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The Kaiser - Avery Brewing Company

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The KaiserThe Kaiser

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BA SCORE
87
very good

1,007 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

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Ratings: 1,007
Reviews: 602
rAvg: 3.87
pDev: 13.7%
Wants: 61
Gots: 44 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Avery Brewing Company visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
Märzen / Oktoberfest |  10.20% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: maxpower on 08-28-2004)
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bigaddy

Michigan

4/5  rDev +3.4%

02-01-2014 04:55:23 | More by bigaddy
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brett_arneson

Colorado

4/5  rDev +3.4%

01-31-2014 18:22:41 | More by brett_arneson
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Metaltildeath

Washington

4.25/5  rDev +9.8%

01-26-2014 16:37:13 | More by Metaltildeath
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OKCNittany

Oklahoma

3.5/5  rDev -9.6%

01-20-2014 02:36:10 | More by OKCNittany
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mattmarka1

Minnesota

3.25/5  rDev -16%

01-13-2014 18:43:14 | More by mattmarka1
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Iowacraft

Iowa

4.75/5  rDev +22.7%

01-13-2014 16:33:59 | More by Iowacraft
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maltlikker

Colorado

4.25/5  rDev +9.8%

01-08-2014 18:43:27 | More by maltlikker
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Griffith

Connecticut

4/5  rDev +3.4%

01-07-2014 20:37:23 | More by Griffith
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ArmedsouthernEr

Mississippi

3.5/5  rDev -9.6%

01-04-2014 23:34:10 | More by ArmedsouthernEr
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Paincane

Georgia

4.13/5  rDev +6.7%

A: Opaque copper body capped by khaki head with good lace & excellent head retention.
S: Caramel & boozy malt floral hop notes on its nose. T: Caramel malt dominated flavors with ethanol presence. Huge malt presence.
M: Smooth mouthfeel that is not bery carbonated. Quite full-bodied.
O: Intense flavorful big beer.

01-01-2014 19:27:06 | More by Paincane
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TigerOwl

Georgia

4.5/5  rDev +16.3%

12-30-2013 20:45:34 | More by TigerOwl
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Kais

New York

3.75/5  rDev -3.1%

12-29-2013 17:45:21 | More by Kais
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flyersfan900

Virginia

3.75/5  rDev -3.1%

12-16-2013 23:30:35 | More by flyersfan900
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DrunkinYogi

Connecticut

3.75/5  rDev -3.1%

12-14-2013 15:34:21 | More by DrunkinYogi
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campfirebrew

New York

3.75/5  rDev -3.1%

12-14-2013 13:17:24 | More by campfirebrew
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ZEB89

North Carolina

4.25/5  rDev +9.8%

12-14-2013 03:46:56 | More by ZEB89
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Techichi

Texas

3.25/5  rDev -16%

12-05-2013 02:30:02 | More by Techichi
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RochefortChris

North Carolina

5/5  rDev +29.2%

12-04-2013 02:31:31 | More by RochefortChris
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avalenzuela

New York

4/5  rDev +3.4%

12-02-2013 14:53:54 | More by avalenzuela
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beerforpresident

Texas

4/5  rDev +3.4%

12-01-2013 05:05:31 | More by beerforpresident
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freshflesh

California

4.5/5  rDev +16.3%

11-27-2013 07:50:04 | More by freshflesh
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superspak

Michigan

4.1/5  rDev +5.9%

22 ounce bottle into tulip glass; Batch 9 bottled in August 2012. Pours moderately hazy reddish orange color with a 2 finger dense cream colored head with great retention, that reduces to a small cap that lingers. Nice spotty soapy lacing clings on the glass. Aromas of big caramel, raisin, prune, pear, apple, toast, biscuit, molasses, brown sugar, light nuttiness, herbal, light pepper, and yeast earthiness. Very nice aromas with good balance and complexity of dark/toasty malt and fruity yeast notes; with good strength. Taste of caramel, toast, pear, apple, raisin, molasses, brown sugar, biscuit, nuttiness, herbal, light pepper, and toasted/yeast earthiness. Lingering notes of caramel, toast, brown sugar, pear, apple, raisin, biscuit, nuttiness, herbal, light pepper, and toasted earthiness on the finish for a while. Very nice complexity and balance of dark/toasted malt flavors with moderate fruitiness; with big malt presence and zero cloying sweetness after the finish. Medium carbonation and fairly full bodied; with a creamy and slick mouthfeel that is nice. Alcohol is very well hidden with minimal warming present after the finish. Overall this is an excellent imperial Oktoberfest. All around great balance, complexity, and robustness of dark/toasty/nutty malt and fruity ester flavors; and very smooth to sip on for the big ABV. A very enjoyable offering.

11-21-2013 04:57:51 | More by superspak
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Prager62

Indiana

3.75/5  rDev -3.1%

11-19-2013 08:31:14 | More by Prager62
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eulerthegrape

California

3.5/5  rDev -9.6%

11-12-2013 18:17:01 | More by eulerthegrape
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laituegonflable

Australia

2.55/5  rDev -34.1%

Pours a deep brownish amber, almost opaque, no head but a quick swish brings up off-white bubbly rim. Bit flat-looking.

Intensely sweet, with toffee, brandy snap and molasses; rum and apricot, and yeah, just fortified anything. Too strong, too sweet.

Taste is intense grainy, with creamed corn, rice syrup, soy sauce and a bit of spiritous rum note. Tastes underfermented and grainy yet strong. Not completely unnuanced and deep-end sweet. I don't like it, but I can get the merit in the palate, and know it's not an amateur brew.

Flat, bit of heat at the back. Fairly uninteresting texture.

Bit rocket fuel-y, malt liquor-esque, but not as overblown as I may have expected. I had this blind and it's given Avery a big hit in the average ratings. Another example of a style that doesn't need to be imperialised.

11-12-2013 06:01:53 | More by laituegonflable
The Kaiser from Avery Brewing Company
87 out of 100 based on 1,007 ratings.