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Samuel Adams Rebel IPA - Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)

Samuel Adams Rebel IPASamuel Adams Rebel IPA

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BA SCORE
82
good

1,303 Ratings
THE BROS
85
very good

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Ratings: 1303
Reviews: 200
rAvg: 3.6
pDev: 12.78%


Brewed by:
Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams) visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: kylehay2004 on 06-19-2013)
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look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

IPA has been my beer of choice for any years. I live close to Boston and have been to Samuel Adams Brewery. This Rebel IPA was not available on my tour. First sampled it when in Florida. I really liked this beer.

a: Wonderful gold color, 1 finger head, lots of lace.
s: Light hop/citrus pine aroma, light malt.
t: Well balanced smooth taste, citrus, and light hop presence.
m: Full body with no after taste, very smooth.
o: Easy drinkable, another Samuel Adams winner.

This beer does not need any improvement.

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Pours a clear, gold color. 1/3 inch head of an off-white color. Great retention and great lacing. Smells of hops oils, citrus hops, sweet malt, and a hint of earthy malt. Fits the style of an American IPA. Mouth feel is sharp and crisp, with an average carbonation level. Tastes of citrus hops, slight floral hops, sweet malt, hint of hop oils, hint of grass, and a hint of alcohol. Overall, good appearance, simple aroma, good body, and complex body.

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A: medium amber and clear, off-white foam head with some lacing

S: pine and pith, or resin and grapefruit; subtler grain and malts slip through

T: hop assortment kicks up an array of fairly typical flavors from the citric to the pine; some grassy and herbal notes as well to top off a modest malt backbone, with some sweetness and a tiny bit of chew

M: medium-light body and weight, moderate carbonation, fresh and clean-finishing

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Best looking beer on tap at a local golf course in fact maybe the only craft. Gotta love that frosted pint in an actual Samuel Adams Rebel IPA glassware. Classis grapefruit aroma. Quite satiating and nothing out of place to twist the noggin. Malt sweetness and hoppy enough. Creamier mouthfeel. My brother (who is not into the craft scene) tasted it and replied it was pretty tasty and 'it sure is hoppy but not offensive'. Interested now to see how the bottle fares, but this is a definite go to on tap wherever I may be.

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Samuel Adams Rebel IPA from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
82 out of 100 based on 1,303 ratings.