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Big Bear Black Stout - Bear Republic Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
92
outstanding

2,024 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 2,024
Reviews: 1,094
rAvg: 4.14
pDev: 10.14%
Wants: 120
Gots: 136 | FT: 5
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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Very good ......

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Roast coffee nose over a light sweetness and dark fruit
Pours opaque black under a 1.5" tan tinted white foam cap that dissipates to a thin film butt leaves rich lace.
Caramel on the palate sweetens the roast coffee giving it chocolate notes that are balanced by dark fruit flavors.
Medium full body, medium carbonation.

pat61, Friday at 09:24 PM
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Big Bear Black Stout from Bear Republic Brewing Co.
92 out of 100 based on 2,024 ratings.