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Samuel Adams Latitude 48 IPA - Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)

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Samuel Adams Latitude 48 IPASamuel Adams Latitude 48 IPA

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BA SCORE
81
good

3,277 Ratings
THE BROS
84
good

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Ratings: 3,277
Reviews: 1,009
rAvg: 3.56
pDev: 14.04%
Wants: 24
Gots: 263 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams) visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: JoeyBeerBelly on 04-02-2010)
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3/5  rDev -15.7%

sneekee22, Dec 21, 2011
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4/5  rDev +12.4%

rowingbrewer, Dec 20, 2011
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4/5  rDev +12.4%

weaselchew, Dec 20, 2011
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4/5  rDev +12.4%

beaubarnett10, Dec 20, 2011
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4/5  rDev +12.4%

tastybeers, Dec 20, 2011
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3.5/5  rDev -1.7%

munk2020, Dec 20, 2011
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3.5/5  rDev -1.7%

VncentLIFE, Dec 19, 2011
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3.6/5  rDev +1.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

This beer has an amber hue, and the nose is sort of earthy, mildly hoppy, and actually pretty decent nose and look overall. Taste if basically what I would expect from an IPA, but maybe a little bit more on the malty side then west coast style IPAs. Pretty good carbonation. I will admit, I sometimes I feel I am too harsh on Sam Adams... this certainly is not the best IPa I have ever drank, but it's quite drinkable, and is pretty decent taste wise. It is also reasonably priced, and available all over. So in my mind, for these reasons, it is a pretty good beer.

ely2000k, Dec 18, 2011
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4/5  rDev +12.4%

Jemenhiser, Dec 18, 2011
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4/5  rDev +12.4%

Goldfoot, Dec 16, 2011
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4/5  rDev +12.4%

fizzyted, Dec 16, 2011
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2.6/5  rDev -27%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 2 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.5

I'm going to cut to the chase.

This is a pale ale and not an IPA.

Don't be fooled.

Appears promising, smells inoffensive, tastes like a cheap pale ale brewed with stale hops, feels good to swallow and is easy to guzzle. but overall an unworthy representative of the style.

Move along. Nothing to see here.

Sorcerer, Dec 15, 2011
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4/5  rDev +12.4%

pschul4, Dec 15, 2011
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4/5  rDev +12.4%

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4/5  rDev +12.4%

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4/5  rDev +12.4%

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5/5  rDev +40.4%

lumpy1126, Dec 14, 2011
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4/5  rDev +12.4%

goldennectar, Dec 13, 2011
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4/5  rDev +12.4%

murf1087, Dec 12, 2011
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4/5  rDev +12.4%

poogas, Dec 12, 2011
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4/5  rDev +12.4%

xdefeatsy, Dec 11, 2011
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3.25/5  rDev -8.7%

jordanmckell, Dec 11, 2011
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4/5  rDev +12.4%

greenengineer, Dec 11, 2011
Samuel Adams Latitude 48 IPA from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
81 out of 100 based on 3,277 ratings.