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

BA SCORE
66.7%
Liked This Beer
3.9 w/ 15 ratings
BEER INFO

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

Style: Cream Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): not listed

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by BeerAdvocate on 01-28-1998

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Ranking:
-
Reviews:
1
Ratings:
15
Liked:
10
Avg:
3.9/5
pDev:
26.15%
Alströms:
4.33
 
 
Wants:
7
Gots:
2
Trade:
0
User Ratings & Reviews
Ratings: 15 |  Reviews: 1
Photo of koneill1976
4.45/5  rDev +14.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Photo of CTJman
3.4/5  rDev -12.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of misternebbie
3.76/5  rDev -3.6%

Photo of bulletproofheeb
5/5  rDev +28.2%

Photo of Tarps68
3.25/5  rDev -16.7%

Photo of rmjacobson
5/5  rDev +28.2%

Photo of SuomiHobbit
3.25/5  rDev -16.7%

Photo of chris1919
5/5  rDev +28.2%

Photo of swinyeju
5/5  rDev +28.2%

Photo of UncleJon206
1/5  rDev -74.4%

Photo of boonerjohn1
3/5  rDev -23.1%

Photo of 6demonbag
4/5  rDev +2.6%

Photo of Stoffel
4/5  rDev +2.6%

Photo of Burt
4/5  rDev +2.6%

Photo of Jason
4.33/5  rDev +11%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Presentation: Pint. On tap at the Samuel Adams Brewhouse, Boylston St., Boston, MA. Some of the freshest SA you'll ever get!

Appearance: Reddish amber, with a nitro Guinness draft style head which left its trail all the way down the pint. Great retention.

Smell: Very clean and crisp. It was difficult to pick out any specific aromas due to the pub atmosphere and that it had no distinct smell.

Taste: Extremely creamy and smooth with a thinish light malt body. A pronounced lager taste (due to the specific hops used), with a thin ever-so-slight-lemony finish. Hints of caramel and hops linger out a while.

Notes: This was a great beer on tap, and tap it will stay. At the time of this review, it is only available in 12 hand-picked Boston locations. It will roll-out in kegs, nationwide, at an unknown date. In the meantime ... if you are in the Boston area we highly suggest that you try it, even though it is really a Bitter.

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Samuel Adams Cream Ale from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
Beer rating: 66.7% out of 100 with 15 ratings
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