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Maharaja - Avery Brewing Company

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MaharajaMaharaja

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95
world-class

4,797 Ratings
THE BROS
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world-class

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Ratings: 4,797
Reviews: 1,744
rAvg: 4.23
pDev: 10.4%
Wants: 273
Gots: 419 | FT: 7
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:
Maharaja is derived from the sanskrit words mahat, meaning “great”, and rajan, meaning “king”. Much like its namesake, this imperial IPA is regal, intense and mighty. With hops and malts as his servants, he rules both with a heavy hand. The Maharaja flaunts his authority over a deranged amount of hops: tangy, vibrant and pungent along with an insane amount of malted barley – fashioning a dark amber hue and exquisite malt essence. Welcome to his kingdom!

The Maharaja is the second installment in our Dictator Series.

102 IBUs

ABV varies slightly batch to batch.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 03-03-2005)
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Bottle states February '07, well I popped this sucker open in July '08....

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Maharaja from Avery Brewing Company
95 out of 100 based on 4,797 ratings.