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Samuel Adams Hazel Brown - Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)

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Samuel Adams Hazel BrownSamuel Adams Hazel Brown

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BA SCORE
81
good

860 Ratings
THE BROS
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(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 860
Reviews: 193
rAvg: 3.59
pDev: 14.76%
Wants: 12
Gots: 44 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams) visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
American Brown Ale |  5.20% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: TMoney2591 on 07-24-2012)
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JohnnyMc

Ohio

2.75/5  rDev -23.4%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

A seasonal from Sam Adams.

Pours out brown with amber hues and a one finger off-white/brown head.

The aroma is full of hazelnuts, caramel malt, toffee and toasted malt.

The taste also has a lot of hazelnuts, some caramel malt sweetness, toffee and roasted malt. Very sweet for a Brown Ale.

The mouthfeel was thin and the body pretty light.

I wish this beer was a little less sweet and more balanced, but it's not a bad beer.

Serving type: bottle

09-20-2012 05:13:09 | More by JohnnyMc
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Samuel Adams Hazel Brown from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
81 out of 100 based on 860 ratings.