Samuel Adams Irish Red | Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)

Samuel Adams Irish RedSamuel Adams Irish Red
2,545 Ratings
Samuel Adams Irish RedSamuel Adams Irish Red

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

Style: Irish Red Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.80%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Pale and Caramel malts, and East Kent Goldings hops.

Added by WilliamPhilaPa on 08-24-2007

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look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

Serving Type - Bottle

Appearance - Redish dark brown, 1/2 inch creamy and lots of lacing.

Smell - Robust malts, rye, caramel, some mild hops, a little bit of coffee and added spices.

Taste - Malts up front, with some fruit undertones like cherry, rasin and plum. Caramel is another flavor producted from the malts. A little bit of coffee sneaks in at the end.

Mouthfeel - Pretty easy on the mouth really. Smooth mild flavors, no alcohol burn or hop bitterness, only the malts coat with some sweetness.

Overall - A standard run of the mill beer from sammy adams. Simple flavors, nothing special at all. Its decent and drinkible, and better then bud or coors. Not something a craft drinker would want to waste time on really.

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Samuel Adams Irish Red from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
Beer rating: 3.46 out of 5 with 2,545 ratings
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