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Time Waits For No One - Anchorage Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

25 Ratings
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Ratings: 25
Reviews: 3
rAvg: 4.35
pDev: 7.59%
Wants: 6
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Anchorage Brewing Company visit their website
Alaska, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial Stout |  14.60% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
Here's a beer that you will only taste if you are coming to the Culmimatiom. It's a 14.6 imperial stout aged in A single Laphroaig cask brewed for my brewing partner Steve Marshall. It's for his 60th birthday and will not be sold.

(Beer added by: ThatsThatDude on 05-07-2014)
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Time Waits For No One from Anchorage Brewing Company
93 out of 100 based on 25 ratings.