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

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BA SCORE
84
good

2,519 Ratings
THE BROS
83
good

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Ratings: 2,519
Reviews: 1,434
rAvg: 3.7
pDev: 12.97%
Wants: 56
Gots: 106 | 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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2/5  rDev -45.9%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

From the descriptions I should have loved this beer but it just didn't do it for me.

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3.6/5  rDev -2.7%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

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3.57/5  rDev -3.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

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3.69/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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3.52/5  rDev -4.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

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3.01/5  rDev -18.6%
look: 3 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

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4.25/5  rDev +14.9%

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3.75/5  rDev +1.4%

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3.25/5  rDev -12.2%

Photo of bmeehan
3/5  rDev -18.9%

Great for cooking when poured over ribs, okay for drinking when poured into your mouth.

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3/5  rDev -18.9%

Photo of Hellpop65
3/5  rDev -18.9%

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3.5/5  rDev -5.4%

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2/5  rDev -45.9%

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3.5/5  rDev -5.4%

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3.06/5  rDev -17.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

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3.72/5  rDev +0.5%

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4.52/5  rDev +22.2%

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3.68/5  rDev -0.5%

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3.32/5  rDev -10.3%

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5/5  rDev +35.1%

Photo of dabarton
4.5/5  rDev +21.6%

This rating is of the limited release Black and Gold swarzbier that Sam Adams released on tap only during the 2013-14 Bruins season.

Excellent example of a black lager or schwartzbier. Probably my favorite beer from Sam Adams.

I will have to check out the bottled schwartzbier and speak to the brewers to see if it is the same beer. I doubt it though, as they claimed black and gold was specifically brewed for the occasion.

No listing for black and gold.

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2.5/5  rDev -32.4%

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4.84/5  rDev +30.8%

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4.12/5  rDev +11.4%

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Samuel Adams Black Lager from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
84 out of 100 based on 2,519 ratings.