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Bell's Oberon Ale - Bell's Brewery, Inc.

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Bell's Oberon AleBell's Oberon Ale

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BA SCORE
86
very good

4,938 Ratings
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Ratings: 4,938
Reviews: 1,571
rAvg: 3.81
pDev: 12.6%
Wants: 129
Gots: 400 | FT: 5
Brewed by:
Bell's Brewery, Inc. visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Wheat Ale |  5.80% ABV

Availability: Summer

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 04-17-2002)
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Bell's Oberon Ale from Bell's Brewery, Inc.
86 out of 100 based on 4,938 ratings.