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Old Jubilation - Avery Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
87
very good

1,312 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 1,312
Reviews: 755
rAvg: 3.85
pDev: 10.91%
Wants: 38
Gots: 44 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Avery Brewing Company visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
Old Ale |  8.30% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

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California

3.5/5  rDev -9.1%

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DarthKostrizer

California

3.75/5  rDev -2.6%

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420Rick

Connecticut

3.75/5  rDev -2.6%

03-13-2014 18:48:19 | More by 420Rick
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TCgoalie

Michigan

4/5  rDev +3.9%

03-13-2014 02:59:37 | More by TCgoalie
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Black_ox

Missouri

3.75/5  rDev -2.6%

03-12-2014 02:39:53 | More by Black_ox
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kmanjohnson

California

3.75/5  rDev -2.6%

03-10-2014 20:00:14 | More by kmanjohnson
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Illmaticzx

North Carolina

4.25/5  rDev +10.4%

03-10-2014 19:04:43 | More by Illmaticzx
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EuellGophar

Illinois

4/5  rDev +3.9%

03-09-2014 23:02:02 | More by EuellGophar
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ryan1788a5

Massachusetts

4.06/5  rDev +5.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

12oz bottle poured into a pint glass. Bottle cellared for one year.

A: Pours a muddled brown color with lighter burnt Siena hues. Somewhat murky. Khaki colored head settles quickly. Spotty lacing.

S: crust, toast, dark caramel, pinch of cocoa. Very earthy with hop scents of pine, spicy garden herbs, and wet leaves.

T: Caramel. Lots of dark toast and crust. Cocoa and nutty chocolatey tastes build. Pitted fruits, such as dates and plums. Hops are assertive and bring spicy herbal notes, pine, and an overall earthy tone. Flash of citrus. Cocoa, chocolate, and nutty tastes mingle with earthy and oily hops on the long finish.

M: Medium thick body. Rich and creamy with a bit of heft in the mouth. Surprisingly high hop astringency, though it isn't a bother. Comforting alcohol warmth.

O: The assertive hopping was a bit of a surprise, but a welcome one. This beer perfectly fits its winter seasonal role. Rich, robust, and warming. No need to kill a beer like this with spices. A pleasure to sip, and an excellent buy at an approachable price in the six pack. Cellars very well to boot.

Serving type: bottle

03-09-2014 17:01:40 | More by ryan1788a5
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Georgia

4/5  rDev +3.9%

03-09-2014 12:25:38 | More by GeorgiaBeerGuy
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New Jersey

4/5  rDev +3.9%

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New York

3.25/5  rDev -15.6%

03-07-2014 13:44:20 | More by CraftFan5
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Wyoming

4/5  rDev +3.9%

03-06-2014 21:33:06 | More by bulldogg915
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Murphious

Illinois

3.5/5  rDev -9.1%

03-05-2014 23:34:52 | More by Murphious
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n2pux

Texas

4.25/5  rDev +10.4%

03-05-2014 18:22:58 | More by n2pux
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FreshZ

Missouri

3.75/5  rDev -2.6%

03-05-2014 17:48:14 | More by FreshZ
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PhatAtUT

Texas

4/5  rDev +3.9%

03-05-2014 17:12:07 | More by PhatAtUT
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Knoxrb12

Illinois

3.5/5  rDev -9.1%

03-03-2014 17:59:58 | More by Knoxrb12
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JSchock7

Kansas

3.25/5  rDev -15.6%

03-01-2014 05:40:15 | More by JSchock7
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Kahlerbock

Kansas

4/5  rDev +3.9%

02-28-2014 18:47:26 | More by Kahlerbock
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California

3.75/5  rDev -2.6%

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Williaar

Colorado

3.75/5  rDev -2.6%

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California

3.75/5  rDev -2.6%

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Virginia

3.75/5  rDev -2.6%

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cpetrone84

Pennsylvania

2.9/5  rDev -24.7%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Pour is deep ruby red, transparent, with a tan head and fair bit of lacing. Nose is salty and meaty. A bit of berry and malt sweetness, slightly oxidized in back. Taste is more sweet, tinge of alcohol, faint herbal hop. Seems a hint sugary with some brown sugar and caramel lingering. Medium body, soft carbonation, a hint slick.

Serving type: bottle

02-25-2014 01:23:11 | More by cpetrone84
Old Jubilation from Avery Brewing Company
87 out of 100 based on 1,312 ratings.