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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

2,769 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

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Ratings: 2,769
Reviews: 1,167
rAvg: 3.85
pDev: 10.91%
Wants: 50
Gots: 223 | 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:
Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 02-08-2002

IBUs: 65
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4.08/5  rDev +6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Wanted to get the cans but as a home brewer I collect bottles
Poured into a tulip.

A- Slightly hazy orange, a finger and a half of white head with lots of big and small bubbles.
S- Smells of glorious dry hops, simcoe and centennial maybe? Not a whole lot of bitterness in the smell but a nice fresh hop presence. There is some good light malts here too.
T- Hop bitterness up front followed by a nice but not extremely strong hop flavoring variety. The hop flavor here is excellent and covers. A good but under powering maltiness around back. A fairly balanced and fresh tasting IPA.
M- This is a very refreshing beer, the bitterness stings the tongue but doesnt make a big deal about it because all its other qualities are in check. Good carbonation, keeps your palate alive and very refreshing.
O- An excellent IPA and one of the best for the money IMO. Will buy again and cant wait to try out other Avery offerings as this is my first of theirs.

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4.31/5  rDev +11.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

Glass: Double old fashioned inward taper
Aging Notes: None
Bang for the Buck (oz*%/$): 72*6.5/10 = 46.8

A: Clarified deep gold brew which pours a white uniform head that laces the glass.

S: Slightly earthy, but predominantly floral hops present. Some yeast detectable.

T: Balanced. Pungent hop bouquet. Pleasant, lingering bitter grapefruit aftertaste.

M: Crisp, thirst-quenching. Very clean finish for such a generously-hopped beer. Nothing bad in the residual.

O: Only lacking in aroma.

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look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Slightly hazy golden yellow. Looks a bit "wheaty".

Citrus hop aroma with undertones of caramel and citrus peels. Somewhat muted.

Grapefruit bitterness offset with smooth caramel and molasses. Hints of spices, oranges, toast and lemon peel. A bit grainy but with good balance.

Fizzy but refreshing. Mild for an IPA but enjoyable. Definitely a stronger fruit character than expected.

Avery India Pale Ale (IPA) from Avery Brewing Company
87 out of 100 based on 2,769 ratings.