1. The wait is over! Download the BeerAdvocate app on iTunes or Google Play now.
  2. Get 12 issues / year of BeerAdvocate magazine for only $9.99!

Avery India Pale Ale (IPA) - Avery Brewing Company

Not Rated.
Avery India Pale Ale (IPA)Avery India Pale Ale (IPA)

Displayed for educational use only; do not reuse.
BA SCORE
87
very good

2,385 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

(view ratings)
Ratings: 2,385
Reviews: 1,141
rAvg: 3.86
pDev: 10.88%
Wants: 25
Gots: 93 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Avery Brewing Company visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
IBUs: 65

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 02-08-2002)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Ratings: 2,385 | Reviews: 1,141 | Display Reviews Only:
Reviews by FormatKid:
Photo of FormatKid
FormatKid

Tennessee

4.45/5  rDev +15.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

I’m Glad to see this brewer appearing in TN. I also enjoy the label depicting the long journey from England, around Africa to India. I poured the 12oz single into my trusty Sierra Nevada tumbler pint. The brew is perfectly clear, the body amber with a hint of straw color. The pour resulted in an aggressive, sticky, white head, nice strands of lace and great retention. The nose is great. The hops are green, juicy, leafy, citrussy, piney and sticky, the full compliment of a great IPA, these aromas are of course backed up with a respectable sweet malt backbone which combined with the hops is reminiscent of a ripe juicy cherry. Up front it’s lightly sweet and slick, quickly though the bitterness of the large dose of hops takes hold, not bitter enough to hurt you but assertive. In the finish the bitterness fully unfurls and is accompanied mainly by citrus flavors, but a nice dollop of pine sap as well which retains a lovely after-taste. Very well balanced, in that IPA kind of way. Is there alcohol in this? I sure can’t taste it. Mouthfeel is good, but maybe a tad on the light side. No doubt this is a great IPA, glad to have it available around here!

Serving type: bottle

12-18-2004 01:23:38 | More by FormatKid
More User Reviews:
Photo of Drknight
Drknight

Virginia

3.75/5  rDev -2.8%

07-13-2014 16:30:45 | More by Drknight
Photo of zestar
zestar

California

3.75/5  rDev -2.8%

07-13-2014 02:46:00 | More by zestar
Photo of ChristianT
ChristianT

Texas

3.5/5  rDev -9.3%

07-12-2014 22:20:02 | More by ChristianT
Photo of PickwickHopz
PickwickHopz

Minnesota

3.75/5  rDev -2.8%

07-12-2014 19:36:03 | More by PickwickHopz
Photo of JLeet
JLeet

Virginia

3.75/5  rDev -2.8%

07-11-2014 17:27:56 | More by JLeet
Photo of Pwbres
Pwbres

New Hampshire

3.25/5  rDev -15.8%

07-11-2014 17:20:26 | More by Pwbres
Photo of STLine
STLine

California

4.25/5  rDev +10.1%

07-11-2014 03:45:28 | More by STLine
Photo of paulish
paulish

New York

4/5  rDev +3.6%

07-11-2014 00:20:17 | More by paulish
Photo of allenm8
allenm8

Georgia

4.25/5  rDev +10.1%

07-11-2014 00:05:09 | More by allenm8
Photo of aclisb
aclisb

Missouri

3.5/5  rDev -9.3%

07-10-2014 21:51:47 | More by aclisb
Photo of MicroBeerMan1980
MicroBeerMan1980

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -9.3%

07-10-2014 21:25:28 | More by MicroBeerMan1980
Photo of ghstrp
ghstrp


3.5/5  rDev -9.3%

07-09-2014 01:37:52 | More by ghstrp
Photo of Teenzeus
Teenzeus


3.25/5  rDev -15.8%

07-09-2014 01:26:19 | More by Teenzeus
Photo of Lehighace06
Lehighace06

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -2.8%

07-09-2014 00:59:09 | More by Lehighace06
Photo of pat_usher
pat_usher

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -2.8%

07-08-2014 22:34:40 | More by pat_usher
Photo of meanmutt
meanmutt

Ohio

4/5  rDev +3.6%

07-08-2014 03:50:51 | More by meanmutt
Photo of the_encinitan
the_encinitan

California

3.75/5  rDev -2.8%

07-08-2014 01:49:51 | More by the_encinitan
Photo of CSQ1111
CSQ1111

Kentucky

3.75/5  rDev -2.8%

07-07-2014 20:13:09 | More by CSQ1111
Photo of gradergator
gradergator

Ohio

3.75/5  rDev -2.8%

07-07-2014 18:53:50 | More by gradergator
Photo of ldhughes3
ldhughes3

Louisiana

3.5/5  rDev -9.3%

07-07-2014 18:49:45 | More by ldhughes3
Photo of MWilt
MWilt

Michigan

4/5  rDev +3.6%

07-07-2014 17:49:43 | More by MWilt
Photo of bismarksays
bismarksays

Iowa

4/5  rDev +3.6%

07-07-2014 16:39:00 | More by bismarksays
Photo of thefluker
thefluker

Missouri

3.25/5  rDev -15.8%

07-07-2014 02:13:42 | More by thefluker
Photo of s1ckboy
s1ckboy

Massachusetts

3/5  rDev -22.3%

07-06-2014 15:14:38 | More by s1ckboy
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Avery India Pale Ale (IPA) from Avery Brewing Company
87 out of 100 based on 2,385 ratings.