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Samuel Adams Mighty Oak Ale - Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)

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Samuel Adams Mighty Oak AleSamuel Adams Mighty Oak Ale

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495 Ratings

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Ratings: 495
Reviews: 175
rAvg: 3.45
pDev: 15.07%
Wants: 12
Gots: 13 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams) visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Ale |  5.70% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: Jason on 11-18-2011

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look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Was very surprised to find this beer in a single since Samuel Adams doesnt brew it anymore. This was my favorite beer from their spring variety pack and was the winner of the brew contest that was held.

A: This beer pours a nice medium, amber color with a thin, creamy white head that leaves some good lacing.

S: Distinct notes from the oak bring out this aroma that is followed by caramel and vanilla.

T: Very intense sweetness that is brought about by a strong oak flavor. The body consists of Vanilla, caramel and some malt. Nice dry finish that has a yeast type feel.

M: Very earthy mouth, but not of the Saison or pale ale kind. Has a very unique and distinct flavor. Carbonation is very present which helps bring out the notes from the oak.

O: I love this beer, even more so out of a glass. Oak themed beers have a complex brewing process that has generous amounts of vanilla and caramel. Very nice blend of ingredients. Im pretty sure this is the last of this beer I will every have the pleasure of drinking, so im savoring the flavor.

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look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

For some reason, this beer didn't have any curb appeal for me. As I drink it, I find it grows on me. What a pleasant surprise!

Poured into a standard pint glass to a deep amber color with a half inch foamy head. It's very nice looking.

I get hints of caramel in the nose, along with a bit of maltiness.

Very slightly sweet but nice. It's a strong flavor and tends toward syrupy, but it's good.

Mouthfeel is very good. No bite, some pleasant tingle, and a nice foaminess to it. Well built full-bodied beer.

Overall, it's another nice offering from Sam.

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Samuel Adams Mighty Oak Ale from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
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