have had this on many occasions both on tap and bottle but most recently in a bottle. Poured into a pint glass. Pours a nice hazy golden color with a decent white head. Aroma of mostly citrus and some light pepper. Taste has more of lemon, orange, and some light spices. Some light acidity kicks in as well. It has a nice dry finish. Will definately try again.

Serving type: bottle

05-17-2009 16:38:52 | More by atpben
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Samuel Adams Summer Ale from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
76 out of 100 based on 4,239 ratings.