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Samuel Adams Noble Pils - Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)

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BA SCORE
85
very good

3,146 Ratings
THE BROS
87
very good

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Ratings: 3,146
Reviews: 1,448
rAvg: 3.77
pDev: 14.85%
Wants: 79
Gots: 91 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams) visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
Czech Pilsener |  4.90% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
"Samuel Adams® Noble Pils is brewed with all 5 Noble hops for a distinct hop character and fresh taste. Deep golden in color with a citrusy hop aroma, Samuel Adams Noble Pils is a traditional Bohemian Pilsner. The honeyed malt character from traditional Bohemian malt is balanced by delicate yet pronounced citrus, floral, and piney notes from the Noble hops. The winner of our 2009 Beer Lover's Choice® election, this beer was chosen by over 67,000 drinkers for its crisp complexity and refreshing taste."

(Beer added by: schellsbeer on 12-20-2009)
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Phelps

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3.93/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Tons of bubbles rocket up through a pale orange-yellow beer, perfectly clear, topped with a nice, clingy head of white foam. Very, very nice.

Grassy hops rule the nose, balanced by a light breadiness and a noticeable sour yeast character.

The taste has all the character of pilsners I've had in Germany: Bright citrus hops dance around with some notes of sweet light lemon and pineapple. I even get a little taste of sticky icky weed which adds to the beer and works great with the other flavors.

Surprisingly full-bodied, peppery, lively carbonation. Silky.

This is one killer pilsner. It takes a good deal of skill to brew a beer so clean-tasting, yet flavorful. Where so many brews seem to fail, Sam Adams succeeds.

Serving type: bottle

02-23-2010 06:17:21 | More by Phelps
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Samuel Adams Noble Pils from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
85 out of 100 based on 3,146 ratings.