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Belt & Suspenders - BuckleDown Brewing

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Belt & Suspenders
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BA SCORE
87
very good

37 Ratings
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Ratings: 37
Reviews: 4
rAvg: 3.9
pDev: 17.18%
Wants: 0
Gots: 6 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
BuckleDown Brewing visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Loads of Crystal and Sterling hops lead the way in producing huge citrus and pine aromatics. Hoppiness is supported with a clean, slightly biscuity malt backbone.

65 IBU

(Beer added by: TMoney2591 on 10-05-2013)
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Belt & Suspenders from BuckleDown Brewing
87 out of 100 based on 37 ratings.