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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

6,133 Ratings
THE BROS
98
world-class

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Ratings: 6,133
Reviews: 2,805
rAvg: 4.15
pDev: 11.57%
Wants: 245
Gots: 1,058 | 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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hanco005

Minnesota

4.13/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

12 oz bottle, 2006 vintage, poured into a pint glass

A—pours cloudy light brownish amber with a 1 ½ inch light tan fluffy head that doesn’t seem to want to go away; it remains for 15 minutes or so, thick sticky lacing is produced

S—rye and alcohol seem to jump out in this one, sweet caramel, some fruity aroma, very fragrant

T—sweet and sour, alcohol is very present, the rye I smelled is here to, get interesting after the swallow, I almost taste chocolate and coffee as I exhale after the swallow, very good, very strong in terms of the alcohol flavor, some citrus and pine creep out as it warms, whole lot of flavors going on here

M—very smooth (I bet more so as it ages), full bodied, good carbonation

D—solid. I bought a six pack of this and am letting them age in my cellar. I will going to try to drink one every year for the next 5 years.

Serving type: bottle

10-26-2006 01:46:56 | More by hanco005
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Sierra Nevada Bigfoot Barleywine Style Ale from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
93 out of 100 based on 6,133 ratings.