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Ellie's Brown Ale - Avery Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
88
very good

1,524 Ratings
THE BROS
92
outstanding

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Ratings: 1,524
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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DevilDogBeer

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4.15/5  rDev +6.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Ellie's poured a great brown color, not too dark but certainly a brown ale. The head was off-white and hung on throughout the entire glass. The smell was that of an English brown ale, very malty but well balanced with hop bitterness. The roasted and chocolate undertones were very enjoyable and the aftertaste was reminiscent of a great cup of coffee. Not too overpowering but definitely enjoyable; the medium bodied brown ale went down smooth and was very satisfying.

Serving type: bottle

10-28-2005 00:42:47 | More by DevilDogBeer
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Ellie's Brown Ale from Avery Brewing Company
88 out of 100 based on 1,524 ratings.