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Maharaja - Avery Brewing Company

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94
outstanding

4,135 Ratings
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world-class

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Ratings: 4135
Reviews: 1709
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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ujsplace

Pennsylvania

4.35/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Poured into an ovesized tulip.

This brew is a deep, nearly brown colored burnt orange in color with a three-finger thick off-white head that leaves massive chunky lacing clinging to the sides of the glass. Thick as in if allowed to dry, I'd have something to eat.

Smells of earthy, oily, resinous hops, piney, with big citrus notes and a dose of biscuit and toasted caramel malts.

This brew has a lot going on. Big citrus hoppiness along with a deep, oily pine, earthiness that bites. This is incredibly well balanced with a burnt caramel maltiness that keeps the hops in check.

Thick and creamy - silky smooth...coats the tongue.

Given the abv, I'd say this is a deceptively delicious brew that is highly sessionable. A must try.

Serving type: bottle

01-27-2012 02:25:54 | More by ujsplace
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Maharaja from Avery Brewing Company
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