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

Samuel Adams Porch RockerSamuel Adams Porch Rocker
BA SCORE
3.3/5
1,606 Ratings
Samuel Adams Porch RockerSamuel Adams Porch Rocker
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

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by TMoney2591 on 05-19-2012

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#43,024
Reviews:
249
Ratings:
1,606
pDev:
18.18%
Bros Score:
3.51
 
 
Wants:
29
Gots:
389
Trade:
0
HISTOGRAM
 
User Ratings & Reviews
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Ratings: 1,606 |  Reviews: 249
Photo of Scott_McCool
4/5  rDev +21.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Brendolikesbeer
4.75/5  rDev +43.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

Great, great beer. A sweeter ale with a crisp and refreshing lemony taste.

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Photo of Branlott42
3.45/5  rDev +4.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of NickFry9
3.02/5  rDev -8.5%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of kybeerdrinker
3.8/5  rDev +15.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of prost2hefeweizen
3.14/5  rDev -4.8%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of Shy5
2.9/5  rDev -12.1%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of IBUBrew
3.44/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of MinerBob
4.28/5  rDev +29.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Porch Rocker is my favorite beer from Sam Adams followed closely by Cherry Wheat and Cold Snap. It pours a clear deep gold color with small white head and no lacing. Has a lemon smell and taste that is great on a hot day very refreshing. Smooth swallow and only a lemon aftertaste. This is a GREAT summertime beer.

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

Photo of jeffreyhill021
3.37/5  rDev +2.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Kurzman
3.59/5  rDev +8.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of bigedal60
2.41/5  rDev -27%
look: 2.25 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2.25

Photo of Adam1993
3.84/5  rDev +16.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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

Photo of q33jeff
2.22/5  rDev -32.7%
look: 1.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 2 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 2

**
06/29/14
Aroma, lemon,tangerines. Appearance, clear orange, No head. Taste was sticky orange lemon tangerine. Some hops, but mostly a light summer beer, though the overly sweet taste made it less refreshing than advertised. Feel, flat, thick for a lighter beer. Drinkable, but low on the totem pole of summer fruit beers.
**

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Photo of NordicViking913
3.06/5  rDev -7.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3

Photo of Rjk00
2.65/5  rDev -19.7%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

Just not a good summer beer not even as good as summer shandy.

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

Photo of DrewSnyc667
2.27/5  rDev -31.2%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 2 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 2

Photo of Cuervo_PCB
2.75/5  rDev -16.7%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

Photo of Bendover80
3/5  rDev -9.1%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of Wingnut93
4.73/5  rDev +43.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

Photo of futiledevices
2.59/5  rDev -21.5%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 2.25

Kinda knew what I was getting into with this one, but sometimes ya just want to try something cheap and refreshing on a hot day. This beer is very sweet and lightly tart with a slightly zesty aroma with some light malt. Somewhat of a metallic tartness on the end with a sickly sweet aftertaste that (fortunately) dissipates within a few seconds.

Not great, not completely offensive. Might pick this over other nationally distributed shandies.

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

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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