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Sierra Nevada Bigfoot Barleywine Style Ale - Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.

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Sierra Nevada Bigfoot Barleywine Style AleSierra Nevada Bigfoot Barleywine Style Ale

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

6,142 Ratings
THE BROS
98
world-class

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Ratings: 6,142
Reviews: 2,806
rAvg: 4.15
pDev: 11.57%
Wants: 249
Gots: 1,057 | FT: 36
Brewed by:
Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Barleywine |  9.60% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: kbub6f on 02-06-1998)
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Drinkerofales

California

4.45/5  rDev +7.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Pours clear brown/red with purple highlights. A large yellow tan head head forms and leaves some chunky lacing behind.

Smell is citrusy and pungent, as it warms roasted malts join the party.

Taste is nicely bitter with some piney hops up front. Caramel malty flavors in the middle, and a boozy bitter finish and aftertaste.

Texture is slightly viscous. It is also smooth and almost creamy. A great beer to drink, but not too many as the boozy aspect will not only kill your brain cells, but also overpower your palate.

I liked this beer, I will be picking some up to age, even though I liked the hop foreword aspect.

DOA

Serving type: bottle

02-11-2012 10:48:44 | More by Drinkerofales
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Sierra Nevada Bigfoot Barleywine Style Ale from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
93 out of 100 based on 6,142 ratings.