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

Samuel Adams Boston LagerSamuel Adams Boston Lager

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BA SCORE
85
very good

6,068 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

(view ratings)
Ratings: 6068
Reviews: 2387
rAvg: 3.76
pDev: 13.56%


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:
No notes at this time.

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

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3.83/5  rDev +1.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

This was tapped into a tall pint glass.

A: Bronze with amber, decent head retention, adequate lacing.

S: Noticeable hop aroma, also a noticeable lemon aroma that seems more pronounced from the tapper than from a bottle.

T: I was surprised how different this beer was on tap. There was more noticeable hops up front, and also much more citrus flavor, the middle featured lots of lemon, sweetness, and some herbal hops, the finish featured more hops and more lemon.

M: What I expect from a lager: smooth, relatively light, and above average carbonation.

D: Very drinkable, though my curiosity usually leads me to drink other beers when they are available!

Serving type: on-tap

06-22-2010 04:15:59 | More by Erish
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Samuel Adams Boston Lager from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
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