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Fred - Hair of the Dog Brewing Company / Brewery and Tasting Room

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

1,651 Ratings
THE BROS
93
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Ratings: 1,651
Reviews: 843
rAvg: 4.08
pDev: 11.76%
Wants: 371
Gots: 291 | FT: 20
Brewed by:
Hair of the Dog Brewing Company / Brewery and Tasting Room visit their website
Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
American Strong Ale |  10.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 08-13-1998

Fred was created to honor beer writer and historian Fred Eckhardt. It is made with aromatic and rye malts and includes 10 different hop varieties.

10% alcohol by volume
65 IBUs.
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Overall 84/100

Meh, had a batch 77 from 2009... Wasn't really my thing. Almost tasted more like a Belgium. Had lots of dark fruit and fig tastes. Maybe it oxidized, maybe not my thing, regardless I wasn't left with a great impression~

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Fred from Hair of the Dog Brewing Company / Brewery and Tasting Room
91 out of 100 based on 1,651 ratings.