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Belgian Session - Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)

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Belgian SessionBelgian Session

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BA SCORE
76
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1,028 Ratings
THE BROS
76
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Ratings: 1,028
Reviews: 204
rAvg: 3.32
pDev: 14.76%
Wants: 7
Gots: 66 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams) visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
Belgian Pale Ale |  4.25% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

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

Georgia

3.75/5  rDev +13%

08-14-2012 22:20:25 | More by Keith_R
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pagardner

Virginia

3.5/5  rDev +5.4%

08-14-2012 00:27:24 | More by pagardner
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MatthewBuchholz

Missouri

3/5  rDev -9.6%

08-13-2012 18:27:30 | More by MatthewBuchholz
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PaBeerLover

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev +5.4%

08-13-2012 00:48:38 | More by PaBeerLover
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jd1le


4/5  rDev +20.5%

08-13-2012 00:13:07 | More by jd1le
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gmfessen

Michigan

3.95/5  rDev +19%

Poured from the bottle into a pint glass, Belgian Session is a golden peachy-orange color with a soapy white head. The nose is lighlty sweet with white fruits and malty grains and just a hint of hefe-spice. The taste initially is of a hefe like spicy clove/banana note that is blended with white grape, pears and lightly toasted malt balanced ever so delicately with just enough hops to make sure the sweetness is not cloying. The mouthfeel is light in body with a thick, creamy carbonation. Overall, not a bad beer of which I would expect nothing less from the BBC.

08-12-2012 23:50:09 | More by gmfessen
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bigdog73


3.75/5  rDev +13%

08-12-2012 23:36:46 | More by bigdog73
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Hardcore

Hawaii

3.75/5  rDev +13%

08-11-2012 16:23:10 | More by Hardcore
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IheartTomorrow

Ohio

2/5  rDev -39.8%

08-10-2012 15:43:16 | More by IheartTomorrow
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Beer4Mike

Minnesota

3/5  rDev -9.6%

08-08-2012 22:18:36 | More by Beer4Mike
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Swigit

Texas

3.75/5  rDev +13%

08-08-2012 21:32:20 | More by Swigit
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Alextricity

Michigan

3.35/5  rDev +0.9%

Poured from a bottle into a Sam Adams pint glass.

Appearance: Not too bad ... a decent head that quickly dissipates, and no lacing, but it has a nice orange color to it.

Smell: Spice and caramel is what I smell ... a somewhat odd combination, but still pleasant.

Taste: Very interesting, but also quite good. It has the spice and caramel that I get in the smell, but also citrus, tea, and -- dare I say it -- bubblegum. Not at all what I was expecting, but I dig it.

Mouthfeel: As the bottle says, smooth and refreshing. Nothing else to it. What else would you expect from a beer called Belgian >SESSION<?

Overall, a pretty average beer ... it lacks a little bit in flavor, but it's definitely refreshing.

08-08-2012 00:53:11 | More by Alextricity
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tone77

Pennsylvania

3.58/5  rDev +7.8%

Poured from a brown12 oz. bottle. Has a dark golden color with a 1/2 inch head. Smell is mild, some malts and fruits. Taste is the same, malts, a bit fruity, a touch of spice. Feels full bodied in the mouth and overall is an easy drinking session beer.

08-07-2012 23:24:37 | More by tone77
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troyvar

Minnesota

3.5/5  rDev +5.4%

08-07-2012 20:45:40 | More by troyvar
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Drk93TT

Michigan

4.25/5  rDev +28%

08-07-2012 01:41:22 | More by Drk93TT
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vr6corrado

California

3/5  rDev -9.6%

08-06-2012 17:50:44 | More by vr6corrado
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silentjay

Massachusetts

3.25/5  rDev -2.1%

08-06-2012 02:29:34 | More by silentjay
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MaddDogg84

Texas

4.75/5  rDev +43.1%

08-06-2012 00:35:37 | More by MaddDogg84
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MDDMD

Pennsylvania

3.18/5  rDev -4.2%

A-golden yellow color with a nice white head and good lacing

S-faint malt and caramel, orange

T-toasted bread, malt, orange peel, bitter slightly astringent finish

F-medium body with moderate carbonation, creamy

O-an average belgian pale, but easily drinkable

08-05-2012 16:32:41 | More by MDDMD
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jheberle

Ohio

3/5  rDev -9.6%

08-04-2012 03:07:00 | More by jheberle
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puboflyons

New Hampshire

3.83/5  rDev +15.4%

From the 12 fl. oz bottle no. P1842035381 with an expiration date of Dec 2012. Sampled on August 2, 2012.

The pour is medium amber with a clear copper tone and a short-lived head that diminishes but leaves a little lacing.

Loads of aroma here with sweet pale malts taking the lead along with an interesting brush fire smokiness, toast, orange peel, and spice.

The body is medium and creamy.

The taste does not come on as strong as the aroma but it is a fascinating array of smoky malts, orange peel,and low hop bitterness. But in the end it is entirely drinkable.

08-03-2012 00:31:19 | More by puboflyons
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Trevormcraig

Florida

3.5/5  rDev +5.4%

08-02-2012 22:21:38 | More by Trevormcraig
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WDJersey

Colorado

2.75/5  rDev -17.2%

08-02-2012 04:12:37 | More by WDJersey
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MarkyMOD

Colorado

3.75/5  rDev +13%

08-02-2012 03:23:35 | More by MarkyMOD
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SlaughteredWolf

Virginia

3/5  rDev -9.6%

08-02-2012 02:12:24 | More by SlaughteredWolf
Belgian Session from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
76 out of 100 based on 1,028 ratings.