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Avery India Pale Ale (IPA) - Avery Brewing Company

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Avery India Pale Ale (IPA)Avery India Pale Ale (IPA)

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BA SCORE
87
very good

2,419 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

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Ratings: 2,419
Reviews: 1,142
rAvg: 3.86
pDev: 10.88%
Wants: 26
Gots: 100 | 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)
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Reviews by kkipple:
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kkipple

South Carolina

3.8/5  rDev -1.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Avery IPA on draft with a jerk chicken pineapple cheesy sub = sheer delite.

What, I need to write more? If I must.

A: Clear gold, topped with a pure white, sticky head. Some bubbles rise through the beer and the lacing, as I drain this one, is uniform and cool. The head lasts about 20 minutes.

S: Mostly citrus hops (not a bad thing, really) some malt and an orange smell. Doesn't grab you, but it's basic and to style.

T. This is good. Crisp, bitter citrus hop flavor with a hint of acidity and pine. Alive and mildly harsh, cleansing and refreshing. Aftertaste lingers on the back of my tongue. This is a basic bitter American IPA but a darn good one. Hoppier than some and carries a real "bite". I dug it.

Mouthfeel is sharp from the acidic hops and rough carbonation. Bold. Good!

Again, this went wonderfully with my spicy chicken sub and I'll have it again. Great if you're a hophead looking for a quick fix.

Serving type: on-tap

08-16-2007 19:47:40 | More by kkipple
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Avery India Pale Ale (IPA) from Avery Brewing Company
87 out of 100 based on 2,419 ratings.