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Highland Oatmeal Porter - Highland Brewing

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BA SCORE
87
very good

1,009 Ratings
THE BROS
91
outstanding

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Ratings: 1,009
Reviews: 522
rAvg: 3.88
pDev: 11.6%
Wants: 32
Gots: 45 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Highland Brewing visit their website
North Carolina, United States

Style | ABV
American Porter |  5.80% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: pezoids on 09-17-2002)
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Highland Oatmeal Porter from Highland Brewing
87 out of 100 based on 1,009 ratings.