Yuengling Traditional Lager | Yuengling Brewery

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Yuengling Brewery
Pennsylvania, United States
yuengling.com

Style: American Amber / Red Lager

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.50%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by BeerAdvocate on 08-28-2001

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#43,200
Reviews:
1,730
Ratings:
6,537
pDev:
17.3%
Bros Score:
3.49
 
 
Wants:
197
Gots:
1,920
Trade:
3
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Photo of Mrliteral
3.92/5  rDev +15%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of Frankmus1
4.32/5  rDev +26.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.75

Photo of bhwk
3.51/5  rDev +2.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Branlott42
3.02/5  rDev -11.4%
look: 2.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3

Photo of wilburj1
4.12/5  rDev +20.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Nice beer. Good taste and aroma. No frills just a good glass of Lager. Oh it gets even better as it come up in temperature.

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Photo of TheIPAHunter
3.46/5  rDev +1.5%
look: 3 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Photo of dwoolley1
3.86/5  rDev +13.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of bigdog3838
3.33/5  rDev -2.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of jsnouffer
4.02/5  rDev +17.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of stanzig44
3/5  rDev -12%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of BishopJ
3.56/5  rDev +4.4%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Jim67
3.5/5  rDev +2.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of sb17
4.03/5  rDev +18.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

My Pennsylvania bias may be showing through but one of my all time favorite lagers. Easy to drink, great bottle. Don't let the cost convince you this beer tastes cheap!

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Photo of chitoryu12
3.08/5  rDev -9.7%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3

Look: Attractive amber/gold with a thin white head that quickly dissipates.

Smell: Hops and malts. A very basic beer smell.

Taste: A light, citrus-infused malt flavor. Very mild.

Mouthfeel: Thin and highly carbonated, like soda.

Overall: Out of all the macro lagers you can find everywhere in America, Yuengling is the closest to a good beer.

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Photo of RomanOstrich
3.6/5  rDev +5.6%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Cordyceps
3.66/5  rDev +7.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of jhv
4.22/5  rDev +23.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

Photo of TexasBackbone
4.26/5  rDev +24.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of KelSovs
3.32/5  rDev -2.6%
look: 5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 4

Photo of eldoctorador
3.75/5  rDev +10%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of chikinhammr
3.47/5  rDev +1.8%
look: 5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

This beer is a solid 4 in a can and a 3.5-3.75 in a bottle due to the green glass letting the skunk get in. In a brown glass bottle I’m sure the score would improve. This is a very solid traditional American beer that I will gladly pick up instead of any BMC beers.

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Photo of Craven
1.96/5  rDev -42.5%
look: 1.75 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 1.75 | overall: 2

Photo of SiepJones
3.3/5  rDev -3.2%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Davit
3.75/5  rDev +10%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of OldSchoolMike
3.99/5  rDev +17%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

One of the best around for price and style. A winner. Glad it's more well-distributed regionally now. I understand that the formula was changed a few years back, though. The Yeungling I drank during trips to Pennsylvania over ten years ago seemed more like an aal

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