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Maharaja - Avery Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
94
outstanding

4,467 Ratings
THE BROS
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world-class

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Ratings: 4,467
Reviews: 1,724
rAvg: 4.23
pDev: 10.64%
Wants: 238
Gots: 319 | FT: 8
Brewed by:
Avery Brewing Company visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  10.20% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
ABV varies slightly batch to batch.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 03-03-2005)
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BigPlay1824

New York

4.2/5  rDev -0.7%
look: 5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

A: pours a nice light amber with a generous amount of carbonation bubbles, pours crystal clear with two fingers of frothy head that is off-white verging on light tan and lingers for a nice amount of time, leaves a solid amount of lacing sticking all around the glass
S: nice citrus and grapefruit hop scent with a nice sweetness as well
T: begins with a heavy sweetness like molasses then moves into the citrus hop notes that are really nice and help to ease the alcohol and slightly severe taste on the tail end, not off putting but definitely gives it some super depth
M: gentle on the carbonation, slides across the palate with a certain dryness then leaves a slight alcohol burn at the back of the throat right at the end which is a wonderful feeling since it is not overwhelming but rather warming and really helps to give this dipa more complexity and character
O: great brew! Drinks smoother than dfh 90 minute with the same character and nice hop notes, lived up to my expectations and I really wish I could get this more often. Great offering

Serving type: bottle

10-22-2011 03:11:13 | More by BigPlay1824
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Maharaja from Avery Brewing Company
94 out of 100 based on 4,467 ratings.