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RATINGS: 802   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.65/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
Dating back to 18th century England, the custom of blending pale and dark beers has kept the "Black & Tan" a favorite of experienced beer drinkers for centuries. Our famous recipe combines a robust English Porter with a fine Continental Pilsner, preserving the character of each, while creating the classic taste of the legendary "Black & Tan." In true American style, we bring you the best of both beers as they meet in Mississippi Mud.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
beerdrinkingking (47) - Colorado, USA - MAR 13, 2002
you have to like drinking out of a jug and also the taste is rather pleasing

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Skrip99 (82) - Los Angeles, California, USA - MAR 11, 2002
Ya gotta love the bottle, thatís for sure. Pretty good tasting stuff, a little thick but it is íMudí, isnít it?

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
OD40oz (774) - Box Elder, South Dakota, USA - MAR 11, 2002
UPDATED: APR 13, 2004 The bottle was good shit, the beer looked good dark with a creamy head and the taste was decent. I would rather take a Michelob Black & Tan over this anyday though.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 7/20
dolemike1 (1288) - Jeannette, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 11, 2002
Cool bottle, rather disappointing beer. When poured it looked like coke although that would be insulting coke to compare it to this so iíll call it pepsi. Flavor was not well balanced. Hints of porter sweetness as well as skunky vegetable flavors. Had a bitter finish as well. Not impressive, and a pain to finish one of those large bottles.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
estoppel (1028) - Buffalo, New York, USA - MAR 7, 2002
Hey, beer in a jug! RERATE: Hey, look, the server harassed me for not commenting about the nose and the taste! Itís beer in a jug!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
dprior (118) - Somerville, Massachusetts, USA - MAR 7, 2002
The bottle is very cool lookin... the kinda thing I wont be throwing away. The pour isnít very impressive at all, and the aroma is nothing to write home about. Itís got a decent flavor and an average palete.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
ToadMan (559) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - MAR 7, 2002
The jug is the best thing going for this beer. Its got a bitter taste that is ok, but nothing great. The palate is very plain. Overall a mediocore beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
SudsMaster (68) - Denville, New Jersey, USA - MAR 3, 2002
Loved this pilsner porter mix. Sweet and malty , smooth as can be. Love the jug it comes in too.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
daninorlando99 (49) - Orlando, Florida, USA - FEB 21, 2002
cool bottle, ok beer

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
unixweb (237) - Sherman, Texas, USA - FEB 15, 2002
I didnít know what to expect from this one, but it isnít too bad. The smell is a little coppery with some malty notes. The brew is a little thick, as the description states, with very little head, at least from this bottle. The taste is like most any darker American brew to me, but more bitter. It tastes like what it is---a mixture of Pilsner and Porter, if I remember correctly. I am not a Porter fan, and not even a major Pilsner fan, either, so I shouldnít be thrilled by a combination of the two. Iím not, but I prefer it to a lot of typical American beers Iíve tried.

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