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Indian Brown Ale - Dogfish Head Brewery

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Indian Brown AleIndian Brown Ale

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BA SCORE
92
outstanding

4,709 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

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Ratings: 4,709
Reviews: 1,853
rAvg: 4.1
pDev: 10.98%
Wants: 199
Gots: 337 | FT: 6
Brewed by:
Dogfish Head Brewery visit their website
Delaware, United States

Style | ABV
American Brown Ale |  7.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Forget about the car companies, this is the original hybrid. A cross between a Scotch Ale, an India Pale Ale and an American Brown, Indian Brown Ale is well-hopped and malty at the same time (It's magical!).

The beer has characteristics of each style that inspired it: the color of an American Brown, the caramel notes of a Scotch Ale, and the hopping regiment of an India Pale Ale. We dry-hop the Indian Brown Ale in a similar fashion to our 60 Minute IPA and 90 Minute IPA. This beer is brewed with Aromatic barley and organic brown sugar.

50 IBU

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 08-07-2001)
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DUBinMIA

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3.9/5  rDev -4.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3 | overall: 4

served in a pint glass from a bottle. looks very dark brown but light enough to tell that it is very clear and medium to high carbonation. pours about 1/2 in. head that dissipates to about 1/4 in.

smell is hoppy floral with hints of malt grain and sugar.

taste is good. clean and crisp hop flavor followed by malt finish that mellows out. some alcohol flavor towards the end as well.

medium body that fits well with the beer.

overall a very good beer.

Serving type: bottle

08-05-2011 00:32:30 | More by DUBinMIA
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Indian Brown Ale from Dogfish Head Brewery
92 out of 100 based on 4,709 ratings.