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                              UNITED STATES
                    SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
                         Washington, D.C. 20549

                              SCHEDULE 13G

               Under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
                           (Amendment No. *)


                           Boston Beer Company

                            Common Stock
                    (Title of Class of Securities)


                            100557107


          (Date of Event Which Requires Filing of this Statement)

Check the appropriate box to designate the rule pursuant to which this
Schedule is filed:

                         /___/     Rule 13d-1(b)
                         /_X_/     Rule 13d-1(c)
                         /___/     Rule 13d-1(d)

* The remainder of this cover page shall be filled out for a reporting
person's initial filing on this form with respect to the subject class of
securities, and for any subsequent amendment containing information which
would alter disclosures provided in a prior cover page.

The information required on the remainder of this cover page shall not be
deemed to be "filed" for the purpose of Section 18 of the Securities
Exchange Act of 1934 ("Act") or otherwise subject to the liabilities of
that section of the Act but shall be subject to all other provisions of the
Act (however, see the Notes).

Potential persons who are to respond to the collection of information
contained in this form are not required to respond unless the form displays
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SEC 1745 (3-98)               Page 1 of 7
 
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100557107      13G                 Page 2 of 7 Pages

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1    NAME OF REPORTING PERSONS
     IRS IDENTIFICATION NOS. OF ABOVE PERSONS (ENTITIES ONLY)

     Brookhaven Capital Management
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2    CHECK THE APPROPRIATE BOX IF A MEMBER OF A GROUP (See Instructions)
     (a)  /X/
     (b)  / /
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3    SEC USE ONLY

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4    CITIZENSHIP OR PLACE OF ORGANIZATION

     California
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       NUMBER OF    5    SOLE VOTING POWER
        SHARES           1,309,400
     BENEFICIALLY        ---------------------------------------
       OWNED BY          6    SHARED VOTING POWER
         EACH
      REPORTING          ---------------------------------------
        PERSON      7    SOLE DISPOSITIVE POWER
         WITH            1,309,400
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                    8    SHARED DISPOSITIVE POWER

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9    AGGREGATE AMOUNT BENEFICIALLY OWNED BY EACH REPORTING PERSON

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10   CHECK IF THE AGGREGATE AMOUNT IN ROW (9) EXCLUDES CERTAIN SHARES (See
Instructions)

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11   PERCENT OF CLASS REPRESENTED BY AMOUNT IN ROW 9
     6.4%
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12   TYPE OF REPORTING PERSON (See Instructions)
     IA, OO
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100557107                     13G                 Page 3 of 7 Pages
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1    NAME OF REPORTING PERSONS
     IRS IDENTIFICATION NOS. OF ABOVE PERSONS (ENTITIES ONLY)

     Vincent A. Carrino
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2    CHECK THE APPROPRIATE BOX IF A MEMBER OF A GROUP (See Instructions)
     (a)/X/
     (b)/  /
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3    SEC USE ONLY

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4    CITIZENSHIP OR PLACE OF ORGANIZATION

     United States
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       NUMBER OF    5    SOLE VOTING POWER
        SHARES
     BENEFICIALLY        ---------------------------------------
       OWNED BY          6    SHARED VOTING POWER
         EACH
      REPORTING          ---------------------------------------
        PERSON      7    SOLE DISPOSITIVE POWER
         WITH
                         ---------------------------------------
                    8    SHARED DISPOSITIVE POWER

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9    AGGREGATE AMOUNT BENEFICIALLY OWNED BY EACH REPORTING PERSON

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10   CHECK IF THE AGGREGATE AMOUNT IN ROW (9) EXCLUDES CERTAIN SHARES (See
Instructions)

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11   PERCENT OF CLASS REPRESENTED BY AMOUNT IN ROW 9

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12   TYPE OF REPORTING PERSON (See Instructions)
     IN
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100557107                13G                 Page 4 of 7 Pages

ITEM 1.

     (a)  The name of the issuer Boston Beer Co Inc. ("SAM").

     (b)  The principal executive office of SAM is located at 75 Arlington
Street, Boston, MA 02116.


ITEM 2.

     (a)  The names of the persons filing this statement are Brookhaven
Capital Management, LLC a California limited liability company ("LLC"), and
Vincent A. Carrino ("Carrino")(collectively, the "Filers").

     (b)  The principal business office LLC and Carrino is located at 3000
Sand Hill Road, Building 3, Suite 105, Menlo Park, CA 94025.

     (c)  Carrino is a United States citizen.  See response to Item 2(a).

     (d)  This statement relates to shares of Common Stock of SAM (the
"Stock").

     (e)  The CUSIP number of the Stock is 100557107.

 
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CUSIP No. 100557107           13G            Page 5 of 7 Pages

ITEM 3.  If this statement is filed pursuant to rule 240.13d-1(b) or
240.13d-2(b) or (c), check whether the person filing is a:

     (a)  ___  Broker or dealer registered under section 15 of the Act (15
U.S.C. 78o).

     (b)  ___  Bank as defined in section 3(a)(6) of the Act (15 U.S.C.
78c).

     (c)  ___  Insurance company as defined in section 3(a)(19) of the Act
(15 U.S.C. 78c).

