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Ellie's Brown Ale - Avery Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
88
very good

1,549 Ratings
THE BROS
92
outstanding

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Ratings: 1,549
Reviews: 644
rAvg: 3.9
pDev: 10.77%
Wants: 45
Gots: 81 | FT: 1
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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PirateUlf73

Illinois

4.43/5  rDev +13.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Poured into a pint glass.

A: Pours a pretty, clear ruby-brown color. Off-white head retained and laced nicely.

S: Sweet nose of toasted barley, caramel and a whiff if chocolate. I also caught a hint of hazelnut. Very nice.

T: Nice and smooth melding of flavors, including caramel, toffee, chocolate, hazelnuts, walnuts, and even a bit of earthy hops to add some balance. Gets even better as it warms.

M: Solid medium body and adequately carbonated. Again, very smooth and leaves a pleasant nutty aftertaste.

D: A quite drinkable brown ale. A good candidate for a session brown.

I wasn't expecting much from this one, but boy, am I glad I tried it! The flavors blend so well and it feels so smooth, I couldn't help but love it. Definitely give this a shot if you can get it.

Serving type: bottle

04-05-2009 02:44:55 | More by PirateUlf73
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Ellie's Brown Ale from Avery Brewing Company
88 out of 100 based on 1,549 ratings.