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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

4,705 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

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Ratings: 4,705
Reviews: 1,853
rAvg: 4.1
pDev: 10.98%
Wants: 199
Gots: 335 | 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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SSS

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4.93/5  rDev +20.2%
look: 5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 5

This dark brown beer is superb. The caramelized sugar complement the malt exceptionally! I was not expecting such a clean full flavor. Dogfish Head, you have done it yet again, thank you. The aroma is sweet, yet strong. You can taste some of the toasted elements, and it just the right amount of bitter, while letting the sweetness come to the front. Highly recommend.

Serving type: bottle

07-15-2013 15:58:37 | More by SSS
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Indian Brown Ale from Dogfish Head Brewery
92 out of 100 based on 4,705 ratings.