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

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BA SCORE
84
good

7,178 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 7,178
Reviews: 2,431
rAvg: 3.74
pDev: 13.9%
Wants: 69
Gots: 671 | 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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A- Amber, but pretty clear. Very filtered. Nice rocky 2/3 finger head that creates decent lacing.

S- Sweet. Toffee/caramel malts. Touch of brown bread crust. Hops are floral.

T- Toffee and caramel malty-ness. Light grainy flavor as well. Has a real nice spicy floral hop note. A light hop oil is detected.

M- Very palate friendly. Very crisp, clean, and refreshing. Finish is of spicy hops before it dries. Mouthfeel just has a lot of what different craft beer styles present. Very nice.

Not a wow beer, but it's a fine beer nonetheless! You get malts and a nice hop presence without it being too bitter. I wouldn't say it's a gateway to better beers, but some would. It's cheap enough in everyone's neck of the woods. Get some!

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Samuel Adams Boston Lager from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
84 out of 100 based on 7,178 ratings.