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Samuel Adams Revolutionary Rye Ale - Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)

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Samuel Adams Revolutionary Rye AleSamuel Adams Revolutionary Rye Ale

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BA SCORE
80
good

401 Ratings
THE BROS
68
poor

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Ratings: 401
Reviews: 237
rAvg: 3.52
pDev: 13.92%
Wants: 12
Gots: 11 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams) visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
Rye Beer |  5.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Buggies on 07-14-2010)
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Looneybiz

Ohio

3.88/5  rDev +10.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 4

Poured into a pint glass and it came out a deep amber color with a full inch of head and some lace.

The aroma was definetely more noticable then most Sam Adams beers. You can pick out the rye smell right away.

Upon tasting you can get the Rye flavor and it really tastes pretty good overall.

Kinda leaves you thirsty afterwards so the finish is dry and the cabronation was actually a little strong for me.

I would drink this beer again and its a nice mix up since the last 2 seasonal beers, octoberfest and winter lager are very good, but very similar to each other. This Rye Ale is a nice compliment to the other spring brew, Noble Pills.

Serving type: bottle

02-27-2011 07:30:58 | More by Looneybiz
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Samuel Adams Revolutionary Rye Ale from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
80 out of 100 based on 401 ratings.