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The Best Sam Adams Beers

Updated June 14, 2019 8.6k votes 2.3k voters 88.3k views53 items

List RulesTop Samuel Adams beer flavors made by the Boston Beer Company

This list talks about the best Samuel Adams beers; it answers the question, “What are the best Sam Adams lagers out there?” For the brew enthusiast, the most well-known beer companies in America are Budweiser and Miller, but Sam Adams is considered to be at the top of the list of the malt industry.Named after the American Patriot Samuel Adams, who was famous for his roles in the American Revolution and the Boston Tea Party, this beer is produced by the Boston Beer Company and is a member of the top two largest American-brewed beer companies in the U.S. Samuel Adams, often abbreviated as Sam Adams began with the Samuel Adams Boston Lager; the original recipe was formulated in the 1860’s in a small kitchen!Voted the “best beer in America” at the Great American Beer Festival in 1985, the famous ale beat over 93 national and regional competitors, and instantly became recognized worldwide. The full-bodied taste of this premium hand-crafted beer comes from the hops: each year employees travel all the way to Bavaria to hand-select the best hops available to put in Sam Adams beer. The company produces four seasonal beers per year: Cold Snap (January-March), Summer Ale (April-August), Octoberfest (August-October) and Winter Lager (November-January). Your favorite beer will fall under one of these seasonal categories.So whether your favorite flavor is Cherry Wheat, Black Lager or Pale Ale, you’re most likely into Sam Adams beers: vote for your favorite!
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  • Sam Adams Octoberfest1
    681
    113
  • Sam Adams Summer Ale2
    511
    135

    Sam Adams Summer Ale

    Ale
  • Sam Adams Boston Lager3
    514
    136
  • Sam Adams Winter Lager4
    420
    105

    Sam Adams Winter Lager

    Lager
  • Sam Adams Stony Brook Red5
    155
    36

    Sam Adams Stony Brook Red

  • Sam Adams Boston Ale6
    210
    70
  • Sam Adams White Christmas7
    216
    90

    Sam Adams White Christmas

  • Sam Adams Cream Stout8
    170
    62
  • Sam Adams Porch Rocker9
    222
    97

    Sam Adams Porch Rocker

  • Sam Adams Old Fezziwig Ale10
    168
    67

    Sam Adams Old Fezziwig Ale

    Ale
  • Sam Adams Cherry Wheat Beer11
    233
    119
  • Sam Adams Irish Red12
    138
    53

    Sam Adams Irish Red

    Irish red ale
  • Sam Adams Black Lager13
    142
    62

    Sam Adams Black Lager

    Schwarzbier
  • Sam Adams Chocolate Bock14
    140
    64

    Sam Adams Chocolate Bock

    Bock
  • Sam Adams Noble Pils15
    132
    59

    Sam Adams Noble Pils

    Pilsner
  • Sam Adams Double Bock16
    84
    28

    Sam Adams Double Bock

    Bock
  • Sam Adams Double Agent IPL17
    97
    40

    Sam Adams Double Agent IPL

  • Sam Adams Harvest Pumpkin Ale18
    120
    60

    Sam Adams Harvest Pumpkin Ale

    Pumpkin ale
  • Samuel Adams Light19
    137
    78

    Samuel Adams Light

  • Sam Adams Scotch Ale20
    81
    32

    Sam Adams Scotch Ale

    Scotch ale
  • Sam Adams Hefeweizen21
    88
    39

    Sam Adams Hefeweizen

    Hefeweizen
  • Sam Adams Holiday Porter22
    76
    29

    Sam Adams Holiday Porter

    Porter
  • Sam Adams Honey Porter23
    89
    43

    Sam Adams Honey Porter

    Porter
  • Sam Adams Alpine Spring24
    85
    41

    Sam Adams Alpine Spring

  • Sam Adams White Lantern25
    91
    48

    Sam Adams White Lantern