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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

2,443 Ratings
THE BROS
83
good

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Ratings: 2,443
Reviews: 1,432
rAvg: 3.71
pDev: 12.94%
Wants: 46
Gots: 62 | 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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mattster

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3.88/5  rDev +4.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Opened 12 fluid ounce bottle, poured in Nonic class.
Pours a nice low head that dissipated rather quickly to a layer of fine lace across the top of the almost opaque black brew (I love the look of this stuff).

Smell is nutty with hits of malts. Initial taste is actually like a toasted pecan. Almost get a slight smoky bacon taste, but beer is lighter than it looks - common for this style. Nice on palate and definitely follows through with a great finish.

Serving type: bottle

03-25-2009 08:01:49 | More by mattster
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Samuel Adams Black Lager from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
84 out of 100 based on 2,443 ratings.