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

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BA SCORE
85
very good

6,638 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 6,638
Reviews: 2,409
rAvg: 3.75
pDev: 13.6%
Wants: 54
Gots: 419 | 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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Crazy4LegMoose

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3.69/5  rDev -1.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

A: brownish orange hue with 1 finger of golden brown creamy head. The head hangs on for a while leaving light lacing on the glass.

S: Smells of caramel, honey, with hints of citrus. Very classic characteristics of the vienna malt lager style.

T: Smooth honey caramel flavor that finishes with a hint of citrus at the finish. Well balanced beer with a good amount of flavors blending together. Hints of sweet caramel that blend into a clean citrus finish.

M: Medium bodied beer with a creamy mouthfeel. Good carbonation.

O: Very well balanced and distinct beer. Classic Sam Adams malt profile that is evident in their other beers including their Latitude 48 IPA. Good balance of malt, hops and medium bodied carbonation to blend all the flavors together.

Serving type: bottle

07-26-2013 21:20:37 | More by Crazy4LegMoose
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Samuel Adams Boston Lager from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
85 out of 100 based on 6,638 ratings.