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Samuel Adams Irish Red - Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)

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2,232 Ratings
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Ratings: 2,232
Reviews: 967
rAvg: 3.47
pDev: 14.99%
Wants: 25
Gots: 92 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams) visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
Irish Red Ale |  5.80% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Pale and Caramel malts, and East Kent Goldings hops.

(Beer added by: WilliamPhilaPa on 08-24-2007)
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necoadam

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3.85/5  rDev +11%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Poured out a deep amber color with a big head that went away quickly.

Aroma was strong on the caramel with a nice blend of toasted malts and spicy hops. Seemed that it was all in the right amount of dose.

Taste was good. Toasted malts with a hint of toffee which went good together. Some caramel and spicy hops blend in the middle. Some lingering sweetness remain at the finish.

Mouthfeel was medium, which was surprising, but had a nice creamy texture. Carbonation was in check.

A pretty good Irish Red I must admit. At 5.5%, some people might be caught off guard with the medium body of the beer. Worth a try for sure.

Serving type: bottle

09-25-2009 17:14:31 | More by necoadam
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Samuel Adams Irish Red from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
79 out of 100 based on 2,232 ratings.