Samuel Adams Winter Lager (The Boston Brewing Company)

Style: Bock 5.6% ABV 22 IBU’s Original Gravity: 14.3° Plato Calories/12 oz.: 193 Malt Varieties: Samuel Adams two-row pale malt blend, Caramel 60, malted wheat, Carafa, and Munich 10 Hop Variety: Hallertau Mittelfrueh Noble hops Special Ingredients: Orange peel, ginger, and cinnamon Yeast Strain: Samuel Adams lager yeast The label of this beer is, unfortunately, another mass produced Samuel Adams beer label.  While it does have some nice background scenes, the overall … Continue reading Samuel Adams Winter Lager (The Boston Brewing Company)

Merry Mischief (Boston Beer Company)

Style: Spiced Stout 9% ABV 25 IBU’s OG: 21.5° Plato Color: 200 SRM 300 calories/12 Oz. Malts: Samuel Adams two row pale malt blend, wheat, Special B, Paul’s roasted barley, and flaked oats Hop Varieties: East Kent Goldings and Fuggles Yeast Strain: Samuel Adams ale yeast Special Ingredients: cinnamon, nutmeg, cloves, & ginger Batch #1 Brewer’s Note: “This rich dark gingerbread stout entices with the aromas of … Continue reading Merry Mischief (Boston Beer Company)