Samuel Adams Boston Lager (The Boston Beer Company) *from a can

Style: Vienna/Amber Lager 4.9% ABV 30 IBU’s Cal. Per Serving: 175 Hops: Hallertau Mittelfrueh and Tettnang Tettnanger Noble hops Malts: Samuel Adams two-row pale malt blend and Caramel 60 Yeast: Samuel Adams lager From: Boston, MA Brewer’s Note: “Samuel Adams Boston Lager helped lead the American beer revolution, reviving a passion for full-bodied brews that are robust and rich with character.  Since 1984, Samuel Adams Boston Lager … Continue reading Samuel Adams Boston Lager (The Boston Beer Company) *from a can

Samuel Adams Cherry Wheat (The Boston Beer Company)

Style: Fruit/Vegetable Ale 5.3% ABV Color: Hazy golden, 6.4 SRM Original Gravity: 13.2° Plato IBUs: 23 Malt Varieties: Samuel Adams two-row pale malt blend, Munich 10, and malted wheat Hop Variety: Hallertau Mittelfrueh Noble hops Yeast Strain: Samuel Adams ale yeast Special Ingredient: cherries, honey This bottle screams mass production.  You can look at my review of Samuel Adams Summer Ale (provide link) if you need my break down of all … Continue reading Samuel Adams Cherry Wheat (The Boston Beer Company)

Summer Ale (Samuel Adams Brewery)

The bottle is a meh bottle.  It has the mass produced look and feel that has taken over most of Sam Adam’s beer designs, though I do like the coloring on the banner that declares “Summer Ale.”  Part of my dislike of the style might come from me growing up in New England with the rise of Samuel Adams brewery.  They’ve done great things for … Continue reading Summer Ale (Samuel Adams Brewery)