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Port Republic Lager | World Brews

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Port Republic LagerPort Republic Lager
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2.89/5
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39 Ratings
Port Republic LagerPort Republic Lager
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
World Brews
California, United States
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Style: American Adjunct Lager

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.50%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by OhYesILoveBeer on 07-26-2011

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#43,654
Reviews:
21
Ratings:
39
pDev:
17.3%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
1
Gots:
3
Trade:
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Ratings: 39 |  Reviews: 21
Photo of Sandlin73
2.2/5  rDev -23.9%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2

Photo of Mooslerfitness
1.96/5  rDev -32.2%
look: 3 | smell: 2 | taste: 1.75 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

Photo of nitter
3.25/5  rDev +12.5%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Nyskizy
3.25/5  rDev +12.5%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Fellysmarts
3.5/5  rDev +21.1%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

This is an average lager. $1 for 1 24oz can. Works for me.

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Photo of bongobeer
3/5  rDev +3.8%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Big ole 24 oz. lawn mower beer, not the worst I've ever had?

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Photo of FreshButterbeer
2.5/5  rDev -13.5%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Photo of canton1956
4.2/5  rDev +45.3%

Photo of RonaldTheriot
3.12/5  rDev +8%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Port Republic Lager Beer has a thick, white head, a clear, bubbly straw appearance, and some slight lacing left behind on the glass. The aroma is of sweet, grainy, stereotypical lager, and the flavor is the same, with a shade of hop bitterness to round it out. Mouthfeel is light and watery, with an unfortunate faint chalky under-taste. Port Republic Lager Beer finishes crisp and refreshing.

RJT

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Photo of Duwey
3/5  rDev +3.8%

Photo of smitbo7
3.5/5  rDev +21.1%

Photo of mart1018
3.33/5  rDev +15.2%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3

I drank it from a 24 oz. can so I can't comment on the appearance. This was one of cheapest,babe in the woods, I have found. For the everyday PBR or Bud drinker, this beer excelled both in price, drink-ability and refreshment. Thank you Mr. Middle-East convenience store clerk for a positive recommendation.

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Photo of Jackal
2.5/5  rDev -13.5%

Photo of MadWolf
3/5  rDev +3.8%

Photo of Stinkypuss
2.54/5  rDev -12.1%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.5

LOOK: Pale yellow, clear, small white topping disappears quickly.

SMELL: Stale, grainy smell. The aroma is a hodge podge of corn, rice, generic malt sweetness and a small hint of processed hop.

TASTE: Tastes ultra clean, mildly sweet and rice is the primary flavor.

FEEL: Light bodied, watery, well carbonated

OVERALL: pretty lame lager.

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Photo of TDintino
3/5  rDev +3.8%

Photo of netrioter
3.35/5  rDev +15.9%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

14.99 for a 30 pack here in Durham N.C.

This is a great,cheap american lager...great meaning slightly above average as a whole.

This beer is also known as Big Flats 1901,which you can buy at Walgreens...but this version tastes a better.Its not as offensive to the nose and has hardly any aftertaste...a great sessionable beer.Good on a hot day or when youre watching t.v.

Make sure you keep this beer cold....it does get a bit unwieldy as it warms up.

If youre not a fan of american lager then this is not for you.Elite beer enthusiasts,if you like cheap "bad" beers....you may be surprised by this beer.

This is my new beer that im going to keep the fridge stocked with,PBR was my regular but its popularity has made it alot more expensive...my new Sunday beer for when im broke

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Photo of Raime
2.29/5  rDev -20.8%
look: 1.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.5

A - Pours an extremely clear gold with a massive frothy white head. Virtuall no carbonation bubbles. Left almost no lacing

S - Grain husks, corn adjunct, rice, white grapes, metal.

T - Seltzer water, corn husks, white grapes, metal, rice adjunct, rubbing alcohol finish if drank from the can.

M - medium bodied with almost no carbonation.

O - Overall, this was just slightly above your average mass produced swill. For the price tag ( $16.99 a 30 pack ) i'd say this is probably the second best beer in it's range. Pabst is first. This makes a good party beer however.

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Photo of TaylorK
3/5  rDev +3.8%

Photo of jadpsu
3.13/5  rDev +8.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

24 ounce can, priced in an economy price range.
This beer is an economy priced beer that has characteristics that surpass similarly priced brews. It provides value.
Pours a bright crystal clear, very pale straw color with a very decent snow white head that has better retention than most economy priced lagers.
Aroma is a little earthy with some corn husks
Taste is not at all offensive. Not much to highlight but that's ok.
Overall, in rating this beer on a value basis it did fine.

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Photo of fredolele
3.54/5  rDev +22.5%
look: 3 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

There is absolutley nothing wrong with this beer. I know that's a hell of a way to start a review, but anything I say has to be tempered by the fact that I paid $1.09 for a 24oz can. That's only slightly more expensive than freedom (which, of course costs $1.05).

All things considered (IT'S 50¢ A BEER!) this stuff is really quite drinkable. It's cheaper than even Red Dog or Icehouse, and much more palatable.

Who are we fooling here? No one. This isn't going to be you're new favorite beer, but if your either cheap or broke and looking to catch a buzz, this beats the shit out of malt liqueur.

Serve ice cold,
Cheers!

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Photo of SlaughteredWolf
3/5  rDev +3.8%

Photo of andrewj17
3.25/5  rDev +12.5%

Photo of fastrodney
3.25/5  rDev +12.5%

Photo of brewdlyhooked13
2.51/5  rDev -13.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 2

Appearance - pale yellow/straw, three to four fingers of white foam, holding quite well. Melts steadily down, we'll be quaffing shortly.

Aroma - cereal, grain husk, about as expected.

Taste - light sweet grain, a bit rough at mid-palate. Shallow and watery, but going down fast after working up a decent sweat with the pigskin outside. No aftertaste and finish aside from the bland grain. Light bitter twang at the end, meh.

Mouthfeel - thin and watery, average crispness.

Drinkability - super cold, she'll drink but don't dally. Nice enough looking can but not worth the shelf space.

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Port Republic Lager from World Brews
Beer rating: 2.89 out of 5 with 39 ratings
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