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Old Chub - Scottish Style Ale - Oskar Blues Grill & Brew

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90
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3,710 Ratings
THE BROS
90
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Ratings: 3,710
Reviews: 1,485
rAvg: 4
pDev: 11.25%
Wants: 124
Gots: 261 | FT: 5
Brewed by:
Oskar Blues Grill & Brew visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
Scotch Ale / Wee Heavy |  8.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
From the Oskar Blues website: "This jaw-dropping Scottish strong ale (8% ABV) is brewed with bodacious amounts of malted barley and specialty grains, and a dash of beechwood-smoked malt."

(Beer added by: Todd on 12-13-2003)
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Serving type: nitro-tap

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Old Chub - Scottish Style Ale from Oskar Blues Grill & Brew
90 out of 100 based on 3,710 ratings.