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Willimantic Hop River Tribute Ale


Formerly brewed at Willimantic Brewing Company
Willimantic, Connecticut USA
Style: India Pale Ale (IPA) | Ratings: 0 | Special Seasonal | Alcohol: 6.7%
A beer brewed in honor of Rich Rosen a friend whose passing last year left us all with an empty heart. Rich ran the Hop River Homebrew club and many of his friends came to brew this India Pale Ale bringing their own malts and hops, some from Rich’s own vines. A portion of the proceeds of this beer will be donated to a local charity.

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