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Genghis Pecan (2013) - Clown Shoes

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252 Ratings
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Ratings: 252
Reviews: 38
rAvg: 3.7
pDev: 9.46%
Wants: 6
Gots: 31 | FT: 4
Brewed by:
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Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
American Porter |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
The brewery releases this special beer once a year, just in time for the holidays, and this “2013 vintage” has a slightly tweaked recipe that aims to accentuate the roasted pecan flavors even more. With many breweries releasing pumpkin beers and Oktoberfest styles this time of year, this brewery has taken a different approach, offering a refreshing alternative to an autumnal release.

(Beer added by: MasterSki on 10-05-2013)
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Genghis Pecan (2013) from Clown Shoes
84 out of 100 based on 252 ratings.