WEATHER »

Oskar Blues Mama’s Little Yella Pils


Oskar Blues Mama’s Little Yella Pils: A Super Bowl party is to beer as the big game itself is to Roman numerals, so here’s some advice for what to keep in the cooler. While Oskar Blues was originally brewed in Colorado, they’ve got a spot in North Carolina now, too, so this beer will please fans with either rooting interest.

The clever name is a play on Pilsner, a classic German lager style that favors malt over hops flavors. So that makes this a light but far-from-lite beer, a pour that won’t bitterly break your taste buds but will still give you that pleasing beer feeling. At 5.3 percent ABV, it’s not really a session beer, but you can drink a few without falling over when you high-five a fellow fan.

Plus Oskar Blues was early on the microbrew can trend, so it’s easier to clean up, or mash an empty into your head in frustration if your team loses.

See oskarblues.com.

To submit a comment on this article, email letters@independent.com or visit our Facebook page. To submit information to a reporter, email tips@independent.com.



Be succinct, constructive, and relevant to the story. Leaving a comment means you agree to our Discussion Guidelines. We like civilized discourse. We don't like spam, lying, profanity, harassment or personal attacks.

comments powered by Disqus
event calendar sponsored by:

Steven Seagal Named Special Envoy by Russia

The former Santa Ynez resident is a Russian citizen.

County Services Transitioning Away from Montecito Disaster Center

Post-1/9 support will still be available at readysbc.org.

Goleta Limits Accessory Dwelling Units to 800 Square Feet

The city followed most of the state's ADU rules, though two large projects swept through before the ...

New Coast Guard Cutter Named After Fallen Officer

Terrell Horne III was murdered near Santa Cruz Island in 2012.

SBCC Promise a Draw for High School Grads

Program offers two free years to dedicated students.