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Samuel Adams Ruby Mild - Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)

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Samuel Adams Ruby MildSamuel Adams Ruby Mild

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464 Ratings

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Ratings: 464
Reviews: 88
rAvg: 3.41
pDev: 11.14%
Wants: 6
Gots: 28 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams) visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
English Dark Mild Ale |  5.60% ABV

Availability: Fall

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Beer added by: Zorro on 07-26-2013

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I poured this beer and it has a reddish color body with a small tan head to it. The smell is a little sweet and has a malt aroma also. The taste has a little sweetness and malty notes and just a bit of hops on the end of the tongue. Mouthful is smooth and overall a good beer. I could see my self drinking this with some fish and chips in a pub.

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This has to be the most underrated beer in the entire Sam Adams library, and I'm not shy about how much I LOVE Sam Adams! There's just something about this beer, how perfectly red it is, how it's not bitter, not boring, not too sweet, and has an overall after taste that is very hard to describe from a novice reviewer, but veteran beer drinker. I really hope Sam Adams brings this back, and doesn't discard it like they do with so many other good beers, like Mighty Oak Ale.

If they sold 12 packs of this beer, I would have it regularly in stock!

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The Ruby Mild was included in a mix pack. Served in my SA perfect pint glass, the beer is amber with nice clarity. It has an off-white head and clingy head.

It has mild grains and red apple on the nose.

Taste is slightly sweet and grainy. A bit of hops add a nice midlevel bite. It is balanced and easy to pair with non-spicy food.

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Samuel Adams Ruby Mild from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
78 out of 100 based on 464 ratings.