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

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Samuel Adams Boston LagerSamuel Adams Boston Lager

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BA SCORE
85
very good

6,535 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 6,535
Reviews: 2,405
rAvg: 3.75
pDev: 13.6%
Wants: 53
Gots: 372 | 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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hoplover82

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4.2/5  rDev +12%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Not a very complex beer, pretty simple and plain to me.

It pours a clear darker hay color. Has a medium white fluffy persistent head.

The aroma is soft spicy hops and hints of malt and a wee little yeasty.

The flavor is of earthy hops and pale malts and a good amount of bitterness.

Not top effervecent in the mouthfeel, very creamy but light bodied.

Very drinkable.

Serving type: bottle

12-04-2008 18:48:15 | More by hoplover82
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Samuel Adams Boston Lager from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
85 out of 100 based on 6,535 ratings.