Samuel Adams

Black Lager

Literally translated as “black beer,” schwarzbiers are one of the oldest and most traditional German beer styles. Dating back to around 800 BC, this dark, roasty beer combines caramel and chocolate malt notes with a bright flavor and crisp finish.

Food Pairings

SMALL PLATES:

Munster Cheese, Gruyere, Stromboli

ENTREES:

Mushroom Strudel, Grilled Steak, Barbecue

DESSERTS:

Pomegranate Fruit Tart, Fruit Cake, Cheesecake

AVAILABILITY

Seasonal Limited Release - Beers of Fall Variety Pack

HOP VARIETIES

Hallertau Mittelfrueh and Spalt Spalter Noble hops

MALT VARIETIES

Samuel Adams two-row pale malt blend, Munich 10, and Weyermann dehusked Carafa

COLOR

Deep ruby black, 50 SRM

ALC. BY VOL/WT

4.9% ABV – 3.8% ABW

IBUs

19