Samuel Adams Blueberry Hill Lager | Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)

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Samuel Adams Blueberry Hill LagerSamuel Adams Blueberry Hill Lager
BEER INFO

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

Style: Fruit / Vegetable Beer

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.50%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by Mora2000 on 08-18-2012

BEER STATS
Ratings:
809
Reviews:
123
Avg:
3.38
pDev:
16.27%
 
 
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18
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114
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look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Came in a variety pack

Appearance- copper color, nice size head, good lacing

Smell- blueberry, malt

Taste- blueberry, very nice and refreshing

Mouthfeel- light bodied

Drinkability- I thought it was really good. Strong flavor of blueberries. A cold one on a hot day is great!

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look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Starting with appearance, this lager has an orange- colored, cloudy, unfiltered body, a nice amount of fluffy white foam that tends to stick around, and a nose that reminds me of blueberry cereal. There are some other fruits lingering in the background, but the scent of blueberries dominates.

Blueberry Hill Lager is a fruity beer and, as expected, the taste of blueberries dominates. But there are other flavors going on here, flavors such as light citrus, honey, and lightly toasted malt. Bitterness is subdued and fruitiness shines through, even though still malty enough to taste the way a beer should.

This beer has a creamy mouthfeel and while not the best balanced fruit beer I have ever tried, it is still good enough to earn a passing mark. It does seem like a good summertime brew and it’s a nice addition to the Samuel Adams 12- pack summer sampler.

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Samuel Adams Blueberry Hill Lager from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
3.38 out of 5 based on 809 ratings.
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