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Formerly brewed at Anheuser-Busch InBev
Style: Porter
St. Louis, Missouri USA

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RATINGS: 172   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.54/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A combination of a porter (dark ale) and lager, this brand was introduced in early 1998. Chocolate, caramel and pale malts produce a rich, roasted flavor with a slight coffee note and a light, clean finish.

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1.5
NomDeBeer (414) - Maryland, USA - AUG 4, 2008
UPDATED: MAY 17, 2009 I had this about a year ago and thought that it tasted worse than dirt - absolute drain pour. Glad to see it’s retired.

1.4
phishpond417 (2088) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - APR 22, 2008
I don’t think i would consider this a black and tan in the least bit. Pours a watery dark but clear brown colour. no head, aroma is sweet mouthfeel is light and somewhat dry.

2.5
changeup45 (1731) - Lake Mary, Florida, USA - APR 10, 2008
Not the porter but it’s alright. Dark colored and had a fairly rich flavor and texture to it. Malty with perhaps some chocolate or toffee. Weak mouthfeel, not a ton of flavor either. It had much more flavor than your standard ole Michelob however. This isn’t bad.

1.9
UnholyBrewing (596) - Central Florida(Upper Hell), Florida, USA - MAR 28, 2008
...not too bad, but a poor attempt by a huge brewery at a hard to duplicate mix beer. Watery, and not true to the style, not good.

2.6
BeerFanDan17 (1121) - Brunswick, Maine, USA - MAR 27, 2008
Budweiser gets this one right because of the michelob base. Flavors are slightly watery, but malty and roasted with a hint of hops.

2.1
Ron (4185) - Rochester, New York, USA - JAN 24, 2008
I was reviewing old family video’s recently when I saw that I had gotten a Mic variety pack for Christmas ’01’ with this beer in it. I remember not enjoying this particular beer because it did not taste like other black and tans I had tried.

0.5
DowntownGator (22) - Florida, USA - NOV 3, 2007
From what I remember, this beer was not black or tan. And wasn’t tasty at all. Obviously not a commercial success either and this not due to poor quality. See bud light.

1.1
biggmike (482) - Hattiesburg, Mississippi, USA - JUL 12, 2007
They did everyone a favor by retiring this one. Not very tasty, just lacking the traditional porter taste. Bland.

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bboven (103) - Greensboro, North Carolina, USA - JUN 24, 2007
Not terrible. OK. It’s kind of terrible. Tastes like the amber bock, so they must have just added food coloring.

1.7
pintocb (654) - Hoon, Georgia, USA - JUN 24, 2007
Dark but translucent. Some chocolate and molasses. Almost tastes a black and tan, but not really.


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