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Skull Splitter - Orkney Brewery

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

1,821 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 1,821
Reviews: 926
rAvg: 4.08
pDev: 12.75%
Wants: 135
Gots: 139 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Orkney Brewery visit their website
United Kingdom (Scotland)

Style | ABV
Scotch Ale / Wee Heavy |  8.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 10-08-1998)
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Skull Splitter from Orkney Brewery
91 out of 100 based on 1,821 ratings.