Samuel Adams Boston Lager | Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)

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Samuel Adams Boston LagerSamuel Adams Boston Lager
BEER INFO

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

Style: Vienna Lager

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Our original beer is full-flavored with a balance of malty sweetness contrasted by hop spiciness and a smooth finish.

Added by BeerAdvocate on 04-27-2001

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#23,836
Reviews:
2,719
Ratings:
9,287
pDev:
13.9%
Bros Score:
4
 
 
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look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Rich and aromatic flavors in a light-bodied beer. Maltiness gives it a pretty big mouthfeel along with plenty of carbonation in the usual Sam Adams style. A sharp touch to go with the mellow caramel flavors. Hops are distinct but more flowery than bitter.

I wonder how many people widened their beer horizons with a sip of Sam Adams? Who could resist-- it's not very bitter, but it does provide a painless education in hoppiness. A distinctive and reliable beer. I've found it in the driest beer deserts as well as the cheesiest Mexican joints. I think Boston Brewing does us all a service by making so this flavorful beer so popular and widely available.

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Samuel Adams Boston Lager from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
Beer rating: 3.74 out of 5 with 9,287 ratings
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