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Illumination - Central Waters Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
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outstanding

718 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 718
Reviews: 247
rAvg: 4.06
pDev: 10.1%
Wants: 82
Gots: 56 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Central Waters Brewing Co. visit their website
Wisconsin, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  9.00% ABV

Availability: Spring

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: CaptainIPA on 06-01-2010)
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Illumination from Central Waters Brewing Co.
91 out of 100 based on 718 ratings.