Samuel Adams Latitude 48 Deconstructed IPA - Hallertau Mittelfrueh | Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)

BA SCORE
82
good
407 Ratings
THE BROS
-
no score
Send samples
Samuel Adams Latitude 48 Deconstructed IPA - Hallertau MittelfruehSamuel Adams Latitude 48 Deconstructed IPA - Hallertau Mittelfrueh
BEER INFO

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

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.00%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by JohnGalt1 on 04-26-2011

BEER STATS
Ratings:
407
Reviews:
189
Avg:
3.6
pDev:
11.67%
 
 
Wants:
7
Gots:
20
For Trade:
0
View: Beers | Events
User Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Recent | High | Low | Top Raters
Ratings: 407 |  Reviews: 189
Photo of TheBeerdedCharmer
3.5/5  rDev -2.8%

Photo of SonictheBeerhog
3.68/5  rDev +2.2%

Photo of HoppyBastard
3.75/5  rDev +4.2%

Poured from a 12 ounce bottle into a Shaker pint glass.

APPEARANCE: pours a nice amber color with 1 finger off white head that dissipated quickly leaving a thin layer of bubbles, there was significant lacing on the glass, medium carbonation.

SMELL: flowery, sweet caramel, pine.

TASTE: the taste follows the nose, initially sweet then a mild piney hop profile, nicely balanced.

PALATE: medium body and carbonation.

OVERALL: This is a good IPA, the Hallertau Mittelfrueh Hops are somewhat mild but make a very balanced IPA. This one is not as good as Mosaic but better than East Kent Goldings. I would not hesitate to buy again.

 639 characters

Photo of PA-Michigander
3.75/5  rDev +4.2%

Photo of outdoor7or24
3.75/5  rDev +4.2%

12 oz bottle poured into snifter.
Part of the latitude 48 Deconstructed series.
A: pours a brilliant 2 finger white foam head, crystal clear dark copper body, carbonation, heavy stringy lacing in the beginning
S: tangerines, soft warm alcohol, fresh pine needles, other tropical fruit notes
M: medium creamy body, coats the tongue
T: tangerine, grapefruit rind, pine resin, malty, soft alcohol taste as it warms, slightly sweet finish
O: great hop, it's from Bavaria, Germany, easy drinking ipa single hop that has a soft bitterness like the bottle label says. Try it. 3.95 stars

 581 characters

Photo of ArtZan
3.25/5  rDev -9.7%

Photo of mvanaskie13
3.76/5  rDev +4.4%

Photo of ovaltine
3.88/5  rDev +7.8%

Photo of BamfBacon
3.5/5  rDev -2.8%

Photo of TheRealtor
4.7/5  rDev +30.6%

Photo of Hockey_Fan
3.6/5  rDev 0%

Photo of puboflyons
4/5  rDev +11.1%

From the 12 fl. oz. bottle with an expiration date of October 2014. Sampled on September 20, 2014.

Lovely looking copper pour with a big off-white head just like the others in the set.

Aroma of roasted malts with an earthy and semi-bold hop character. Not in my face but noticeable.

Medium to full body.

The taste is a nice mixture of roasted malts and bitter hops that are not to floral or grassy. They balance out right.

 431 characters

Photo of outsider
3.5/5  rDev -2.8%

Photo of Jeysun23
4.04/5  rDev +12.2%

Photo of HamdenHector
3.25/5  rDev -9.7%

A: slight haze; bronze colored; 1 finger white head that receded slowly;

S: hops are up front with caramel malt in the background;

T: balanced up front with the hops building to a lightly bitter finish;

M: medium bodied; moderate carbonation:

O: more hop presence than I expected;

 284 characters

Photo of MidwestBA
3.5/5  rDev -2.8%

Photo of Drknight
3.5/5  rDev -2.8%

Photo of tommyguz
2.5/5  rDev -30.6%

Photo of ncstateplaya
3.25/5  rDev -9.7%

Photo of Notacraftdrinker
3/5  rDev -16.7%

Photo of Kcman91
3.5/5  rDev -2.8%

Photo of LutherBrau
4/5  rDev +11.1%

Photo of JimmyAloysius
4.25/5  rDev +18.1%

Photo of tedho21
3.25/5  rDev -9.7%

Samuel Adams Latitude 48 Deconstructed IPA - Hallertau Mittelfrueh from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
3.6 out of 5 based on 407 ratings.
  • About Us

    Founded in Boston in 1996, BeerAdvocate (BA) is your go-to resource for beer powered by an independent community of enthusiasts and professionals dedicated to supporting and promoting better beer.

    Learn More
  • Our Community

    Comprised of consumers and industry professionals, many of whom started as members of this site, our community is one of the oldest, largest, and most respected beer communities online.

    Learn More
  • Our Events

    Since 2003 we've hosted over 60 world-class beer festivals to bring awareness to independent brewers and educate attendees.

    Learn More
  • Our Magazine

    Support uncompromising beer advocacy and award-winning, independent journalism with a print subscription to BeerAdvocate magazine.

    Learn More