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Samuel Adams Porch Rocker | Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)

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BEER INFO

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

Style: Fruit / Vegetable Beer

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.50%

Availability: Summer

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Added by TMoney2591 on 05-19-2012

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#43,047
Reviews:
249
Ratings:
1,606
pDev:
18.18%
Bros Score:
3.51
 
 
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29
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Ratings: 1,606 |  Reviews: 249
Photo of rjp217
3.75/5  rDev +13.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Zylod
3.38/5  rDev +2.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Photo of AccipiterofBeer
3.81/5  rDev +15.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Davepoolesque
3.1/5  rDev -6.1%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3

Lemon verbena, floral, lime sherbet and grains of paradise. Wheat and grain malt. Medium bodied. Smooth. Easy drinking and fairly artificial tasting. Not that good.

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Photo of ZombPumpkin
3.49/5  rDev +5.8%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of singletary
3.38/5  rDev +2.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

It pours a light straw yellow with a white head that leaves rapidly. The smell is a lemon tart with some grainy smell also. The taste is very much lemons with a tartness that changes to a mild sweet flavor ( kinda of odd sweetness). The body is light and easy to drink. Overall a ok drink just not sure what it was going for.

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Photo of D1noB
4.48/5  rDev +35.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

A good balance of tart and smooth. Citrus up front that is carried through with a grainy backbone.

Taste Rating in Words: The plot of a well balanced one tone movie, The story is pretty straight forward and doesn't sidetrack much.

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Photo of Darrin_Smith
4/5  rDev +21.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of jmmochowski
3/5  rDev -9.1%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of alexsergio
3.5/5  rDev +6.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of ZachT
3.66/5  rDev +10.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Riff
3.53/5  rDev +7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Pours a clear orange color with a white head a little less than a finger thick. Head faded away rapidly. Smells of lemon, tart, a little grain. Taste is tart up front then fades to sweeter grain. Taste of lemon throughout. Light body and fairly clean finish. It's fine, nothing spectacular but a nice summer beer.

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Photo of Hopfenpeter
3.76/5  rDev +13.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

its exactly what it was supposed to be- a summer refresher!!!!!

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Photo of Jrm113
2.8/5  rDev -15.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 2 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.75

Overly citrus to the point of a sour stomach feel. Also very sweet in an attempt to combat the tart. Underlying tones solidly malty but is lost in the mix. Not worth a 6 pack.

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Photo of Derranged
2.33/5  rDev -29.4%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.25

Was not a fan. Odd flavors, overly sweet. Not really sure what's going on with this one. I don't care for their Summer Ale but I'd take that over Porch Rocker. I don't think I'll be having this again.

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Photo of megamick
3.9/5  rDev +18.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of GinDC
3.67/5  rDev +11.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of anthony-s
2.9/5  rDev -12.1%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of dental
3.29/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

Photo of Iski100
2.95/5  rDev -10.6%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3

Photo of udfan07
4.46/5  rDev +35.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

This is probably my favorite summer beer. Tart and refreshing with lemon but the lemon flavor is not overpowering. A perfect beer after some yard work or working outside.

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Photo of dho27
4.15/5  rDev +25.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Kinger22
3.57/5  rDev +8.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

This pours a bright yellow-amber color with a frothy head. The smell is subtle hints of citrus, but the taste is powerfully cotrus, so much so that the hops and malts are overpowered. It's an easy-drinking summer beer, but perhaps a bit too sweet.

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Photo of mpolewan
3.8/5  rDev +15.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Photo of EMV
3.5/5  rDev +6.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Poured from a 12 oz bottle into a tulip

L: Clear light golden pour. 1.5 fingers of foamy white head. Falls fast with sparse lacing.

S: Lemonade... citrus and a bit of grain.

T/F: Follows the nose. Pretty standard Radler. Cracked grains and a strong lemonade/lemon soda flavor. Citrus... mildly sweet to go with the tartness. Well carbonated... refreshing and pleasant.

O: It's summertime.... it's hot... and this hit the spot reasonably well. Nothing exciting, but a decent lawnmower beer.

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Samuel Adams Porch Rocker from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
Beer rating: 3.3 out of 5 with 1,606 ratings
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