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Blue Moon Chimp - Coors Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
77
okay

18 Ratings
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Ratings: 18
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 3.15
pDev: 26.98%
Wants: 0
Gots: 5 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Coors Brewing Company visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
Fruit / Vegetable Beer |  9.50% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
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(Beer added by: vfgccp on 03-23-2014)
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Tasted like a scotch ale at first taste. Cherries came through in later sips. Very strong but drinkable. A good sipping beer if you feel like getting a good buzz but not getting full. Definitely a nice change. Appearance is like a red ale with very little head.

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Blue Moon Chimp from Coors Brewing Company
77 out of 100 based on 18 ratings.