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Sierra Nevada Celebration Ale - Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.

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Sierra Nevada Celebration AleSierra Nevada Celebration Ale

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

7,611 Ratings
THE BROS
96
world-class

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Ratings: 7,611
Reviews: 3,154
rAvg: 4.16
pDev: 11.54%
Wants: 188
Gots: 392 | FT: 3
Brewed by:
Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.80% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
Fresh Hop Ale; no spices.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 11-02-2001)
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Shultzerdugen

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4.25/5  rDev +2.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

12 oz. brown bottle.

Pours coppery/orange with an egg shell tinted head with good retention.

The nose is big time grapefruit. More so than I've experienced with almost any other brew. The malt base is bready and lightly sweet.

Medium bodied with an oily mouth coating and a crisp carbonation. Again, the taste of the hops is uncanny in its resemblance to grapefruit. Malts add roundness and depth; sweet and bready. Hard to find the booze in this one.

Why doesn't SN put this stuff out year round? I would buy it year round!

Serving type: bottle

12-09-2005 01:47:10 | More by Shultzerdugen
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Sierra Nevada Celebration Ale from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
93 out of 100 based on 7,611 ratings.