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Hop Tanker - El Segundo Brewing Company

Not Rated.
Hop TankerHop Tanker

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BA SCORE
92
outstanding

160 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 160
Reviews: 22
rAvg: 4.17
pDev: 8.63%
Wants: 4
Gots: 10 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
El Segundo Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  9.20% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Wowcoolman on 10-11-2013)
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Hop Tanker from El Segundo Brewing Company
92 out of 100 based on 160 ratings.