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

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BA SCORE
84
good

7,165 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 7,165
Reviews: 2,430
rAvg: 3.74
pDev: 13.9%
Wants: 69
Gots: 662 | 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.

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3.58/5  rDev -4.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

A great beer from the largest American brewer that brews its own...

Pours with a full head that sticks around a while.

Smell and taste of hops and slightly tea-ish with a hint of herb.

Mouth feel is nice and smooth. Not too hard or creamy.

Could hold it own against many imports.

Nice.

kilustration, Nov 19, 2011
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3.63/5  rDev -2.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Great copper orange color that develops a good head of thick bubbles when poured in the center of a pint glass. Yeasty maltiness and some good hop scents jump from the glass. Good refreshing carbonation. This one is a great standby and will always satisfy. This is about the only lager that I enjoy. Good example of the Samuel Adams lineup.

Nuke77, Nov 18, 2011
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Samuel Adams Boston Lager from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
84 out of 100 based on 7,165 ratings.