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Karma - Avery Brewing Company

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970 Ratings

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Ratings: 970
Reviews: 487
rAvg: 3.4
pDev: 13.24%
Wants: 13
Gots: 39 | 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:
Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 04-08-2005

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3/5  rDev -11.8%

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3/5  rDev -11.8%

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4/5  rDev +17.6%

Not a lot of people apparently like this one, given the reviews, but I'm not sure why. It's a seasonal that tends to be available for a good part of the year, and I can usually find it if I'm looking for it. This is a Belgian-style pale, which I guess confuses some people, and it's not a common style, so maybe that's the issue. But whatever, it's a good mild pale, perfect for warm spring or fall days. Give this one a try.

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3.75/5  rDev +10.3%

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3.4/5  rDev 0%

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3.24/5  rDev -4.7%

Photo of LiquidAmber
3.52/5  rDev +3.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Poured into a Gulden Draak tulip. Pours a medium orange amber with a thin white head that dissipates to patches, leaving wispy lacing. Aroma of caramel malt, mixed light fruit, coriander and clove, slightly vegetal. Flavor is light caramel malt, thin light fruit juice, light hops and Belgian yeast. Light bodied. A rather mild and malty take on a Belgian pale, with understated Belgian yeast and light flavors. A kind of hybrid between a Belgian ale and light lager. Pleasant enough, but underwhelming. Not getting the relationship between Belgium and karma, so maybe I'm missing some nuance in this ale.

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3/5  rDev -11.8%

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3.75/5  rDev +10.3%

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3.52/5  rDev +3.5%

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3.25/5  rDev -4.4%

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3.75/5  rDev +10.3%

Nose: mild light large pitted fruit, spicy grain
Clear golden to amber under a very thin (< 1") white foam cap that quickly collapses and leaves light lace.
Palate: more malt driven than yeast driven. Grainy light malts with a hint of light large pitted fruit, slight spicy herbal hop bitter accent on the finish. No big flavors.
Medium to medium light body and carbonation.

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3.75/5  rDev +10.3%

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4/5  rDev +17.6%

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3.25/5  rDev -4.4%

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3/5  rDev -11.8%

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3.75/5  rDev +10.3%

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3.25/5  rDev -4.4%

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4/5  rDev +17.6%

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4.4/5  rDev +29.4%

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3.5/5  rDev +2.9%

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3.25/5  rDev -4.4%

Photo of Fatehunter
3/5  rDev -11.8%

Pours a thin head on a clear darker straw colored body.
The aroma is like cotton candy with a little fruit salad.
The flavor is mild overall, a little lemon bitterness and some mild sweetness.
The texture is crisp with moderate carbonation.
A more interesting pale ale but still on the mild side overall.

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3.65/5  rDev +7.4%

Karma from Avery Brewing Company
78 out of 100 based on 970 ratings.