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Samuel Adams Summer Ale | Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
Massachusetts, United States
samueladams.com

Style: American Pale Wheat Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.30%

Availability: Summer

Notes / Commercial Description:
An American Wheat, brewed with malted wheat, lemon zest and grains of paradise - a rare pepper from Africa first used as a brewing spice in the 13th Century to create a crisp and spicy flavor and body.

Added by BeerAdvocate on 05-09-2001

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#43,571
Reviews:
1,685
Ratings:
5,585
pDev:
16.22%
Bros Score:
3.42
 
 
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70
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look: 4.75 | smell: 5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

I poured a 12oz bottle into my glass mug, I saw a great amount of foam. This beer stays well carbonated.

The initial taste is great! It has a strong, but not overbearing beer-y flavor. Since I'm a slow drinker, my beer starts to get warm after leaving it out for so long. This beer starts to taste funky after about 20 minutes of it sitting. The last inch of beer is, well, yuck. It leaves a bad impression.

The color is great, the initial feel is great. Overall, I would buy buy this beer again.

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Samuel Adams Summer Ale from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
Beer rating: 3.33 out of 5 with 5,585 ratings
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