maxwelldeux (2222) - Raleigh, North Carolina, USA - FEB 18, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Pours a clear darker amber color with a moderate white head. Nose a little malty with some caramel in there, but with hops coming through. Taste is just a tad bitter, but an easy drink.
DedicatedToFun (653) - Alabama, USA - FEB 18, 2013
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
came in the sam adams variety pack, not as good as the boston lager but overall pretty decent for sam
omega (490) - NEW ZEALAND - FEB 13, 2013
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Got very little on the nose and the initial flavour were quite hidden. Quite biscuity in the middle that softens into caramel malts. Little all over the place and not balanced. Drinkable, but I do find it funny of the three SA beers I have tried recently this is the one I thought I was going to like the most - wrong.
KoNrRiI (227) - Århus, DENMARK - FEB 6, 2013
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
0.355 bottle with 4.8% alcohol. Fine amber color, small head of an average retention. Malty aroma, caramel, bread, floral and fruity notes alongside. Bittersweet taste, mostly malty; caramel and biscuit, some hop additions appear in the background. Medium body, slick texture and average carbonation. Finish is quite long and resemblant of the taste itself with a slightly more acidic nature. All in all it is a good beer, no major flaws, quite smooth and tasty.
optemoz (168) - Apex, North Carolina, USA - FEB 4, 2013
4.4 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
Bottle - Pour is a very dark amber. I was surprised to see a take on their original signature "Boston" beer turned into an ale. This has a pretty bland aroma but the taste is nice and crisp. Tastes like a typical Boston "lager" even though its in ale. Overall it's a great session choice!
collinmb (61) - - FEB 2, 2013
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
Easy to drink, caramely delight. Gorgeous dark amber color, white frothy head. Mild spice and caramel, good brew.
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vmilaxer29 (360) - New York, USA - JAN 27, 2013
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottle. Nice rich orange-amber pour with a great foamy/soapy white head with good lacing. Mild nose of caramel malt, biscuit, and floral notes. Medium palate, some carbonation. Taste is a really nice balance of caramel malt and hop - not complex or terribly interesting, but good balance and very drinkable. Solid mainstream beer.
Lemke10 (540) - Janesville, Wisconsin, USA - JAN 23, 2013
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
This Sam Adams Boston ale pours a golden amber color with a decent head of foam. It has a surprisingly light taste but with a heavier mouthfeel. It does drink very smooth, but there’s just something missing in the taste. It’s a good beer to have a few of here and there. I would basically consider it a high end Miller Lite.
VictorStr (311) - Helsingborg, SWEDEN - JAN 19, 2013
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
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alcaponejunior (349) - Texas, USA - JAN 9, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Amber and clear, head and lace are pretty good.
A good mix of hops and malts compose both the nose and pallet. Good and spicy with hops that stand out. Caramel and biscuit malts.
Body is a bit slick and lingers in aftertaste.
Overall it’s tasty but for a stock Sam Adams I prefer the lager.