Samuel Adams Pale Ale - Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
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3.43/5 rDev -1.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5
A perfectly clear, golden-yellow. A two-finger eggshell colored head. The head looks great and leaves some decent lace, but the head itself is short-lived.
Some faint malt and earthy hop resins. Good, but nothing to write home about.
Medium bodied and crisp. The flavor is earthy with some pale malt and a slight sweetness toward the middle. A very run-of-the-mill English Pale Ale flavor. Not at all a bad thing. It finishes earthy with a bit of resin like hop oil that gives it a dry aftertaste. You could definitely drink a few of these in one sitting but it probably wouldn't be the first beer on my mind as I headed to the bar.
Serving type: bottle
05-02-2011 01:07:52 | More by SuperSpy
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