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Published: 07/02/2013

HOMEFRONT HELPERS — Nine breweries across the country have brewed an identical beer called Homefront IPA to benefit Operation Homefront, a group that provides emergency financial assistance to military families. According to Real Beer News, the breweries all used the same recipe to make the beer, which was aged on unfinished maple Louisville Slugger baseball bats, and will sell it locally, with proceeds going to local chapters of the charity. Participating breweries included Cigar City Brewing in Tampa, Fla., Sly Fox Brewing Co. in Pottstown, Pa., Perennial Artisan Ales in St.