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Wolaver's Brown Ale - Otter Creek Brewing / Wolaver's

Wolaver's Brown AleWolaver's Brown Ale

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BA SCORE
80
good

323 Ratings
THE BROS
83
good

(view ratings)
Ratings: 323
Reviews: 218
rAvg: 3.5
pDev: 13.71%


Brewed by:
Otter Creek Brewing / Wolaver's visit their website
Vermont, United States

Style | ABV
English Brown Ale |  5.70% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: pezoids on 04-01-2002)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
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alysmith4

District of Columbia

3.5/5  rDev 0%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Found this beer on tap at the DC Green Festival. It was a featured beer because of its organic status. It was good, but not great. The taste and smell was probably altered though, as it was served in a recycled paper cup! It had a mild flavor, and a well balanced mix of spices. Carbonation was appropriate as well. Would order again, but in a pint glass next time!

Serving type: on-tap

10-14-2006 22:02:30 | More by alysmith4
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Wolaver's Brown Ale from Otter Creek Brewing / Wolaver's
80 out of 100 based on 323 ratings.