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Cinder Bock - Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)

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BA SCORE
81
good

439 Ratings
THE BROS
79
okay

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Ratings: 439
Reviews: 163
rAvg: 3.56
pDev: 17.98%
Wants: 20
Gots: 28 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams) visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
Rauchbier |  9.45% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Jason on 01-09-2012)
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AJ01923

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev +5.3%

01-15-2014 21:16:12 | More by AJ01923
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jzlyo

Iowa

4.25/5  rDev +19.4%

01-06-2014 23:35:33 | More by jzlyo
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Sarunas7

Kansas

3.25/5  rDev -8.7%

01-05-2014 06:32:21 | More by Sarunas7
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-NESTO-

New Jersey

3.25/5  rDev -8.7%

01-04-2014 06:23:52 | More by -NESTO-
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Gio

Maryland

3.75/5  rDev +5.3%

01-03-2014 23:53:36 | More by Gio
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bmjivi221

South Carolina

3/5  rDev -15.7%

12-17-2013 08:13:18 | More by bmjivi221
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dalepryor

Kentucky

3.75/5  rDev +5.3%

12-15-2013 10:31:18 | More by dalepryor
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Doyle

Minnesota

3.5/5  rDev -1.7%

12-14-2013 18:49:42 | More by Doyle
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user785335

Florida

2.5/5  rDev -29.8%

12-08-2013 13:32:54 | More by user785335
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Bjlps

Massachusetts

3.25/5  rDev -8.7%

12-04-2013 14:42:23 | More by Bjlps
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RochefortChris

North Carolina

4.25/5  rDev +19.4%

12-04-2013 03:19:36 | More by RochefortChris
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NonicPanic

Pennsylvania

1.25/5  rDev -64.9%

12-02-2013 04:39:20 | More by NonicPanic
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hoffa0922

West Virginia

2.75/5  rDev -22.8%

11-28-2013 03:08:10 | More by hoffa0922
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Kroller86

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev +5.3%

11-25-2013 02:25:38 | More by Kroller86
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garymuchow

Minnesota

3.91/5  rDev +9.8%

A first batch bottle I'm just now getting around to drink. I'll try to not knock it for any age related issues.
Still an attractive beer. Nice tan head. Cloudy amber browns, pale red body. Sticky dripping lacing
Nice caramel with some smoke, but not excessive. Some oxidation (I at least need to note it). But nice bock aroma's.
Pretty big mouthfeel. Sticky and chewy in a nice lager like way. Good balance of flavors with the bock clearly there and a forthright but not excessive smoke stream. Very rich beer, it will be a little tough to drink the whole thing alone without something to eat to help cut it a bit. Gets all sticky on my teeth.
Enjoyable. Probably best with food.
Thanks brother.

11-16-2013 03:03:49 | More by garymuchow
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derkfromwi

Wisconsin

3.75/5  rDev +5.3%

11-13-2013 23:40:14 | More by derkfromwi
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sooner961

Oklahoma

4.75/5  rDev +33.4%

11-09-2013 23:13:53 | More by sooner961
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bmwats

Louisiana

3.2/5  rDev -10.1%

Poured form a 650 ml bottle into a mug.

A: Medium brown. Pours a 1 finger, foamy, brown-white head. Dissipates fairly quickly, leaving a smattering of bubbles on the surface. No real lacing.

S: Roasted malt, liquid smoke, and bacon.

T: Smoked malt grains, licorice, peat, and some indistinct sweet component I just can't place.

M: Hearty, but shallow feeling. Has kind of synthetic, made in a lab, sweet/bitter thing going on. Peaty aftertaste. Kind of off-putting.

D: Sipping experience. Mine was, it was decent enough, but a 12 ounce serving would have been plenty.

Atmosphere is okay. Nice foamy head, but no real lacing. Nose is roasty and bacony. Malt grains, smoked in peat, balanced with bitter and some odd sweetness. Overall, this is an okay quaff.

11-04-2013 03:39:36 | More by bmwats
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Frobot13

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev +5.3%

11-04-2013 01:19:27 | More by Frobot13
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Zach122

Washington

3.5/5  rDev -1.7%

10-31-2013 21:28:09 | More by Zach122
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Extrajoker00

Ohio

4/5  rDev +12.4%

10-28-2013 00:57:49 | More by Extrajoker00
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Beermaine

Maine

3.5/5  rDev -1.7%

10-27-2013 20:36:31 | More by Beermaine
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LightnerLiquorKS

Kansas

3.75/5  rDev +5.3%

10-22-2013 11:27:25 | More by LightnerLiquorKS
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AdamElb

New York

3.75/5  rDev +5.3%

10-22-2013 02:08:58 | More by AdamElb
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Kmlund

Massachusetts

2.75/5  rDev -22.8%

10-03-2013 18:37:44 | More by Kmlund
Cinder Bock from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
81 out of 100 based on 439 ratings.