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Samuel Adams Boston Lager - Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)

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BA SCORE
85
very good

6,703 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 6,703
Reviews: 2,411
rAvg: 3.75
pDev: 13.6%
Wants: 55
Gots: 444 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams) visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
Vienna Lager |  4.90% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Our original beer is full-flavored with a balance of malty sweetness contrasted by hop spiciness and a smooth finish.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 04-27-2001)
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Bonhoeffer

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4.68/5  rDev +24.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 5 | feel: 4 | overall: 5

Wow. Had this last night on tap, shortly after polishing off a Newcastle. Amazing how much more flavor this old favorite has. I swear, if i hadn't known better i would have thought they were serving me some new American pale ale. Compared to a Newcastle, this is a regular hop bomb (of course, Newcastle isn't supposed to be hoppy, it's just interesting to note how much more the hops jump out at you when it follows something like an English brown).

Man it really hit the spot. As always, i thank God for Sam Adams, sometimes the only beer many places have other than BMC. There is simply no comparison. SA has come to my rescue many times, and i look forward to future rescue operations. Yum.

Serving type: on-tap

02-15-2006 13:41:55 | More by Bonhoeffer
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Samuel Adams Boston Lager from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
85 out of 100 based on 6,703 ratings.