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Maharaja - Avery Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
94
outstanding

4,739 Ratings
THE BROS
97
world-class

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Ratings: 4,739
Reviews: 1,743
rAvg: 4.23
pDev: 10.4%
Wants: 265
Gots: 411 | 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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4.64/5  rDev +9.7%

A sticky sweet, aggressively hopped masterpiece. Strong citrus notes with bitterness that is present but not overwhelming, nice heat, sweat caramel malt body.

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4.75/5  rDev +12.3%

A: Bright amber-orange pour, bubbles suspended throughout, one finger of off-white foam that lingers.

S: Grapefruit citrus, bright and tropical. Pineapple, lemon, mango.

T: Bright sweet citrus flavors, fruity tropical that fades into a citrus bite and crisp finish. Citrus bite lingers for a bit after.

M: Medium carbonation, medium body and clean finish.

O: Excellent IPA, the tropical citrus flavors are refreshing and delicious. This is a revisit for sure.

riTLce, Oct 04, 2014
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Maharaja from Avery Brewing Company
94 out of 100 based on 4,739 ratings.