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RATINGS: 4268   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.22/5   EST. CALORIES: 147   ABV: 4.9%
Samuel Adams Boston Lager® is the best example of the fundamental characteristics of a great beer, offering a full, rich flavor that is both balanced and complex. It is brewed using a decoction mash, a time consuming, traditional four vessel brewing process discarded by many contemporary brewers. This process brings forth a rich sweetness from the malt that makes it well worth the effort. Samuel Adams Boston Lager® also uses only the finest of ingredients including two row barley, as well as German Noble aroma hops. The exclusive use of two row barley not only imparts a full, smooth body but also gives the beer a wide spectrum of malt flavor ranging from slightly sweet to caramel to slightly roasted. The Noble hops varieties, Hallertau Mittelfruh and Tettnang Tettnanger, add a wide range of floral, piney and citrus notes, which are present from the aroma, through the flavor, to the lingering smooth finish. We take great pride in the Noble hops used in our beers. They are hand selected by Jim Koch and our other brewers from the world’s oldest hops growing area. Among the world’s most expensive, they cost twenty times as much as other hops.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
kustie (521) - Tampere, FINLAND - MAY 19, 2015
Tap@tonyroma, Orlando. Golden color with white head. Aroma has malt. Taste is also malty with somewhat sweet taste and just a little bitter elements. Flavors of malt, caramel.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
aumentm (452) - North Carolina, USA - MAY 18, 2015
This is their classic beer, Great mix of the malts and hops. This is complex and well balanced. Very smooth.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
Ozzy87 (10) - TURKEY - MAY 18, 2015
Excellent aroma, very refreshing. So good for a lager beer. I recommend it to everyone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
lello4ever (336) - ITALY - MAY 14, 2015
Lager di buon livello, colore oro intenso e buona schiuma bianca, aroma e sapore di malto, intenso anche questo, corpo medio.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
Kirasuke (5) - - MAY 14, 2015 does not count
In terms of beer for me, kind of expensive, but worth it. I like this stuff. Nice taste, Has a full body with some hops. One of the few beers i have had i can distinguish hops and malt. Good entry to quality lagers.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
racedom (23) - Guadalajara, SPAIN - MAY 12, 2015
Copper colored, off white head. Aroma is of caramel and candied fruits. Taste sweet caramel, fruits, candy with low but present floral bitterness. Dry sweet finish. Medium bodied.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
redders1974 (510) - Greater Manchester, ENGLAND - MAY 10, 2015
Nice colouring for a lager short lasting head quite malty and something tinny in the background. could knock a couple bac km but not stand out by any means but not much in the world of lager excites me much.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 4/20
TheLord81 (1) - ITALY - MAY 10, 2015 does not count
Nice color and Taste, not seems Blonde and not Red but an haf of them! Very good aroma!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
huineman (454) - Madrid, SPAIN - MAY 9, 2015
Pours golden with ivory head. Aroma is orange peel, bitter herbs, lemon. Taste is fresh, round and metallic. Long Finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
paolo71 (113) - Alviano, ITALY - MAY 6, 2015
White head, not very persistent. Golden yellow, with orange shadows. Not very intense and persistent at nose. Honey, bread, a bit of ginger, citrus Not very carbonated. Balanced

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