What We're Drinking - Sam Adam's Porch Rocker
This month, Nick, Herb, Dave and Chris tasted Sam Adam's Porch Rocker. Their thoughts are below and, as always, our homework is better than yours.
Name: Sam Adam's Porch Rocker
Sam Adam's description: Perfect for any summer day, Samuel Adams Porch Rocker was inspired by traditional Bavarian Radlers that mix beer with German-style lemonade. For our bright and citrusy Radler, we blended a Helles beer with lemon for a fresh-squeezed lemon taste, effervescent sweetness, and slightly tart, refreshing finish. A light malt character and hint of hops balance out this summer brew.
Nick: A superior radler/shandy product for summer. This is the most natural lemon flavor with just a hint of lime. Super crisp finish, definitely an option that can be enjoyed throughout the day.
Herb: Similar to a summer shandy with a bit more kick/flavor to it; the lemon is strong in this one. I'd recommend this for the summer.
Dave: A great light and refreshing beer. On a hot summer evening, I could definitely see myself cooling down with a couple of these.
Chris: Sarah took the first sip and said "it's good, you won't like it." But she was wrong. This reminded me of panachés that I used to have in France but with