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Oil City - Barrier Brewing Company

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Oil City
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36 Ratings
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Ratings: 36
Reviews: 6
rAvg: 3.71
pDev: 15.9%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Barrier Brewing Company visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
American Black Ale |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: dragonWhale on 04-22-2011)
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Oil City from Barrier Brewing Company
84 out of 100 based on 36 ratings.