Belgian Session | Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)

Belgian SessionBelgian Session
BA SCORE
21.8%
Liked This Beer
3.34 w/ 1,217 ratings
Belgian SessionBelgian Session
BEER INFO

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

Style: Belgian Pale Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.25%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by Jason on 01-09-2012

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#42,299
Reviews:
242
Ratings:
1,217
Liked:
265
Avg:
3.34/5
pDev:
14.37%
Alströms:
3.29
 
 
Wants:
14
Gots:
159
Trade:
0
User Ratings & Reviews
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APPEARANCE: dark golden color.

OVERALL: this is a good beer, solid beer but nothing too special. There are probably better Belgian ales, but this is a solid beer to at least try once.

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Poured from a 12 ounce bottle into a Shaker pint glass, "enjoy before date" December 2014.

APPEARANCE: pours a clear, dark golden color with one finger off-white head that dissipated quickly until a thin broken layer of bubbles remained, medium carbonation, there was a small amount of lacing on the glass.

SMELL: pepper, pears, caramel, funky Belgian yeast.

TASTE: the taste follows the nose, pepper, pears, sweet caramel, some nice Belgian funk, there is not much of a hop profile present, the alcohol 4.3% is imperceptible.

PALATE: this is a lighter bodied ale for the style, medium carbonation.

OVERALL: this is a good beer but nothing to write home about, it has a lower alcohol content for the style, which is appealing to me but, there are better Belgian ales so I would probably not seek this one out again.

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Belgian Session from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
Beer rating: 21.8% out of 100 with 1,217 ratings
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