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RATINGS: 1009   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.95/5   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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A dark brew, smooth and mellow, with a slight caramel flavor.


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3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Shanebrews (261) - Texas, USA - NOV 24, 2012
Black &Tan is the Yuengling brew that I drink with any frequency. It pairs well with steak and potatoes. The brew is a little more tan than black, and I think that is probably what I like about it. It’s not going to please the stout and porter lovers but it’s more robust than lager.


3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
smaynard6000 (877) - Apopka, Florida, USA - JAN 4, 2016
Bottle. Pours a dark brown color with small beige head. Aroma is both caramel and grain. Mostly caramel malt flavor here, and sweet. Slightly roasty in the finish. Better than expected.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Spiceboy (10) - Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 15, 2015
America’s Oldest Brewery(1829)...this one is my favorite of the Yuengling Beers:) When I first had this in College on Draft, I realized quickly the difference between a good Beer and a bad one(Milwaukee Best aka The Beast:)lol

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
csaso (1894) - Missouri, USA - DEC 14, 2015
Bottle - drank straight from bottle so could not see color, definite mild roasty malt aroma and flavor, very porter like, not bad overall ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
mercsmusic (8) - - DEC 10, 2015 does not count
nothing fancy. porter meets lager. brew could be a bit bolder but is still nice to drink. Yuengling Porter is quite good and I am glad they made the mixture. very nice brew on a cold night.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Chalumeaux (681) - Methuen, Massachusetts, USA - NOV 25, 2015
Poured from bottle dark brown with a one finger head. Aromas of malt cracker and hint of coffee. Taste follows aroma.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
rdixon77 (1787) - Georgia, USA - NOV 11, 2015
Not bad. Light watery, slightly toasty, mild bitterness, crackery malts. It will do.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Cuso (6852) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - NOV 9, 2015
UPDATED: DEC 18, 2015 Bottle kindly shared by Mattew, many thanks. Dark brown color with medium beige head.. Roasted malt, coffee in aroma. Taste the same.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Gurthnar (4077) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - NOV 9, 2015
Can. Thanks Matt! Thin and watery, but mostly without flaws, only light light metallic. Other than that there are mostly malts with toasted, roasted and light coffeeish flavours. Quite simple and straight-forward but that is what they try to do.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
superspak (3972) - Michigan, USA - NOV 3, 2015
12 ounce can into pint glass, canned on 6/22/2015. Pours crystal clear dark reddish brown color with a 2 finger fairly dense tan head with good retention, that reduces to a small cap that lingers. Nice spotty soapy lacing clings on the glass, with a moderate amount of streaming carbonation retaining the head. Aromas of chocolate, cocoa, caramel, light coffee, brown bread, toasted biscuit, nuttiness, light herbal/dark fruit, and yeast/toasted earthiness. Okay aromas with good balance and complexity of dark/roast/bready malt and light earthy hop notes; with poor strength. Taste of chocolate, cocoa, caramel, light coffee, brown bread, toasted biscuit, nuttiness, light herbal, and toasted earthiness. Light herbal/roasted bitterness on the finish; with lingering notes of chocolate, cocoa, brown bread, toasted biscuit, nuttiness, and herbal/toasted earthiness on the finish for a good bit. Very nice balance, complexity, and robustness of dark/roast/bready malt and light earthy hop flavors; with a nice roasted bitterness/sweetness balance and zero cloying flavors after the finish. Very clean flavors with minimal yeast notes in the taste. Medium carbonation and light-medium bodied; with a very smooth, fairly creamy/bready, and lightly sticky/chalky mouthfeel that is good. Alcohol is very well hidden with zero warming present after the finish as expected of 4.7%. Overall this is a nice black and tan style. All around good balance, complexity, and robustness of dark/roast/bready malt and light earthy hop flavors; and very smooth and easy to drink. A nicely enjoyable offering.

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
islay (1862) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - OCT 31, 2015
12 oz. bottle, consumed on 10-30-15. Pours a clear, reddish brown with tan head. Dark red hue. Good looking beer. Light, simple, inoffensive, beery aroma. Very little of note to the smell. Cracker scent. Basic, lightly roasted flavor. Cracker dryness. Hard for me to generate notes on this one because it’s so bland. Lively in the palate. Light to medium body. Refreshing. Utterly unmemorable. Not of modern quality.


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