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Karma - Avery Brewing Company

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936 Ratings

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Ratings: 936
Reviews: 485
rAvg: 3.4
pDev: 13.53%
Wants: 11
Gots: 29 | 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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3.75/5  rDev +10.3%

JoeLacy, Sep 19, 2014
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3.52/5  rDev +3.5%

hoppy91, Sep 19, 2014
Photo of ColdWaffles
3.25/5  rDev -4.4%

ColdWaffles, Sep 18, 2014
Photo of pat61
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.

pat61, Sep 17, 2014
Photo of JohnParadee
3.75/5  rDev +10.3%

JohnParadee, Sep 16, 2014
Photo of jharris0624
4/5  rDev +17.6%

jharris0624, Sep 15, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -4.4%

david18, Sep 14, 2014
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3/5  rDev -11.8%

ordybill, Sep 14, 2014
Photo of dertyd
3.75/5  rDev +10.3%

dertyd, Sep 14, 2014
Photo of BDeibs
3.25/5  rDev -4.4%

BDeibs, Sep 14, 2014
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4/5  rDev +17.6%

Robloc303, Sep 14, 2014
Photo of Scotty524
4.4/5  rDev +29.4%

Scotty524, Sep 11, 2014
Photo of Brewsed
3.5/5  rDev +2.9%

Brewsed, Sep 09, 2014
Photo of HugoSnyder
3.25/5  rDev -4.4%

HugoSnyder, Sep 09, 2014
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.

Fatehunter, Sep 08, 2014
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3.65/5  rDev +7.4%

AMCPhD, Sep 08, 2014
Photo of beergoot
3.75/5  rDev +10.3%

5.4% ABV listed on the label vice the 5.20% currently listed on the BA beer description.

Very clear, copper-colored body with lively, fine carbonation and a one-finger thick, white head (3.75). Mild caramel aroma with fruity hints of pear and grape (3.75). Warm, bready malt flavor with a delicately sweet fruitiness, much like the aroma (3.75). Medium-heavy mouthfeel, smooth and silky; semi-sweet finish (3.75).

Perhaps I have an oddly good example of this beer based on the relatively low ratings (BA 77, Bros 72). It drinks very nicely and has a nice, well-balanced malt character throughout. Mild fruity esters really compliment the malt profile. An enjoyable, late summer thirst quencher.

beergoot, Sep 07, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -4.4%

mattreitz49, Sep 07, 2014
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3.28/5  rDev -3.5%

JamesStreet, Sep 05, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +10.3%

Haven't had a bad Avery brew yet.

RCLinderman, Sep 05, 2014
Photo of scotorum
3.5/5  rDev +2.9%

Poured from the 12 oz. bottle into a Unibroue stemmed flute.

a: Clear amber with a two inch tall white head which receded to thin surface foam.

s; Mild light fruit.

t: Mild fruit cup over a light to medium malt base. Dry finish.

m: Light to medium with pretty good body and a lot of carbonation tingle.

o: More like an English pale ale than a Belgian, due to the very mild fruit element, although the malt flavor is also rather low. Except for the dark color it might even pass for a lager. Refreshing.

scotorum, Sep 03, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -4.4%

GRG1313, Sep 03, 2014
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3.3/5  rDev -2.9%

Resuin, Sep 02, 2014
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3.24/5  rDev -4.7%

deac83, Sep 01, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +10.3%

niqhoward, Sep 01, 2014
Karma from Avery Brewing Company
78 out of 100 based on 936 ratings.