90 points - Beer Connoisseur
Located in the heart of Wine Country, Bear Republic Brewing Co offers award-winning, world-class and handcrafted ales. Established in 1995, this family microbrewery brews and ages beers following a time tested and traditional brewing process. The bold brews of Bear Republic have earned top honours in America, including being named the Brewery of the Year and Brewmaster of the Year in the Great American Beer Festival 2006. Till date, the brewery has won 25 medals from GABF and various other awards from World Beer Cup, Good Food Awards, California State Fair and many more.