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

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4,768 Ratings
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Ratings: 4,768
Reviews: 1,553
rAvg: 3.33
pDev: 16.52%
Wants: 35
Gots: 594 | 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:
Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 05-09-2001

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.
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look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.5

Pours hazy amber with a small head.
Nose shows orange peel, wheat, lemon and sweet clean malt.
Flavours include wheat and lemon along with some vegetable characters and spices.
Carbonation is a bit excessive really.
Pretty weak, not all that interesting.

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Samuel Adams Summer Ale from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
76 out of 100 based on 4,768 ratings.