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Ellie's Brown Ale - Avery Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
88
very good

1,562 Ratings
THE BROS
92
outstanding

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Ratings: 1,562
Reviews: 644
rAvg: 3.9
pDev: 10.77%
Wants: 45
Gots: 86 | 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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iSip

Colorado

3.2/5  rDev -17.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Avery Ellie's Brown Ale: Avery is one of my favorite breweries, they make great stuff. I am not a big Brown Ale fan, but was at an eatery, and none of the other beer selections looked very good, so I gave the Ellie's a try.

A thick head on top of deep black body is what arrived at the table, effusing a mellow malty aroma. Very smooth going down. Good malt flavors, but not too sweet. The excessive sweetness is what turns me off of brown ales. Some hops add to the mix in a very complimentary way.

Leave it to Avery to brew such a fine dark ale. Not my everyday brew, but I probably will add a six pack in to my rotation of beer purchases from time to time.

Serving type: on-tap

11-05-2013 14:42:10 | More by iSip
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Ellie's Brown Ale from Avery Brewing Company
88 out of 100 based on 1,562 ratings.