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RATINGS: 281   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.86   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A fresh take on a fruit beer. This crisp, unfiltered lager is aged on blueberries for a pleasant blueberry aroma and taste. To take this fruity character in a new direction,we brewed with Tettnang Noble hops for an added subtle citrus note. A delicious blend of flavors with a smooth lager finish.


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1.5
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 7/20
Gachupines (885) - USA - JUL 19, 2013
Way too fruity in a very artificial way. Tastes like blueberry candy somehow, completely overwhelms any flavor of beer.


3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Duhast500 (413) - Cumberland, Rhode Island, USA - AUG 27, 2014
Poured from a 12oz. bottle into a Samuel Adams Perfect Pint glass The color us a hazy orange with a finger of foamy white head and just the slightest of lacing left on the glass. The smell has a nice blueberry aroma that also teases at a slight orange twang. Really fruity in the nose and promises some touches of raspberry or strawberry too. The taste is blueberry right at the start with a crisp sweet malt that swings through the palette quickly without pushing off any berry flavor. Once things get toward the end the bitterness makes an appearance and hits leaving a slight smack on your tongue. The feel is light with a great drinkable feel and makes for a good summer drinker. The crisp body carries some of the sweetness along and keeps things interesting.

4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
mikerominiecki (6) - - AUG 26, 2014 does not count
A little surprised at the strength of the blueberries. Iím not a blueberry guy, but the taste works perfect with the beer.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
roxtersoxter (299) - McKinney, Texas, USA - AUG 20, 2014
Pours clear piss color with medium white head out of bottle. Pretty good aroma of blueberry muffin. Flavor of blueberry with a light wheat beer taste. Not a great beer but not gross either. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

1.6
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 5/20
BlackHaddock (3645) - Shropshire, ENGLAND - AUG 19, 2014
10th July 2014: part of a mixed pack of Samuel Adams stuff bought by my son-in-law and drank on his balcony in Newport Beach. Not my cup of tea! Slight haze to the pour, golden with a short lived white head. The name gives the flavours and aroma away somewhat: blueberries (or a syrup of said fruit) infused with a base lager that fails to blend with itís bedmate. Sorry, not good. Not even refreshing or thirst quenching.

1.7
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 5/20
Eberndt (174) - - AUG 17, 2014
Lots of artificial blueberry here, almost overwhelming. Very sweet and syrupy mouthfeel.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
samsmith33 (369) - - AUG 16, 2014
3-way blueberry beer taste test. 1-Sam Adams Blueberry Hill Lager. 2-Fegleys Blueberry Belch, 3-DuClaw Blueberry Citrus Wheat.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
rxeight (1294) - Illinois, USA - AUG 15, 2014
Way too much blueberry. Not good blueberry. Fake stuff. Like cheap blueberry muffins.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
raymow (813) - Bensalem, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 14, 2014
bottled - not very good. Tasted like it has artificial blueberry flavor added. I expect more from Sam Adams. On the other hand, probably only their 2nd beer that Iíve had that I didnít like.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
fluffy (1602) - St Petersburg, Florida, USA - AUG 13, 2014
a bit too sweet for my tastes, like their cherry wheat. its ok, refreshing, just fakey tasting.

3.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
EDisparti (5) - - AUG 13, 2014 does not count
Itís tasty, not an everyday beer but a good summer occasional beer. The blueberry is very light so itís not fruity. Otherwise I like the aroma!


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