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Yuengling Bock - Yuengling Brewery

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BA SCORE
77
okay

643 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 643
Reviews: 233
rAvg: 3.37
pDev: 16.62%
Wants: 27
Gots: 47 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Yuengling Brewery visit their website
Pennsylvania, United States

Style | ABV
Bock |  5.10% ABV

Availability: Spring

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: ClockworkOrange on 02-08-2009)
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3.75/5  rDev +11.3%

MadWolf, May 24, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev -3.6%

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2.25/5  rDev -33.2%

brez8791, May 18, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +11.3%

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3.5/5  rDev +3.9%

DLS168, May 14, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev -3.6%

Greggggggg, May 13, 2013
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3/5  rDev -11%

greggy1972, May 12, 2013
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2.25/5  rDev -33.2%

tommyguz, May 11, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev +3.9%

Bill235, May 09, 2013
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3/5  rDev -11%

Kelp, May 09, 2013
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2.5/5  rDev -25.8%

Tavo2311, May 08, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +11.3%

kkmiller76, May 04, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +11.3%

Hines219, Apr 29, 2013
Photo of mattcrill
3.48/5  rDev +3.3%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 4.25

Aroma: Light dark bread note up front. Slight hint of sulfur in the background. Low dark fruit esters and a hint of earthy hop aroma.

Appearance: Clear copper pour with amber edges. Low off-white head that retains moderately.

Flavor: Dark bready character up front, a touch of spicy/earthy hop notes in the background to balance, and a hint of dark fruit. Nothing offensive, pronounced, or over the top. Balance is to the malt. Finish is crisp and dry.

Mouthfeel: Medium bodied with medium-high carbonation. A slight carbonic bite but no alcohol heat or astringency.

Overall impression: A very approachable beer. Provides much more flavor than the typical industrial/commercial offerings. It will appeal to the masses but probably won't do much for any extreme beer enthusiasts. The product is nicely done and for the price point, I'll be bock.

mattcrill, Apr 28, 2013
Photo of Foam
2.78/5  rDev -17.5%
look: 3.25 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

I just bought a 24-bottle case of thistuff down at my local beer distributor (PA.) Twas on sale $10 off since it's out of season by several months. (they kept it cold whole time, fortunately.)
i was in a mood for an un-pretentious lager or pilsener on this warm Spring late April day and et voila.
It is dark caramel/amber in appearance , doesn't have much going on in the nose, a grainy gritty slightly bitter taste and mouth-feel .
One cannot expect authentic German bock if Yuengling concocted this beer. It's very much Yuengling-y if y ou catch my drift .
You get what you pay for .
Would be good with sushi i'm thinking and burgers and Mexican fare . (your mileage may vary on food pairings, of course....)

Foam, Apr 28, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev -3.6%

gritz147, Apr 24, 2013
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arnulfooxblood, Apr 18, 2013
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3.43/5  rDev +1.8%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

On tap at Toby Hill in Clarion, PA.

Rather boilerplate--but solid--example of the style. Pours a limp and nearly headless brown with an aroma of grass and sugar dusted caramel. Tastes sweet and crisp, with mild and zippy nodes of fruit, biscuits, and sugar against a pleasantly fleeting backend of grass and mild hops.

mynie, Apr 13, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev -3.6%

jucifer1818, Apr 12, 2013
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3/5  rDev -11%

Arsenal0328, Apr 12, 2013
Yuengling Bock from Yuengling Brewery
77 out of 100 based on 643 ratings.