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Maharaja - Avery Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
94
outstanding

4,485 Ratings
THE BROS
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world-class

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Ratings: 4,485
Reviews: 1,724
rAvg: 4.23
pDev: 10.4%
Wants: 238
Gots: 328 | 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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kdoc8

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3.95/5  rDev -6.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Pours out with a thick whitish-bubbly head and lots of lacing. The color is clear and crisp orange/tan. Smell is mild and mostly of bitter and citrus, but with a sweet hint as well. The taste starts out pretty sweet, then there's some nice malt character that is often missed in these strong IPAs. The finish is hints of citrus and bitter hops, and a twinge of alcohol. The aftertaste is mainly of those bitter hops. Good drinkability - a little rough in the later tastes on the mouthfeel, just because of the alcohol taste, but it's to be expected at this high ABV. Good stuff.

Serving type: bottle

07-18-2009 06:16:50 | More by kdoc8
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Maharaja from Avery Brewing Company
94 out of 100 based on 4,485 ratings.