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Big Bear Black Stout - Bear Republic Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

2,122 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 2,122
Reviews: 1,102
rAvg: 4.14
pDev: 10.14%
Wants: 132
Gots: 150 | FT: 4
Brewed by:
Bear Republic Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial Stout |  8.10% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Big Bear is a big, black, stout you can really sink your teeth into. The bold, roasty, caramel malt flavor is balanced by Centennial and Cascade hops.

2009 California State Fair – 2nd GOLD
2009 LA International Beer Competition – GOLD
2007 Great American Beer Festival® American-Style Stout – SILVER
2002 World Beer Cup - GOLD

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 10-05-2001)
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I need to pick this up more often. Lots of chocolate and roasted flavors. Delicious.

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Big Bear Black Stout from Bear Republic Brewing Co.
93 out of 100 based on 2,122 ratings.