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Indian Brown Ale

 
ABV: 
7.2
IBU: 
50
Availability: 
Year Round
Original Release Date: 
12/1999
On Tap At Tasting Room: 
At the Milton Tasting Room
On Tap: 
At the Rehoboth Brewpub

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 regimen 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.

Indian Brown Ale is available year-round, so you should be able to find it at fine retailers and restaurants that carry our other year-round beers. Don't see it? Ask! Most great retailers would love to hear from you.

For the story-behind-the-story on Indian Brown Ale, please check out Sam talking about (and enjoying) it in our Quick Sip Clip below. Cheers!

We currently send Indian Brown Ale to our wholesale partners in the following states:

AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, IL, KY, MA, MD, ME, MI, NC, NJ, NV, NY, OH, OR, PA, TX, VA, VT, WA

To find where our wholesalers have delivered this beer in the past 60 days, check out the Fish Finder (you can search by beer and by zip). As a reminder, it is always best to call and confirm a retailer still has the beer before making any treks!

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Tasting Notes: 
molasses, coffee, ginger, raisinettes, chocolate
Food Pairing Recommendations: 
Balsamic vinaigrette salads, smoked meats, duck confit, braised ribs, venison, prosciutto, stews
Glassware Recommendation: 
IPA glass
Wine Comparable: 
Shiraz

Beer Activity

1 hour 21 min

miles is drinking Indian Brown AleIf cigarettes are absent

1 hour 54 min
6 hours 39 min

David P. is drinking Indian Brown Ale at Obannon's Tap HousePalo Santo light

7 hours 40 min
8 hours 41 min

Matt B is drinking Indian Brown AleGood brown with a kiss of the hops. Wait, that's Shlitz!

11 hours 45 min
15 hours 50 min

Kelley S. is drinking Indian Brown Alecolor, head, and the flavor! truly enjoyed it

18 hours 18 min

stacy field is drinking Indian Brown AleSooooo tasty. Great once it warmed up a touch ;)

20 hours 33 min
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Here in coastal Delaware, the summer beach season unofficially ends this week and we roll into our favorite shoulder season -
On September 18th at the Office in Summit we will be hosting Dogfish Night!   We will be pouring the following:
 

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