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Collaboration Not Litigation Ale - Avery Brewing Company

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88
very good

1,268 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,268
Reviews: 693
rAvg: 3.91
pDev: 10.49%
Wants: 32
Gots: 132 | FT: 9
Brewed by:
Avery Brewing Company visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
Belgian Strong Dark Ale |  8.72% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: FtownThrowDown on 01-23-2007)
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javincik

North Carolina

3.85/5  rDev -1.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

22 oz bottle dated Feb 10 poured into my Russian River -tion glass

A-An orangish red, but not quite amber. Nice bone white head that slowly settles to nothingness with some sticky lacing adhering to the sides.

S-I really like the smell of this one; it's like a candy/bakery store. Lots of dark fruit, brown sugar, raisins, candied apples, and spices. Bread and yeast aromas are also evident.

T-Sweetness up front with dark fruits, brown sugar, bread, and some caramel. Finishes spicy with some slight floral and citrus notes to balance everything out. Not overly complex, but interesting enough to keep your attention.

M-Medium bodied and somewhat sticky. Medium high carbonation. Has a somewhat chalky feel, but I kind of dig it.

D-I polished off the bomber effortlessly. Really goes down nicely, and the alcohol is hidden fairly well. This isn't the most complex I've ever had, but it sure is tasty and easy to drink. Definitely worth picking up a few bottles if you see it locally.

Serving type: bottle

07-04-2010 15:16:28 | More by javincik
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Collaboration not litigation batch #7

Enjoyed this in a delirium tulip glass

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Collaboration Not Litigation Ale from Avery Brewing Company
88 out of 100 based on 1,268 ratings.