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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

7,605 Ratings
THE BROS
96
world-class

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Ratings: 7,605
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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beermanbrian

Pennsylvania

4.72/5  rDev +13.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

A big thanks goes out to George at Westy's. They were unloading the truck while i was shopping and he was thoughtful enough to ask if i wanted him to grab one for me. I am so glad i said yes.

Pours a wonderful dark gold with a big off white head that gets clumpy and leaves wonderful lacing. The smell just blows you away, citrus hops and caramel malts. This is one of the few beers that i've had that the first taste just makes you say WOW. Wonderful level of hoppiness but so smooth on the finish. Caramel malts balance the hops perfectly. Just a great beer. Ultimate smoothness on the palate and a perfect carbonation level. I stongly recomend this beer to anyone. I will be drinking as much of this as I can over the next couple of months. I don't see how it can get much better than this but I guess i'll keep looking.

Serving type: bottle

10-26-2005 00:48:54 | More by beermanbrian
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Sierra Nevada Celebration Ale from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
93 out of 100 based on 7,605 ratings.