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Samuel Adams Chocolate Bock - Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)

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Samuel Adams Chocolate BockSamuel Adams Chocolate Bock

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BA SCORE
82
good

2,439 Ratings
THE BROS
71
okay

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Ratings: 2,439
Reviews: 1,105
rAvg: 3.63
pDev: 17.08%
Wants: 35
Gots: 86 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams) visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
Bock |  5.80% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: TinusTime on 11-20-2003)
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chinchill

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3.1/5  rDev -14.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3

served in pint glass

pours a very dark brown with a bubble tan head. Head disappears VERY fast!; like the 'head on a soda rather than a beer.

Unlike other chocolate beers I've had, the cocoa in this one is not subtle. There are some flavor components in cocoa nibs (the chocolate source for this beer) that I am not real fond of, but I think it is just the particular mix of hops, roasted malt and cocoa that doesn't work for me. The objectionable aspects of the taste appear in the finish and aftertaste. In addition, I found this to be too sweet.

O: I like chocolate and beer, and I am a fan of Sam Adams, so this beer was a great disappointment.

Serving type: bottle

12-27-2010 03:26:37 | More by chinchill
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Samuel Adams Chocolate Bock from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
82 out of 100 based on 2,439 ratings.