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Winter Axis Festivale - Empyrean Brewing Company

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Winter Axis Festivale
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BA SCORE
80
good

15 Ratings
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Ratings: 15
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 3.42
pDev: 14.04%
Wants: 0
Gots: 2 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Empyrean Brewing Company visit their website
Nebraska, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Ale |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
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(Beer added by: Bear1964 on 02-24-2013)
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Winter Axis Festivale from Empyrean Brewing Company
80 out of 100 based on 15 ratings.