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Hottenroth Berliner Weisse - The Bruery

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

1,099 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 1,099
Reviews: 394
rAvg: 4.05
pDev: 11.11%
Wants: 179
Gots: 110 | FT: 6
Brewed by:
The Bruery visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Berliner Weissbier |  3.10% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 07-22-2008)
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Hottenroth Berliner Weisse from The Bruery
91 out of 100 based on 1,099 ratings.