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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

6,061 Ratings
THE BROS
98
world-class

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Ratings: 6,061
Reviews: 2,804
rAvg: 4.15
pDev: 11.57%
Wants: 244
Gots: 1,048 | FT: 37
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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MacQ32

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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

2011 Version

A - pours a nice deep amber with a nice cream colored inch of head with excellent retention

S - Hoppy and citrusy (grapefruit/lemon), also some resinous aromas. A nice mild note of toasty malts to balance out the nose. Alcohol very much present

T - Abundance of piney resin flavored hops at the start with a strong toffee malt presence. Flavor develops to much more bitter and citrust flavors than the sweet maltyness of the initial taste. Nice dry bitter finish at the end. Warm alchohol presence

M - Nice medium to semi heavy body, well carbonated to make the pronounced flavors and alcohol very drinkable.

O - Flavor filled, alcohol strong and still very drinkable. Awesomely bold and balanced

Serving type: bottle

06-01-2011 02:14:38 | More by MacQ32
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Sierra Nevada Bigfoot Barleywine Style Ale from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
93 out of 100 based on 6,061 ratings.