Serve in Shaker, Tulip


on tap

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 1405   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.34/5   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
Samuel Adams® Latitude 48 IPA is a unique IPA brewed with a select blend of hops from top German, English, and American growing regions all located close to the 48th latitude within the “hop belt” of the Northern Hemisphere. The combination of hops in this beer creates a distinctive but not overpowering hop character. The beer is dry hopped with Ahtanum, Simcoe®*, and East Kent Goldings hops for a powerful citrus and earthy aroma. The hop character is balanced by a slight sweetness and full body from the malt blend.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
JaBier (7027) - Capital City, Ohio, USA - JUN 6, 2010
Bottle sample at the Sam Adams tasting at Blacklick Wine & Spirits on 5/27/10. Clear amber/copper pour with a thin beige head. Grassy and earthy hop nose with a bit of malt. Grassy and citrusy hop flavor with a bit of malt and a bitter finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
dimenhetfield (2486) - , Florida, USA - JUN 6, 2010
Probably one of their hoppiest beers. The aroma is hoppy, earthy, and spicy. The color is more on the dark side and the body is actually quite bigger then I expected, but I really liked it.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
milljam (682) - Norman, Oklahoma, USA - JUN 5, 2010
Pretty tasty IPA....nice aroma of pine/herbal/faint citrus hops with some malt lingering at the end. Flavor is hoppy, pine, resin, bit of tangerine...subtle malt presence and a moderate bitter bite.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Tmoney99 (13595) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - JUN 5, 2010
Bottle. Poured a deep copper with a large off-white frothy head that lasted and produced good lacing. Good earthy hop aroma. Medium body with a slick texture and soft carbonation. Moderate balanced bitter flavor with a moderate smooth bittersweet finish of moderate duration. Good drinkable brew.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Jethro6191 (508) - Indiana, USA - JUN 4, 2010
Pours amber with a hint of red. The white foamy white head clings to the glass. The aroma is very subtle floral and citrus hops. Sweet malt, caramel, toffee, and grapefruit notes. The flavor starts out sweet then finishes bitter. Medium body and carbonation. I liked the appearance of this beer, the color, clarity, and the way the head laced the glass. However, I felt this beer was overly sweet and the hop bitterness was a little too muted. Not a bad beer, but it tasted more like an amber ale than an IPA.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
brew4fun (209) - West Virginia, USA - JUN 4, 2010
Deep reddish copper pour, short but lasting creamy head. Nice lacing. Aroma of light roast malt, earthy/woody/floral hops. Signifiicant bitterness, well rounded and ultimately pleasant. Malt sweetness well balanced. Medium body, light carbonation, Full mouthfeel. Lingering malty finish polished by wspy hop bitterness. A really different IPA, in a very good and interesting way. Look forward to 6-pack packaging at summer’s end. Must buy again!!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
obxdude10 (2270) - Pottstown, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 4, 2010
Very nice IPA from Sam Adams! This delicious beer poured a dark golden color with a generous and sticky off-white head. The aroma is full of spicy hops, but balanced well with a yeasty and bready malt tone. The body is fairly thick, but contains some lots of spicy hops. The flavors also have some bread, light toffee, roasted malt, earth, grapefruit and pine notes. The finish again is very spicy and dry.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Trev (2023) - Lakeville, Minnesota, USA - JUN 3, 2010
dark copper pour with a thin off white head. aroma is strong caramel maltiness, Bready with some light roasted malt tones. very little hop presence on the nose. some light woodiness. Flavour is caramel and burnt sugar. woody and light resinous hop.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
thornecb (5535) - Marblehead, Massachusetts, USA - JUN 3, 2010
Pours deep amber into a Sam glass. Off-white conglomerate head with good retention recedes to skim surface leaving trailing sheets. Dark caramel and resin aromas. Thick and full upfront with dark caramel turning to sharp resin in the middle and a lasting grapefruit finish. Bigger use of hops than normal for a Sam with good balance.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Styles (2014) - Lincoln Park, Michigan, USA - JUN 3, 2010
Perfect pour, amberish with huge rocky head. Aroma is malt forward, biscuit and maris otter if I had to guess, hop character not as big as you would expect. Flavor much the same. Very clean. English style IPA, if your a huge hophead, not your thing.

We Want To Hear From You

Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »

Page  1 « 128 129 130  131  132 133 134 » 141

Tick this beer for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5

Copyright © 2000-2016,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
about us
About RateBeer
New Beers
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50