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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

4,663 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

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Ratings: 4,663
Reviews: 1,851
rAvg: 4.1
pDev: 10.98%
Wants: 195
Gots: 315 | FT: 6
Brewed by:
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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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4.1/5  rDev 0%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured into a pint glass. Nice foam that slowly dissipated it a light film. Very nice dark burgundy color. The smell is sweet malt with some hops. Very nice mouthfeel. Not too light. A slight hops taste upfront followed by sweet malt finish. A little bitterness at the end. Easy drinking. Not a session beer but I could drink several. Very nice.

Serving type: bottle

02-02-2011 00:11:05 | More by Kbogac
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Indian Brown Ale from Dogfish Head Brewery
92 out of 100 based on 4,663 ratings.