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RATINGS: 1637   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.53/5   EST. CALORIES: 147   ABV: 4.9%
Samuel Adams® Cream Stout is a true cream stout, balancing body and sweetness with the natural spiciness of grain and hand selected English hops. Our Brewers use generous portions of roasted chocolate and caramel malts as well as unroasted barley to impart a fullness of body, a roasty malt character and rich, creamy head. Its dark mahogany color make it almost as easy on the eyes as it is on the palate.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
GregL40 (97) - Massachusetts, USA - NOV 20, 2002
Rich smooth coffee...and that’s only from a whiff. Indeed a creamy head that dissipates into a film after a minute. Pleasantly bitter flavor with a residual bitter aftertaste. Syrupy texture on the way down, yet it is not as bloating as other stouts. Puts a smile on my face.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Murph06 (121) - Illinois, USA - NOV 19, 2002
I have not been able to find a bottle that has tasted as good as the first one I had at a local festival. The most recent tastings have been so-so, without the creamy taste of the first.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Slick (1969) - Thief River Falls, Minnesota, USA - NOV 16, 2002
one of the better stouts out there nice color aroma and slightly bitter with a sweet finish well worth the price

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
vwsteggie (684) - Paxton, Massachusetts, USA - NOV 15, 2002
Has a dark brown slightly translucent color and has a sweet smell. Taste is creamy roasted malts and finishes with slight bitterness. Overall I am pleased with this beer, it is not the greatest beer ever, but it tastes good.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Jokes (1453) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - NOV 7, 2002
Very creamy. Smooth as hell with flavors not overbearing, but subtle and apparent. Slightly roasted with a touch of bitterness. Not as good as the Bell’s Susie’s Sweet Stout, but better than most Sam Adams beers I’ve had.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
RogerBurks (45) - Portland, Oregon, USA - NOV 7, 2002
UPDATED: DEC 20, 2004 Very smooth and rich without being overbearingly heavy. Nice contract of maltiness and slight sweetness. Great lingering palate. Again, I’ve only had this in a bottle, and really would like to try it on tap.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Zodanga (26) - Alabama, USA - NOV 6, 2002
It’s flavorful (both by taste and smell), smooth and creamy but to much of an alcohol taste for me.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
freekyp (1830) - Thomasville, North Carolina, USA - NOV 5, 2002
UPDATED: FEB 18, 2010 Extremely creamy with prominent coffee note. I prefer sweet stouts to dry any day. Easy to find, and easy to drink. Nose is full of milk chocolate as is the flavor tending towards chocolate syrup. Very well balanced with just enough bittering hops to offset the dry cocoa malty notes.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Hopistotle420 (1178) - Amherst, Massachusetts, USA - OCT 29, 2002
Roasted coffee nose. Small light tan head. Deep mahogany hue. Caramel, coffee, black chocolate, very carbonated, medium bodied, bitter bite, and sweet finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Zach Diesel (906) - Sisters, Oregon, USA - OCT 27, 2002
totally creamed out, aroma, flavor and everything, a tad dry as well

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