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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

6,136 Ratings
THE BROS
98
world-class

(view ratings)
Ratings: 6,136
Reviews: 2,806
rAvg: 4.15
pDev: 11.57%
Wants: 246
Gots: 1,059 | 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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heapofaoatmeal

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4.4/5  rDev +6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 3.5

January 2009 tasted 04-06 and 09. 04 was amazing hitting its stride with richness, smooth as could be. fine as could be. 05 was a little rougher around the edges but nearly as good, better except for smoothness. more strongly flavored this was at its peak mix of flavor and drinkability. it was in perfect concert. 06 was, while nice, not nearly in the league of the other two. not as smooth as the 04 or as bright as the 05. the 09 was jaw dropingly hoppy. a real barn burner. evident alcohol, hops, and malt rough edges have not been smoothed, but it is a majestic beast all the same.

04 is the grand canyon, worn to a majesty not surpassed. 05 is yellowstone, high peaks, serene beauty, rough edges look like they belong. 09 is a volcano in eruption, violent, awesome, and downright scary.

Serving type: bottle

01-31-2009 05:18:16 | More by heapofaoatmeal
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Sierra Nevada Bigfoot Barleywine Style Ale from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
93 out of 100 based on 6,136 ratings.