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Fixed Gear - Lakefront Brewery, Inc.

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BA SCORE
84
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763 Ratings
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Ratings: 763
Reviews: 159
rAvg: 3.71
pDev: 13.21%
Wants: 21
Gots: 84 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Lakefront Brewery, Inc. visit their website
Wisconsin, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Ale |  6.80% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: BeerFMAndy on 02-24-2010

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Fixed Gear from Lakefront Brewery, Inc.
84 out of 100 based on 763 ratings.