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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

7,707 Ratings
THE BROS
96
world-class

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Ratings: 7,707
Reviews: 3,154
rAvg: 4.16
pDev: 11.54%
Wants: 191
Gots: 416 | 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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vic21234

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4.5/5  rDev +8.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

12oz bottle poured into a snifter, 2012 bottling. I always look forward to this release.

A- Pours a dark orange/ copper color. It is clear. A heavy two fingers worth of head slowly fades to some nice froth along the sides of the glass.

S- This is a great smelling beer. Tons of pine and citrus, as well as floral notes from the hops. A slight sweetness is there as well.

T- Great stuff. Starts off clean with the hops shining through. The piney resin from the hops is most notable. Some citrus is there as well but not as prominent as the pine. Finishes with a sweet maltiness.

M- Light to medium bodied, well carbonated, refreshing, bitter, dry finish.

Celebration Ale is loved by many on this website for a reason. Great stuff, and not one to pass up during the holiday season. This is one of my favorite food beers too.

Serving type: bottle

11-19-2012 00:42:09 | More by vic21234
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Sierra Nevada Celebration Ale from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
93 out of 100 based on 7,707 ratings.