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OB Lager Beer - Oriental Brewery Co., Ltd

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BA SCORE
59
awful

108 Ratings
THE BROS
58
awful

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Ratings: 108
Reviews: 64
rAvg: 2.33
pDev: 25.75%
Wants: 0
Gots: 3 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Oriental Brewery Co., Ltd visit their website
Korea (South)

Style | ABV
American Adjunct Lager |  4.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: brewdlyhooked13 on 02-12-2002)
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TheRougeBastard

North Carolina

2.9/5  rDev +24.5%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

This was the "Go-To" beveage in downtown Songtan, Korea outside the gates of Osan AB! Of course, it could be the infamous suspect Korean alcohol by volume control that made them work, especally if you got ahold of the fabled "magic" bottle! If you did luck out, this was the greatest beverage ever made...ice cold, this brew was the stuff legends were made of! On the flipside, I suffered through several bottles and only received a headache for my troubles! Only found it once stateside and their export version wasn't bad, bottom line, I wouldn't turn one down should I ever find another, if that means anything!

Serving type: bottle

03-16-2013 00:48:14 | More by TheRougeBastard
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weerezboy

Washington

2.25/5  rDev -3.4%

03-14-2013 03:17:56 | More by weerezboy
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Beerswag

California

2/5  rDev -14.2%

02-14-2013 00:55:35 | More by Beerswag
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starlight37

Korea (South)

1/5  rDev -57.1%

01-19-2013 18:30:57 | More by starlight37
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Beerman1977

Austria

2.75/5  rDev +18%

12-30-2012 18:43:42 | More by Beerman1977
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jlindros

Massachusetts

2.7/5  rDev +15.9%
look: 2.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3

Had a bottle of this at a Korean restaurant in Westboro, MA. I think my first beer from Korea.

Super light clear color, light bubbled head that disappears instantly.

Nose some cheap macro like lager but fairly crisp pilsner straw, bit of a corn or rice like weird substitute sugar flavor, no skunk or very unhappy lager though.

Taste light crisp but full flavor, light straw and hay, some light corn like cheap macro flavors but barely, light grassy hops and hint of bitterness, just a touch of a metallic twang. Finish is crisp dry but light icky bitterness that doesn't fade easily.

Mouth is lighter decent carb.

Overall not bad for an Asian pilsner. I wasn't expecting much, but it wasn't that bad. No skunk, very little metallic bad yeast flavor, light crisp and very drinkable.

Serving type: bottle

12-20-2012 19:10:31 | More by jlindros
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M_C_Hampton

Georgia

2.25/5  rDev -3.4%

10-11-2012 01:37:36 | More by M_C_Hampton
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Pinche_Oso

California

2.5/5  rDev +7.3%

08-20-2012 05:24:12 | More by Pinche_Oso
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rolltide8425

Pennsylvania

1.75/5  rDev -24.9%

07-23-2012 17:34:28 | More by rolltide8425
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MN_Beerticker

Minnesota

2.5/5  rDev +7.3%

07-13-2012 03:39:41 | More by MN_Beerticker
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Dapperticus

Kentucky

3.75/5  rDev +60.9%

07-04-2012 22:33:04 | More by Dapperticus
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DocG

California

3.25/5  rDev +39.5%

06-20-2012 02:18:04 | More by DocG
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SocalKicks

California

2.5/5  rDev +7.3%

06-17-2012 06:37:32 | More by SocalKicks
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ccozzi

Illinois

1/5  rDev -57.1%

06-05-2012 01:17:58 | More by ccozzi
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KimbarkBrewCrew

Wisconsin

2.25/5  rDev -3.4%

05-12-2012 20:47:05 | More by KimbarkBrewCrew
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drslap

Hawaii

1.75/5  rDev -24.9%

05-08-2012 03:14:48 | More by drslap
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fisherbray

Florida

2/5  rDev -14.2%

04-24-2012 03:48:33 | More by fisherbray
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avisong

Virginia

2/5  rDev -14.2%

04-18-2012 01:55:56 | More by avisong
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Nate

Ohio

1.25/5  rDev -46.4%

03-09-2012 00:22:13 | More by Nate
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2neardead

California

1.5/5  rDev -35.6%

03-04-2012 22:44:12 | More by 2neardead
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ygtbsm94

Virginia

1.5/5  rDev -35.6%

02-16-2012 04:22:19 | More by ygtbsm94
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shigg85

Japan

1/5  rDev -57.1%

01-31-2012 06:28:47 | More by shigg85
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zaptone

California

2.5/5  rDev +7.3%

01-22-2012 16:23:51 | More by zaptone
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bigrzman

Pennsylvania

2.1/5  rDev -9.9%
look: 2 | smell: 3 | taste: 2 | feel: 1 | overall: 2

Appearance. Very carbonated with a golden straw color. head disappears quickly and is way to fizzy.

Smell. sweet pale malts but overall very clean.

Taste. Rice and sweet pale malts up front with a skunky hop ectract ij the back. sweet overall.

Mouthfeel. thin, airy, and overly carbonated.

Overall i would drunk this at a party, but that is about it.

Serving type: can

01-17-2012 09:16:23 | More by bigrzman
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electtodefer

New York

2.5/5  rDev +7.3%

01-14-2012 00:26:22 | More by electtodefer
OB Lager Beer from Oriental Brewery Co., Ltd
59 out of 100 based on 108 ratings.