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Amarillo Brillo - Maumee Bay Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

121 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 121
Reviews: 29
rAvg: 4.22
pDev: 9.24%
Wants: 11
Gots: 11 | FT: 3
Brewed by:
Maumee Bay Brewing Company visit their website
Ohio, United States

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

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
This divinely delicious brew is Maumee Bay Brewing Company’s assertive double India Pale Ale featuring a bouquet of Centennial, Columbus, Simcoe, and of course a hefty dose of Amarillo Hops. Delivering a delicate balance of citrus and pine hop presence with a malty sweetness, Amarillo Brillo is a pleasure to drink. Expect a raw, crisp mouthfeel with a boldness that lets you know it’s a serious brew. We suggest pouring this beer into a snifter at 50-55 degrees.

(Beer added by: akorsak on 10-26-2009)
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Reviews by brewtus:
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brewtus

Ohio

4.23/5  rDev +0.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

A- 12oz bottle poured into tulip.pours clear orange with a single finger head.
S- sweet stone fruit, bready, some honey, melon, obvious hop presence.
T- like the nose, sweet bready hops, melon, slightly piney, insanely smooth.
M- slightly lighter than expected for a double IPA, s
O- very impressed, a great representation of an east coast/Midwest version of an imperial ipa, meaning bready and slightly sweeter hop profile, smooth mouthfeel, as opposed to piney and citrusy. Lots of stone fruit flavor, pretty floral, well balanced on all fronts. Complex and delicious

Serving type: bottle

08-06-2013 02:36:04 | More by brewtus
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Appearance - bright cloudy orange, a nice fat finger of white and rocky foam. Sticky, leaving thin strands of lace around the glass.

Aroma - orange peel, pineapple, a little caramel.

Taste - caramel malt, a syrupy orange flavor. The hops move in a little slowly but surely. Mildly bitter with a good citrusy presence, orange, orange peel and pineapple. Mild abv warmth, smooth and warm finish with the lingering citrus.

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S - I get some citrus and pine. I also smell some caramel malt.

T - The hops taste seems faded letting the caramel malt come through. It has a slight pine finish.

M - Medium

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Amarillo Brillo from Maumee Bay Brewing Company
93 out of 100 based on 121 ratings.