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RATINGS: 34   MEAN: 3.24/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.21/5   SEASONAL: Special   ABV: -
2009 Beer Lover’s Choice Contender - Sample B. This IPA style Ale is brewed with a carefully selected blend of hops from American, traditional German and English growing regions. It is dry hopped with Ahtanum, Simcoe and East Kent Golding hops for a powerful fruity and earthy aroma. The intense hop character is balanced by the traditional German-style malt lending a unique sweetness, full body and tart finish.

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sam_taylor (15) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - APR 14, 2017
Lots of flavour, however I did not like the taste or finish. Attractive beer but nothing to write home about.

KnitInferno (23) - Kentucky, USA - FEB 2, 2017
This is my go to beer when I am out for a nice meal be it with family or friends.

GreatDane1632 (1174) - North Dakota, USA - MAY 8, 2015
Rated based on notes taken 14 Apr 2012 -- Drank in Pueblo at IFS. A solid offering from SA. Is it just me or does the quality decrease every year, or does my palatte just improve every year?

Christpuncher (3251) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - NOV 5, 2013
A very hale act ale but with a great taste. Kind of malty with a bitter finish. Pours a dark orange in color. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

Marcus6991 (2) - - JUL 1, 2012 does not count
Good all around beer , readily available. Great smell with mild bitterness. very smooth

Syzzer (736) - Oregon, USA - AUG 25, 2011
This IPA tastes more like a pale ale. It is alright, but nothing to be excited about

Ret12 (454) - Maryland, USA - AUG 3, 2011
This beer is as always produced by Sam Adams, a solid beer, this beer is a golden brown color with a slighty hoppy taste, good with crabs

jha (8) - GERMANY - MAR 11, 2011 does not count
A pretty good deep golden beer, full taste, not too bitter. Best enjoyed in Boston.

GL2814 (361) - New York, New York, USA - FEB 25, 2011
This beer has a flowery hops aroma, with a slight malt taste to it as well. All in all it is a pretty solid beer.

mayday035 (120) - san jose, California, USA - NOV 29, 2010
Draft. Pours gold with white head. Some malt and some floral hops on the nose. tastes the same, mild citrus and malt flavors with a clean finish. More pale ale than IPA. Refreshing.

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