Mississippi Mud Black & Tan | Mississippi Brewing Co.

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Mississippi Mud Black & TanMississippi Mud Black & Tan
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Mississippi Brewing Co.
New York, United States

Style: Black & Tan

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by brewdlyhooked13 on 10-15-2001

BEER STATS
Ratings:
1,187
Reviews:
447
Avg:
3.08
pDev:
20.45%
 
 
Wants:
30
Gots:
246
For Trade:
0
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Photo of Hab_Su
2.91/5  rDev -5.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.75

Photo of Spaceman_Jer
3.39/5  rDev +10.1%
look: 3 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Tripel_Threat
3.03/5  rDev -1.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Had this one straight from the csn and also from the bottle. The bottle is much more impressive than the ale. Some roast, some malt sweetness, no noticeable hopping. Watery taste and feel. Again, nice bottle.

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Photo of Lone_Freighter
2.72/5  rDev -11.7%
look: 3 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3

Reviewed from notes. From out of this mini-growler, this beer shows a dark hazy brown to black sort of color with a minimally white foamy head that ends up leaving a slight trickling lacing that slides right on into the body. The smell, well, there’s the German malts, somewhat Pilsener like but still letting the roasty sort of quality running about it, but its mainly just roasty and doesn’t really show anything else. The taste was basically just roasty and sweet and had a weird bland dry aftertaste and finish. On the palate, it sat between a light to medium and had a decent sessionability running about it. Carbonation seemed okay, but nothing over the top. Overall, not a bad black & tan, but also not a really pre-made version of one.

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Photo of Superheatnsubcool
3.23/5  rDev +4.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of SGR1220
3.75/5  rDev +21.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of berdenation
2.5/5  rDev -18.8%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Photo of ThomasTheTank88
2.53/5  rDev -17.9%
look: 4 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

My friend bought me this beer. Coolest looking bottle I've had in a long time. Poured a dark ruby color with a large head. Smells heavy. Tasted some sweetness, almost like a tea rather than a light coffee. Really watery. Not bad, not great.

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Photo of Pnotuner
3.88/5  rDev +26%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

I'm glad I tried this, as it is a good fallback when I might not be able to find my favorite Porters. It does have a lasting head. Nice reddish coffee color. It isn't a strong taste either way. Just decently refreshing medium cold. No real aftertaste. Like it has maybe the Pilsner half of it is lightly hopped.

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Photo of cyberglob101
4.57/5  rDev +48.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.75

Photo of VABA
3.25/5  rDev +5.5%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of andrewh995
3.14/5  rDev +1.9%
look: 3 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3

Pours a dark ruby color with the smallest head that instantly disappears. Has the flavors of a weak porter - some chocolate and maybe coffee - as well as a pilsner - crispness and grains. The mouthfeel is watery and medium-hi carbonation. It's overall decent, nothing too special, but good.

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Photo of BeerAndFilm
2.47/5  rDev -19.8%
look: 3.25 | smell: 1.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.25

Photo of EmeraldMist
2.64/5  rDev -14.3%
look: 2.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Look - Clear light brown in color with a short fizzy light tan head. No lacing, looks like coca-cola.

Smell - Burnt malt, slightly nutty, mild

Taste - Toasted malt, black tea, thin cola like sweetness, dry aftertaste.

Feel - Thin bodied, loads of carbonation. Quite watery.

Overall - Bland and boring.

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Photo of Deadman_Zan
3.05/5  rDev -1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3

Photo of eldoctorador
3.5/5  rDev +13.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of kojevergas
2.59/5  rDev -15.9%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

C- / BELOW AVERAGE

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Photo of Fubudu187
2.67/5  rDev -13.3%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.5

Photo of cshaffer
3.08/5  rDev 0%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of Brutaltruth
3.48/5  rDev +13%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

From the groovy little jug in a pint glass via a friend from work---Thanks Kevin!
This decent little black and tan pours a medium dark amber with a nice head
of off white foam that settles to a thick ring, thin layer, and features some nice
light lacing. Nose of caramel and roasted malts. Flavors follow with light exception
featuring dark roasted malts on the rear, caramel sweet malts on the front and middle,
and subtle herbal hop notes on the back. Highly quaffable mouth feel; medium body,
subtly dry, and medium low carbonation.

I have had this in the past and enjoyed it----we are overwhelmed with good brew
saturation these days. This is rather nice for what it is. A rather lost little style.

Cheers

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Photo of Josher
1.52/5  rDev -50.6%
look: 3 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 4 | overall: 1.5

Photo of DrainBamage
4.03/5  rDev +30.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Pours a dark amber color with a nice quarter inch head. Smell has roasted caramel malt aromas. Slightly sweet. Goes down a little dry and a little bitter. Tastes the same as it smells. First Black & Tan I've reviewed. Overall pretty good.

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Photo of Dreynolds1808
2.62/5  rDev -14.9%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Photo of Wontonst
3.87/5  rDev +25.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of ab39z
3.16/5  rDev +2.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 4 | overall: 3

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Mississippi Mud Black & Tan from Mississippi Brewing Co.
3.08 out of 5 based on 1,187 ratings.
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