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Transporter - Kulshan Brewing Company

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Reviews: 2
Hads: 16
Avg: 3.48
pDev: 27.59%
Wants: 0
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Kulshan Brewing Company
Washington, United States | website

Style | ABV
American Porter | 5.40% ABV

Availability: Rotating

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Beer added by: beertunes on 02-11-2013

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Transporter from Kulshan Brewing Company
- out of 100 based on 2 ratings.