Samuel Adams Boston Brewery Tour is at 30 Germania St. Guides relate the story of The Boston Beer Co. and offer visitors a firsthand look at the brewing process. Guests taste the malts and smell the hops used in beer production. Named after Boston patriot and brewer Samuel Adams, the Samuel Adams brand of beer was introduced on Patriots' Day in 1985. At the end of the 1-hour tour, visitors are invited to sample a variety of the company's alcoholic beverages.