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Dark Depths - Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)

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84
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868 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 868
Reviews: 291
rAvg: 3.7
pDev: 12.43%
Wants: 24
Gots: 40 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams) visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
Baltic Porter |  7.60% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
Combination between a Baltic Porter and an IPA.

(Beer added by: Bierman9 on 01-09-2012)
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allengarvin

Texas

3.55/5  rDev -4.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Poured into a standard pint glass, this beer is an opaque brown, with a small tan head atop it. The nose offers plenty of grassy, slightly floral hops, with a little bit of caramel malt. The taste is more balanced between sweet caramel malt (and a light touch of roast) with nice bitterness and floral hop flavor. The yeast profile is pretty clean--the standard Sam Adams yeast?--and the body is not at all heavy.

Nothing too special here. Actually, it reminds me of their classic Honey Porter, removed from standard rotation years ago. It's better than the last couple beers I've tried in whatever series this is. But, not worth buying again.

Serving type: bottle

03-07-2012 00:18:04 | More by allengarvin
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Dark Depths from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
84 out of 100 based on 868 ratings.