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Sierra Nevada India Pale Ale - Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.

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Sierra Nevada India Pale AleSierra Nevada India Pale Ale

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BA SCORE
83
good

378 Ratings
THE BROS
69
poor

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Ratings: 378
Reviews: 334
rAvg: 3.68
pDev: 13.86%
Wants: 7
Gots: 3 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
English India Pale Ale (IPA) |  6.80% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 09-25-2001)
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theWrkncacnter

North Carolina

3.65/5  rDev -0.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

Poured from a 12oz bottle. Pours a very nice copper color with a decent head and some good lacing. Smells a lot of hops, but not much else, maybe a little bit of grain. Taste is pretty good for an IPA. The hop levels are fairly good, though I tend to like a little bit more in my IPAs (though I could have been drinking way too much Titan IPA which could throw off my whole opinion on how much hops an IPA should have). Maybe a little acidic on the mouchfeel, which hurts the drinkability IMO. A decent brew though, if it was down to Titan IPA or 60 Minute IPA I would probably go with one of those two, but in absense of those this would easily be my pick.

Serving type: bottle

03-31-2007 20:29:29 | More by theWrkncacnter
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Sierra Nevada India Pale Ale from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
83 out of 100 based on 378 ratings.