Thunder Canyon Black And Tan | Thunder Canyon Brewery

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Thunder Canyon Brewery
Arizona, United States | website

Style: Black & Tan

Alcohol by volume (ABV): not listed

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
Black & Tan is a blend of TCB's Blackout Oatmeal Stout and Deep Canyon Amber. It came to be after an an Irish pub in Phoenix asked for a Black & Tan in a keg and wanted a blend of these two beers.

Added by Gueuzedude on 05-03-2009

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3.72/5  rDev n/a
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Sampled 1702, March 2009
This beer arrives from the tap with a clear, dark brown, amber tinged color. It is topped by a wispy, thin, tan colored head that sticks around partially covering things for a bit. The aroma has a nice nuttiness to it as well as a solid toasted malt aromatic and a backdrop of solidly fruity esters that help to round things out. The toasted grain notes seem to increase over time.

This beer is quite fruity tasting with a definite berry note as well as a touch of soft citrus character that must be hop derived. The flavor has a solid malt character to it that provides a nice toasted nuttiness, toasted malt notes, a hint of roast character (though this is quite subtle) as well as a sweet caramelized malt character. This beer is pretty good, I am a bit surprised by how subtle the stout influence is, but this is nicely balanced, yet characterful enough to stay interesting.

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Thunder Canyon Black And Tan from Thunder Canyon Brewery
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