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Black Racer - Bear Republic Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
88
very good

481 Ratings
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Ratings: 481
Reviews: 100
rAvg: 3.92
pDev: 9.44%
Wants: 17
Gots: 14 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Bear Republic Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Black Ale |  8.10% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
Black Racer™ blends Bear Republic's love of hops with the Pacific Northwest's appreciation for dark ales. Our pit crew brews this award winning ale which boldly defines a new frontier of flavors and always maintains pole position. Race to the Dark Side™.

Bronze 2011 Great American Beer Festival American-Style Black Ale
Gold 2012 World Beer Cup American-Style Black Ale

(Beer added by: avaldivia on 07-27-2011)
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Black Racer from Bear Republic Brewing Co.
88 out of 100 based on 481 ratings.