Indian Brown Ale | Dogfish Head Craft Brewery

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Indian Brown AleIndian Brown Ale
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Dogfish Head Craft Brewery
Delaware, United States
dogfish.com

Style: American Brown Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.20%

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

Added by BeerAdvocate on 08-07-2001

BEER STATS
Ratings:
6,056
Reviews:
2,053
Avg:
4.1
pDev:
10.73%
 
 
Wants:
358
Gots:
1,189
For Trade:
7
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look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Excellent overall beer. Must try for anyone

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look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Raisins, plums, tobacco, leather. Nice aggressive hop characters (for the style) Piney, earthy floral tones. Not your typical brown ale but definitely an interesting take on it. This is a must try and go back for more often.

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look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

The Indian Brown is a class above most all Browns out there. The look and feel were on point and the aftertaste delivered better than any Brown I've ever had. You have got to try this beer especially if you like Browns but have not fully committed to craft beer.

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Indian Brown Ale from Dogfish Head Craft Brewery
4.1 out of 5 based on 6,056 ratings.
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