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Controversius Maximus - Short's Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
88
very good

89 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 89
Reviews: 11
rAvg: 3.96
pDev: 9.85%
Wants: 3
Gots: 2 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Short's Brewing Company visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  8.50% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: tectactoe on 05-06-2013)
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Controversius Maximus from Short's Brewing Company
88 out of 100 based on 89 ratings.