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Yuengling Traditional Lager - Yuengling Brewery

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78
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5,435 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 5,435
Reviews: 1,568
rAvg: 3.4
pDev: 17.65%
Wants: 119
Gots: 839 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Yuengling Brewery visit their website
Pennsylvania, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Lager |  4.40% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 08-28-2001

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Photo of Maillard
3.19/5  rDev -6.2%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of buckyp
3/5  rDev -11.8%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of MustyDusty
3.52/5  rDev +3.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of jmartinger
3.21/5  rDev -5.6%
look: 3 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Kennedy5112
3.32/5  rDev -2.4%
look: 3 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3

Photo of Poopy77
4.25/5  rDev +25%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

The beer was pretty good.

Photo of MLaVioletteJr
1.84/5  rDev -45.9%
look: 3 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 2

This smelled and tasted like a skunks ass. Not sure if that is normal or not, either way I don't care because I would never have another. I can't think of any reason why anyone would choose this beer with so many better options out there.

Photo of bigtim412
3.77/5  rDev +10.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of pDubs
3.5/5  rDev +2.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Atrain430
4.24/5  rDev +24.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Great nutty flavor that goes down smooth.

Photo of jaemeno3
3.5/5  rDev +2.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of BeersAndBears
2.66/5  rDev -21.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75

Very basic average lager. Not very flavorful.

Photo of Bohnsta
3.81/5  rDev +12.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Photo of Thirstygoat
3.46/5  rDev +1.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of yoitsarch
4.21/5  rDev +23.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

I am basing this beer off other macro lighter lagers out there. Had this on tap and it was very drinkable, didnt have that skunk/piss flavor that most of these lagers carry. Being from CA I dont have access to this so Im glad I got to try it

Photo of bmeehan
3.69/5  rDev +8.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

I'll never stop liking Yuengling as a good, inexpensive beer. It was my go-to in college before I started discovering craft beer, and it remains a beer I'll drink when it's available.

Photo of JNForsyth
2.5/5  rDev -26.5%

Photo of zmbgrafx
3.4/5  rDev 0%

Photo of Will18
3.84/5  rDev +12.9%

Photo of amped330
3.75/5  rDev +10.3%

Photo of beersquirrel1337
2.25/5  rDev -33.8%

Photo of HamdenHector
3.77/5  rDev +10.9%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3.75

A: crystal clear; copper colored; 1 finger off white head that receded to a very thin collar; no lacing;

S: toffee, brown sugar;

T: all malt - toffee, brown sugar, toast; a bit of malt sweetness; virtually no bitterness until the very end and then it's pretty light;

M: medium bodied; moderate carbonation; smooth;

O: a nice example of the style;

Photo of alexkwilhelm
3.5/5  rDev +2.9%

Photo of Trooper92292
3.4/5  rDev 0%

Photo of _steve91
3/5  rDev -11.8%

Yuengling Traditional Lager from Yuengling Brewery
78 out of 100 based on 5,435 ratings.