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Oso De Oro - Bear Republic Brewing Co.

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Oso De Oro
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Ratings: 7
Reviews: 5
rAvg: 2.99
pDev: 25.75%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Bear Republic Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Light Lager |  3.90% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: rastaman on 02-02-2005)
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Photo of hayesjw


3.25/5  rDev +8.7%

04-28-2012 16:56:02 | More by hayesjw
Photo of bob727


4/5  rDev +33.8%

11-22-2011 06:26:46 | More by bob727
Photo of avaldivia


2.23/5  rDev -25.4%

Honestly, there's just not much to say about this beer. It is boring, and bland. I have come to expect more from Bear Republic. I see what they were going for here, but why? I got this in a row of samplers at the brewery and this one just disappeared.

07-27-2011 16:11:02 | More by avaldivia
Photo of DoubleJ


3.3/5  rDev +10.4%

On-tap at Hollingshead's on to the beer:

As the naem suggests, it's gold in color, with a frothy white head on top. The aroma is mostly toasted grain and a snap of floral hops. The taste starts grainy, but turns very floral. The biterness of this beer is moderate, not much hop flaovr expect for the floralness it provides. There's a touch of pine, and many minerals can be tasted in this beer, probably from the water used to make this beer.

I wouldn't have guessed this to be a sub-4% beer, though that might explain the thin maltiness in this lager. The floral flavor takes some getting used to.

08-21-2008 00:24:25 | More by DoubleJ
Photo of RoyalT


3.13/5  rDev +4.7%

Appearance – This one is a light, hazy yellow in color with a good head.

Smell – The aroma here is stiff and grainy with a faint sense of hops, almost like a German Pilsner.

Taste – The flavor here is straight lagered American grain with a bit of grassy hop balance.

Mouthfeel – This is of course light-bodied. The one thing that I look for in this style is big, huge carbonation, and this one doesn’t disappoint.

Drinkability – This flavor won’t knock your socks off but the body and carbonation are right on.

03-12-2005 02:02:37 | More by RoyalT
Photo of Gusler


3.5/5  rDev +17.1%

Draught @ Papago
The beer after its pour from the tap sets in the glass a limpid amber color with the head modest in size and a semi-creamy off white color, the resultant lace a thin but concealing sheet. Nose is the prototypical sweet malt, fresh and clean, start sweet with a nice malt presence, the top light to moderate in feel. Finish is pleasantly acidic; the hops mild and pleasing to the palate, the aftertaste dry and clean, a nice session beer with its relatively low ABV, certainly worth a sample.

03-06-2005 19:26:39 | More by Gusler
Photo of rastaman

United Kingdom (England)

1.53/5  rDev -48.8%

Tap@Bear republic Brewpub. Gees, they make such great beer, so i guess this was a surprise, just a bland, slightly cleaner Mexican lager or something, i don't know why they brew it as only saw it at the brewpub while in Californian. Maybe its a popular choice their or something???

02-02-2005 21:16:29 | More by rastaman
Oso De Oro from Bear Republic Brewing Co.
- out of 100 based on 7 ratings.