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

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Samuel Adams Black LagerSamuel Adams Black Lager

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BA SCORE
84
good

2,442 Ratings
THE BROS
83
good

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Ratings: 2,442
Reviews: 1,432
rAvg: 3.71
pDev: 12.94%
Wants: 45
Gots: 60 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams) visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
Schwarzbier |  4.90% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: TheJudge on 12-27-2004)
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FishGetter

Massachusetts

3.43/5  rDev -7.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Extream dark brown apperance, much like a black coffee. Light able to pass through leaving brown shades. Thin off white thick head. Strong head retention.
Not a very attractive aroma here. Faint notes of toasted grains with just a small amount of hop aroma.
Roasted grain flavor with a touch of coffee seams watered down. Some bitter hop flavor add bitterness that enhances coffee notes. A soft touch of spicy charecter adds little to offering.
A bit shy of a medium body as advertised. More on the thin side. A bit of astringent grainy flavors linger in mouth.
Run of the mill offering here from SA. Perhaps not there best offering compared to other well made brews from them. Pass this one up if in search of a delicious black lager.

Serving type: bottle

05-19-2010 23:08:01 | More by FishGetter
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Samuel Adams Black Lager from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
84 out of 100 based on 2,442 ratings.