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Ellie's Brown Ale - Avery Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
88
very good

1,525 Ratings
THE BROS
92
outstanding

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Ratings: 1,525
Reviews: 644
rAvg: 3.9
pDev: 10.77%
Wants: 43
Gots: 76 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Avery Brewing Company visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
American Brown Ale |  5.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
IBU's: 17

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 02-28-2002)
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Reviews by Darkmagus82:
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Darkmagus82

Virginia

3.5/5  rDev -10.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Served on tap in a 10 oz chalice glass

Appearance – Served a dark brown beer with some red highlights when held to the light. Upon serving there was an off-white head that faded relatively fast to leave light lacing.

Smell – The smell of the brew is of roasted malt mixed with a decent dose of chocolate. Along with these aromas is some light coffee and nuttiness as well.

Taste – The taste begins with a caramel and roasted malt flavor initially. Soon some lighter chocolate notes come to the tongue. The beer at this point is on the sweeter side, but begins to bitter as the coffee and nut flavors that were detected in the nose come to the tongue. At the very end some herbal hop flavors and a light woodiness comes to the tongue to round down some of the sweet even more.

Mouthfeel – The body of the beer is smooth and a little on the thicker side with a carbonation level that is slightly below average. It has a rather nice feel for the taste and is rather drinkable.

Overall – A decent brown, but nothing too-too extraordinary. Worth a try if you have never had it.

Serving type: on-tap

09-23-2012 00:39:36 | More by Darkmagus82
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Ellie's Brown Ale from Avery Brewing Company
88 out of 100 based on 1,525 ratings.