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Lips Of Faith - Tart Lychee - New Belgium Brewing

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89
very good

624 Ratings
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Ratings: 624
Reviews: 198
rAvg: 3.97
pDev: 10.58%
Wants: 44
Gots: 68 | FT: 3
Brewed by:
New Belgium Brewing visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
American Wild Ale |  7.50% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

Three year old Wild Beer blended with lychee and a touch of Ceylon cinnamon.

(Beer added by: Overlord on 07-20-2009)
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Lips Of Faith - Tart Lychee from New Belgium Brewing
89 out of 100 based on 624 ratings.