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Maharaja - Avery Brewing Company

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MaharajaMaharaja

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BA SCORE
94
outstanding

4,513 Ratings
THE BROS
97
world-class

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Ratings: 4,513
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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goatgoat

Arizona

4.38/5  rDev +3.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Feb 2009 batch.

Pours a clear perfect amber. A white frothy finger high head falls quickly to a ring. A few tiny sticky bits of lace.
Aroma is an excellent presentation of strong citrus, pine. Nothing but hops.
Taste is light honey malt body that is quickly overwhelmed by big hops. Malt is just present enough to keep it from being hop tea. More citrus and pine, but also with a slightly earthy note. A long lingering bitterness free of harshness. I don't get any alcohol presence (danger danger!).
Medium body with creamy carbonation. Resinous, oily feel. Dry finish keeps this an easy drinking brew.

Damn tasty brew. This was one of my first DIPAs (along with DFH 90min) and so I may be sentimental. Excellent presentation of hop character.

Serving type: bottle

03-15-2009 02:09:18 | More by goatgoat
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Maharaja from Avery Brewing Company
94 out of 100 based on 4,513 ratings.