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Great - Alpine Beer Company

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BA SCORE
98
world-class

477 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 477
Reviews: 143
rAvg: 4.52
pDev: 9.07%
Wants: 1,237
Gots: 66 | FT: 5
Brewed by:
Alpine Beer Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Barleywine |  14.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
The base of this beer was available at a couple of festivals as a barleywine named "Good". The remainder of the batch spent several months aging in fresh Jack Daniels barrels and became "Great".
Available in limited release at the brewery only

(Beer added by: xlperro on 03-01-2005)
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Great from Alpine Beer Company
98 out of 100 based on 477 ratings.