     (d)  ___  Investment company registered under section 8 of the
Investment Company Act of 1940 (15 U.S.C. 80a-8).

     (e)  ___  An investment adviser in accordance with 240.13d-
1(b)(1)(ii)(E).

     (f)  ___  An employee benefit plan or endowment fund in accordance
with 240.13d-1(b)(1)(ii)(F).

     (g)  ___  A parent holding company or control person in accordance
with 240.13d-1(b)(1)(ii)(G)

     (h)  ___  A savings association as defined in section 3(b) of the
Federal Deposit Insurance Act (12 U.S.C. 1813).

     (i)  ___  A church plan that is excluded from the definition of an
investment company under section 3(c)(14) of the Investment Company Act of
1940 (15 U.S.C. 80a-3).

     (j)  ___  Group, in accordance with section 240.13d-1(b)(1)(ii)(J)


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CUSIP No. 100557107           13G            Page 6 of 7 Pages

ITEM 4.  OWNERSHIP

The beneficial ownership of Stock of the persons named in Item 2 of this
statement is as follows at the date hereof:

See Items 5-9 and 11 on the cover page for each Filer.


ITEM 5.  OWNERSHIP OF FIVE PERCENT OR LESS OF A CLASS

If this statement is being filed to report the fact that as of the date
hereof the reporting person has ceased to be the beneficial owner of more
than five percent of the class of securities, check the following /__/.


ITEM 6.  OWNERSHIP OF MORE THAN FIVE PERCENT ON BEHALF OF ANOTHER PERSON

LLC, a registered investment advisor, is a general partner of limited
partnerships pursuant to limited partnership agreements providing to LLC
the authority, among other things, to invest the funds of the partnerships
in Stock, to vote and dispose of Stock and to file this statement on behalf
of the partnerships.   Pursuant to such limited partnership agreements, LLC
is entitled to allocations based on assets under management and realized
and unrealized gains.  Pursuant to investment management agreements, LLC is
authorized, among other things, to invest funds of its various investment
advisory clients, and to vote and dispose of those securities.  Such
investment agreement may be terminated by either party on notice as
provided in such agreements and provide for fees payable to LLC based on
assets under management and realized and unrealized gains.

No single client of LLC holds more than five percent of the outstanding
Stock.

Carrino is authorized by various individuals and entities to invest funds
of those individuals and entities and to vote and dispose of securities
acquired with such funds, including the Stock. Carrino does not receive any
fees for such activities. None of such individuals and entities owns more
than five percent of the outstanding Stock.
 
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CUSIP No. 100557107           13G            Page 7 of 7 Pages


ITEM 7.  IDENTIFICATION AND CLASSIFICATION OF THE SUBSIDIARY WHICH ACQUIRED
THE SECURITY BEING REPORTED ON BY THE PARENT HOLDING COMPANY

Not applicable.

ITEM 8.  IDENTIFICATION AND CLASSIFICATION OF MEMBERS OF THE GROUP

See Exhibit A

ITEM 9.  NOTICE OF DISSOLUTION OF GROUP

Not applicable.

ITEM 10.  CERTIFICATION

By signing below I certify that, to the best of my knowledge and belief,
the securities referred to above were acquired and are held in the ordinary
course of business and were not acquired and are not held for the purpose
of or with the effect of changing or influencing the control of the issuer
of the securities and were not acquired and are not held in connection with
or as a participant in any transaction having that purpose or effect.


                              SIGNATURE

After reasonable inquiry and to the best of my knowledge and belief, I
certify that the information set forth in this statement is true, complete
and correct.

Dated:    November 30, 1999

BROOKHAVEN CAPITAL MANAGEMENT, LLC



By:  /s/ Vincent A. Carrino        /s/ Vincent A. Carrino
     Vincent A. Carrino            Vincent A. Carrino
     Manager


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SCHEDULE 13G

CUSIP No. 74973W107

                                                       Exhibit A
                     AGREEMENT REGARDING JOINT FILING
                    OF STATEMENT ON SCHEDULE 13D OR 13G
                                     
The undersigned agree to file jointly with the Securities and Exchange
Commission (the "SEC") any and all statements on Schedule 13D or Schedule
13G (and any amendments or supplements thereto) required under section
13(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, in connection
with purchases by the undersigned of securities of Boston Beer Company
Inc.. For that purpose, the undersigned hereby constitute and appoint
Brookhaven Capital Management, LLC, a California limited liability company,
as their true and lawful agent and attorney-in-fact, with full power and
authority for and on behalf of the undersigned to prepare or cause to be
prepared, sign, file with the SEC and furnish to any other person all
certificates, instruments, agreements and documents necessary to comply
with section 13(d) and section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of
1934, as amended, in connection with said purchases, and to do and perform
every act necessary and proper to be done incident to the exercise of the
foregoing power, as fully as the undersigned might or could do if
personally present.

DATED:    November 30, 1999

BROOKHAVEN CAPITAL MANAGEMENT, LLC

     /s/ Vincent A. Carrino        /s/ Vincent A. Carrino


By:
     Vincent A. Carrino            Vincent A. Carrino
     Manager