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Sierra Nevada Celebration Ale - Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.

Sierra Nevada Celebration AleSierra Nevada Celebration Ale

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

7,379 Ratings
THE BROS
96
world-class

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Ratings: 7379
Reviews: 3152
rAvg: 4.16
pDev: 11.54%


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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nmbr0ne

Florida

4.18/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Poured into pint glass from 12oz bottle.

Appearance: Bronze colored body with a white, finger-thick head. Decent amount of lacing on the sides of the glass and several patches on the top also.

Smell: I smell a good mixture of grapefruit and piney hops. The pine is a bit more dominant. I get a tiny hint of spiciness as well.

Taste: It tastes herbal, with a bitterness that resembles an unsweetened tea. The bitterness lingers for a bit after drinking, but it doesn't deter from the beer.

Mouthfeel: Smooth. Light. Decent amount of carbonation. Great daily drink.

Overall: Good IPA. My first time having it, and I definitely like it. Not too impressed, but not too disappointed either.

Serving type: bottle

11-17-2011 00:01:36 | More by nmbr0ne
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Sierra Nevada Celebration Ale from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
93 out of 100 based on 7,379 ratings.