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Maharaja - Avery Brewing Company

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MaharajaMaharaja

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BA SCORE
94
outstanding

4,686 Ratings
THE BROS
97
world-class

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Ratings: 4,686
Reviews: 1,738
rAvg: 4.23
pDev: 10.64%
Wants: 259
Gots: 396 | FT: 6
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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look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

A- I like the Dictator Series theme, much curb appeal, so graphics.
S- Smells like an IPA to me ;-)
T- Typical IIPA; strong and distinguished.
M- Smooth with a slight bite of hoppiness with a malty wave of warmth afterwards.
O- Enjoyable beer, I wouldn't put it on my MUST HAVE list but it is worth trying.

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Maharaja from Avery Brewing Company
94 out of 100 based on 4,686 ratings.