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Brown Shugga' - Lagunitas Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
90
outstanding

3,701 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 3,701
Reviews: 1,298
rAvg: 4.02
pDev: 11.69%
Wants: 146
Gots: 243 | FT: 13
Brewed by:
Lagunitas Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Strong Ale |  9.99% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: kbub6f on 12-13-2001)
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Brown Shugga' from Lagunitas Brewing Company
90 out of 100 based on 3,701 ratings.