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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

2,460 Ratings
THE BROS
83
good

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Ratings: 2,460
Reviews: 1,432
rAvg: 3.71
pDev: 12.94%
Wants: 48
Gots: 71 | 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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andrewjraab

Michigan

3/5  rDev -19.1%

12-26-2011 02:31:17 | More by andrewjraab
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ccozzi

Illinois

3/5  rDev -19.1%

06-26-2013 03:55:08 | More by ccozzi
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nickdank

New Jersey

3/5  rDev -19.1%

02-20-2014 15:46:39 | More by nickdank
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mttdls

New York

3/5  rDev -19.1%

09-19-2012 19:52:19 | More by mttdls
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xnapshot

Mexico

3/5  rDev -19.1%

02-19-2012 00:50:53 | More by xnapshot
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kbnooshay

New York

3/5  rDev -19.1%

This poured a very dark brown with a light head that didn't last very long. Virtually no lacing. The smell is kinda nice, mostly caramel and malt. The taste is not nearly as good as saranac Black Forest but it is good. Caramelly and malty as fuck. There are soem coffee hints also. Flavor is nice but doesn't really grab you. Kinda leaves a yucky porter like aftertaste. The mouthfeel isn't bad but kinda watery. It is pretty slick to the tounge. Kinda drinkable but it leaves such a blah taste in your mouth. Try a black forest instead.

05-28-2006 05:29:29 | More by kbnooshay
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Walletsworth

North Dakota

3/5  rDev -19.1%

06-15-2013 16:56:49 | More by Walletsworth
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bookerandy

Indiana

3/5  rDev -19.1%

07-02-2012 06:06:20 | More by bookerandy
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TimH


3/5  rDev -19.1%

05-19-2012 18:23:06 | More by TimH
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eriktoyra

Sweden

3/5  rDev -19.1%

A: Pours a dark, almost black colored beer into the glass. The head is about two fingers high and fudge colored. The head is uneven and foamy.

S: Smells of dark malts, earthy tones, fudge and burnt sugar.

T: It tastes of dark malts, dry roasted almonds, some coffee and a sour aftertaste that ends with dry earthy tones.

M: Light body with a hind of oiliness. The carbonation is low to medium.

O: Nothing special. Ok with salty and smoked food.

09-02-2012 08:08:32 | More by eriktoyra
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deonreds

New York

3/5  rDev -19.1%

03-19-2012 05:18:54 | More by deonreds
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sneezye

Oklahoma

3/5  rDev -19.1%

09-27-2013 02:25:58 | More by sneezye
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fredmugs

Indiana

3/5  rDev -19.1%

05-27-2013 22:01:57 | More by fredmugs
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redoak075

California

3/5  rDev -19.1%

02-04-2012 23:40:45 | More by redoak075
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TX-Badger

Texas

3/5  rDev -19.1%

12-16-2012 23:38:37 | More by TX-Badger
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carrollmel7

North Carolina

3/5  rDev -19.1%

03-05-2012 04:06:45 | More by carrollmel7
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carndog

Massachusetts

3/5  rDev -19.1%

04-12-2013 02:45:36 | More by carndog
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JKerfman

Illinois

3/5  rDev -19.1%

05-06-2012 01:46:56 | More by JKerfman
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Chopman50

California

3/5  rDev -19.1%

02-26-2012 07:42:29 | More by Chopman50
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Lob

North Carolina

3/5  rDev -19.1%

03-12-2012 14:20:39 | More by Lob
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JohnnyMc

Ohio

3/5  rDev -19.1%

02-15-2012 00:45:50 | More by JohnnyMc
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KevdoggNasty


3/5  rDev -19.1%

03-30-2012 05:42:36 | More by KevdoggNasty
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robertaddis

Georgia

3/5  rDev -19.1%

11-10-2012 03:26:46 | More by robertaddis
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jnikkel

Indiana

3/5  rDev -19.1%

12-31-2011 02:37:14 | More by jnikkel
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OMG

Indiana

3/5  rDev -19.1%

10-15-2012 19:49:15 | More by OMG
Samuel Adams Black Lager from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
84 out of 100 based on 2,460 ratings.