If you enjoy beer and chocolate, you’re in for a treat.
D.G. Yuengling & Son, Inc. announced today its first-ever beer collaboration with Hershey’s — Yuengling Hershey’s Chocolate Porter.
This limited-edition brew will be available on draft only, in select markets, while supplies last, starting in mid-October.
“As the sixth generation of the Yuengling family, we have a 190-year history of listening to our fans and looking for new ways to deliver quality and memorable drinking experiences,” says Jennifer Yuengling, Vice President of Operations and 6th Generation Brewer, D.G. Yuengling & Son, Inc. “We saw a unique opportunity to partner with Hershey’s — a brand known worldwide for its iconic, delicious tasting chocolate — to deliver fans our first-ever beer collaboration.”
“We spent nearly a year developing our Yuengling Hershey’s Chocolate Porter, and are excited for the world to indulge in the classic taste of Yuengling Dark Brewed Porter blended with the unmistakable taste of Hershey’s chocolate,” she adds.
Yuengling Hershey’s Chocolate Porter is 4.7% ABV. It blends Hershey’s chocolate with caramel and dark roasted malts. The liquid pairs well with everything from barbecued and smoked meats, to cheeses and desserts, the company says.
Starting in mid-October of 2019, Yuengling Hershey’s Chocolate Porter will be available via draft only, in bars and restaurants throughout Pennsylvania, Ohio, West Virginia, Virginia, New York, Connecticut, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, Rhode Island, Washington D.C., Delaware, Indiana and Kentucky, while supplies last.
Fans can find the closest location that serves Yuengling Hershey’s Chocolate Porter by visiting the “Find Our Beer” link at yuengling.com.