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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

7,832 Ratings
THE BROS
96
world-class

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Ratings: 7,832
Reviews: 3,154
rAvg: 4.16
pDev: 11.54%
Wants: 204
Gots: 464 | FT: 2
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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5/5  rDev +20.2%

gibby, Nov 17, 2011
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4.5/5  rDev +8.2%

azureoval, Nov 17, 2011
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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.

nmbr0ne, Nov 17, 2011
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5/5  rDev +20.2%

sobeleg, Nov 16, 2011
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5/5  rDev +20.2%

KGarrett, Nov 16, 2011
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4/5  rDev -3.8%

jag21, Nov 16, 2011
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5/5  rDev +20.2%

charvey, Nov 16, 2011
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5/5  rDev +20.2%

rchristensen, Nov 16, 2011
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5/5  rDev +20.2%

meetyouoverboard, Nov 16, 2011
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5/5  rDev +20.2%

MasterMustace, Nov 16, 2011
Photo of Brewsky29
4.75/5  rDev +14.2%
look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Poured from 12 oz bottle into pint glass

A. orange to slightly red with two and a half fingers of fluffy head.

S. wonderful grapefruit citrus notes.

T. smooth nicely bitter with good grapefruit flavor and slight malt and great aftertaste that keeps you drinking.

MF. smooth with very light carbonation.

O. love this beer very favorful and delicious, very easy to drink also

This is my first review hope as a newbie everyone likes it.

Brewsky29, Nov 16, 2011
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5/5  rDev +20.2%

litheum94, Nov 16, 2011
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5/5  rDev +20.2%

Neffbeer, Nov 16, 2011
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5/5  rDev +20.2%

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5/5  rDev +20.2%

dav, Nov 16, 2011
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5/5  rDev +20.2%

afriendofcheese, Nov 16, 2011
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5/5  rDev +20.2%

SeanerMang, Nov 16, 2011
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4/5  rDev -3.8%

Beermeplease13, Nov 16, 2011
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3/5  rDev -27.9%

RandyJ, Nov 16, 2011
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5/5  rDev +20.2%

JoeBartender, Nov 16, 2011
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4/5  rDev -3.8%

Braseltonage, Nov 16, 2011
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4/5  rDev -3.8%

rjvanston, Nov 16, 2011
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5/5  rDev +20.2%

MemphisKev, Nov 16, 2011
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4/5  rDev -3.8%

rjknyy, Nov 16, 2011
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4/5  rDev -3.8%

jeezie, Nov 16, 2011
Sierra Nevada Celebration Ale from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
93 out of 100 based on 7,832 ratings.