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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

2,522 Ratings
THE BROS
83
good

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Ratings: 2,522
Reviews: 1,434
rAvg: 3.7
pDev: 12.97%
Wants: 57
Gots: 110 | 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:
Beer added by: TheJudge on 12-27-2004

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look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

It is a B+ rating here, so I went and got 6 bottles. I am disappointed. It isn't that great at all. First, it does smell a little different from the other ale beer I have tried, but the color is almost exactly like a pale ale. It also tastes kinda watery like pale ale. I am definitely not impressed. It is drinkable, but definitely not the style of beer that I like. So, I think I will give it a middle C.

The strange smell is weird to me. I never smell something like that, so I really can't describe the smell, but I am sure it tastes better than smell. Somehow I think the smell of this better is horrible. For taste, there is indeed some after taste of little bitterness, and that is it.

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Samuel Adams Black Lager from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
84 out of 100 based on 2,522 ratings.