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Maharaja - Avery Brewing Company

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94
outstanding

4,120 Ratings
THE BROS
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world-class

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Ratings: 4120
Reviews: 1707
rAvg: 4.23
pDev: 10.64%


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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bennett_loves_good_beer

Wyoming

4.1/5  rDev -3.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4.25

Got a hold of one that was super fresh and man is it good. Extremely hoppy yet well balanced with a ton of malts. A big, delicious beer. Great hop aroma, even better balanced taste. The higher alcohol content is pretty well hidden as well. Definitely want to get this one fresh. Had one in May earlier this year that was probably about 3-4 months old and it was just a malt bomb but this fresh one is fantastic

Serving type: bottle

05-24-2013 01:09:07 | More by bennett_loves_good_beer
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Maharaja from Avery Brewing Company
94 out of 100 based on 4,120 ratings.