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Maharaja - Avery Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
94
outstanding

4,515 Ratings
THE BROS
97
world-class

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Ratings: 4,515
Reviews: 1,725
rAvg: 4.23
pDev: 10.4%
Wants: 242
Gots: 332 | FT: 9
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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ChrisA

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4.5/5  rDev +6.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

I can't believe I actually found this on tap in Florida. Upon visiting the Dunedin Brewery in the Clearwater area, I needed to do a double take as I stared at the tap handles. $4 for an eight ounce pour. But the bartender bought that round since I am from Colorado. I tipped him generously for the fine gesture.

What a beer. I had this last year at the Brewers Rendevous in Salida, CO. However, I don't remember it being quite this good. Incredible citrus nose and flavor throughout. Huge grapefruit taste and an excellent balance of malt.

Thanks to the World of Beer, in the past week I have had Hercules, 90 Minute, and Stoudts Douple IPA, and I can definitely say that Maharaja is a contender for my favorite Double IPA.

Serving type: on-tap

04-12-2007 16:32:33 | More by ChrisA
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Maharaja from Avery Brewing Company
94 out of 100 based on 4,515 ratings.