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Collaboration Not Litigation Ale - Avery Brewing Company

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88
very good

1,282 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,282
Reviews: 694
rAvg: 3.91
pDev: 10.49%
Wants: 32
Gots: 135 | FT: 8
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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roblowther

Texas

4/5  rDev +2.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3

Love the story on this one. Its making me thirsty. That, and these pretzels.
Looks like a quad. Red tinted caramel with thin creamy head and a serious lace
Smells oaky, caramel (a motif already), and a hint of rosy hops.
Tastes...honestly, my first thought was "freakin delicious".
Again, oak, drier than it smells, pleasantly chalky.
Citrus up front and light hops in back. Not complex but what it does it does very well!
Feels sticky and a good carbonation balance.
Good drinkability but there's something about it that's changing
My initial thought to run out and find all I can.
Good, balanced, but just a hint too floral
All in all, a great idea and a great brew!

Serving type: bottle

11-29-2009 03:22:55 | More by roblowther
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A - Pours a hazy reddish brown with a two-finger foamy white head. Light sticky lacing.

S - Light amount of Belgian yeast, banana, and dark fruits (raisins and plums).

T - Taste is of sweet malts, banana, pear, honey, clove with white pepper in the finish.

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Collaboration not litigation batch #7

Enjoyed this in a delirium tulip glass

Poured a soft off white 1 finger head which quickly dissipates and is deep mahogany in color

Upfront this beer has a sweet toffee/caramel malt flavor with some dark fruit and little hop presence. Finishes strong with med-high carbonation and extremely pleasant alcohol warmth.

Closest thing we can get to russian river on the east coast and it doesn't disappoint!

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Collaboration Not Litigation Ale from Avery Brewing Company
88 out of 100 based on 1,282 ratings.