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Karma - Avery Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
78
okay

853 Ratings
THE BROS
72
okay

(view ratings)
Ratings: 853
Reviews: 471
rAvg: 3.4
pDev: 13.53%
Wants: 10
Gots: 18 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Avery Brewing Company visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
Belgian Pale Ale |  5.20% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 04-08-2005)
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BeerAngel

Texas

3.03/5  rDev -10.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

This beer pours with a slightly hazed tea color with a massive cream colored dense head that is characteristic of a belgian style beer. The smell consists of a nice fruit and spice aroma with slight musty yeast notes in the background. Quite nice so far! The taste is a bit of a let down after the smell builds the expectations. It has a mild seltzer taste with very faint fruit, perhaps raisins far in the background followed by a light dry bitterness bringing back the seltzer fizz. What a let down. Where does something that smells so nice, hide the taste? This medium bodied beer finishes just slightly dry. Good start to this experience and then the rug was yanked out from under me. Cheers anyways.

Serving type: bottle

12-27-2005 02:43:40 | More by BeerAngel
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Aroma leads with some grassiness and a bit of lemon zest, with a hint of orange. Floral hops. A little bit of roasted malts.

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Karma from Avery Brewing Company
78 out of 100 based on 853 ratings.