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

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BA SCORE
85
very good

6,689 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 6,689
Reviews: 2,411
rAvg: 3.75
pDev: 13.6%
Wants: 55
Gots: 440 | 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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Stephen63

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4.1/5  rDev +9.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

A - Looks like amber nectar!

S - Pleasantly sweet with candy like aroma.

T - The sweetness was very apparent and welcome. Toffee/caramel flavour was dominant.

M - Very pleasing level of carbonation.

D - Extremely easy to drink and could spend an evening drinking this.

Got this at the TGI Fridays in Glasgow. Apart from this the beer list was one which would have you drinking water with your meal, but this was a very pleasant surprise. A fine brew and probably the best lager I have tasted.

Serving type: bottle

06-24-2007 20:55:18 | More by Stephen63
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Samuel Adams Boston Lager from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
85 out of 100 based on 6,689 ratings.