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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

6,714 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 6,714
Reviews: 2,411
rAvg: 3.75
pDev: 13.6%
Wants: 54
Gots: 452 | 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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rosmhuire

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3.8/5  rDev +1.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

I've drunk this beer on countless occasions - finally decided to formally review it after having it on tap at the bar last night.

A: Nice amber coloring. Fairly significant head.

S: Balance between the citrus of the hops and the roasted breadiness of the malt. Nothing special, though.

T: This is a solid beer. Nice balance between hops and malt. I know people have said this a thousand times, but you can always get Sam Adams Boston lager on tap at nearly every bar, and it is often the only palatable choice.

M: Nice medium-bodied mouthfeel.

D: Good - could definitely session a few of these.

Serving type: on-tap

12-24-2009 14:16:38 | More by rosmhuire
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Samuel Adams Boston Lager from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
85 out of 100 based on 6,714 ratings.