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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

6,290 Ratings
THE BROS
98
world-class

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Ratings: 6,290
Reviews: 2,814
rAvg: 4.15
pDev: 11.57%
Wants: 265
Gots: 1,109 | FT: 40
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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3.75/5  rDev -9.6%

FiremanChris, Thursday at 10:42 PM
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4.6/5  rDev +10.8%

dagubna, Wednesday at 07:23 PM
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4/5  rDev -3.6%

A: Dark amber, little bit of ruby, light foamy head (3/3)
S: Piney hops balance out a light malt profile, detect a little alcohol (9/12)
T: Really dark malt flavor fades into a grassy hop aftertaste and persistent but mild bitter hang(16/20)
F: Medium-to-full bodied with medium carbonation. A little dry on the finish, but not crazy. (4/5)
O: Pretty light for an American Strong Ale. The hops are the heroes in this one, but I would’ve liked a little more maltiness. (8/10)
40/50

TimZebGir, Wednesday at 02:38 PM
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3.5/5  rDev -15.7%

ryanflc, Sep 16, 2014
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4/5  rDev -3.6%

myteam24, Sep 16, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +8.4%

Monster of a beer. Huge malt character and mega hopped.

thegarfunkel, Sep 15, 2014
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3.7/5  rDev -10.8%

MichaelPiazza, Sep 15, 2014
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4.2/5  rDev +1.2%

A - Pours a nice copper, amber colour with tanned two fingered head that retains well

S- Sweet malts, floral hops, pine nuts, candy like aromas.

T - Terrific roasted sweet malts that just burst onto the scene initially, spicy and tangy citrus hops, with a well balanced bitterness at he finish

M - Medium carbonation and medium bodied

O - Fantastic beer, really explodes in your mouth up front and I loved the nice bitter tangy finish.

PolarBear3, Sep 15, 2014
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4.15/5  rDev 0%

DuffDadddy, Sep 15, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +2.4%

Intelbeerlord, Sep 15, 2014
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4.1/5  rDev -1.2%

ordybill, Sep 14, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -9.6%

Robloc303, Sep 14, 2014
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4.24/5  rDev +2.2%

mbbransc, Sep 13, 2014
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4/5  rDev -3.6%

InkedinRi, Sep 13, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +2.4%

Hohnbaum, Sep 13, 2014
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4/5  rDev -3.6%

tranquilocigars, Sep 12, 2014
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4/5  rDev -3.6%

brpendergast85, Sep 12, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -15.7%

PlayitAgain, Sep 11, 2014
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4/5  rDev -3.6%

Spaceangler, Sep 11, 2014
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4.95/5  rDev +19.3%

Appearance: Brilliant reddish amber with a finely bubbled light tan foam cap. Lacy.
Nose: rich malt over alcohol and hops.
Palate: big malt with a hint of sweetness backed by alcohol that quickly leads to a bold, hoppy finish.
Body: extraordinarily creamy, oily, chewy and pleasantly warming.
The malt, hops and alcohol are all big but surprisingly well balanced.
Outstanding

pat61, Sep 10, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +2.4%

Onemoresolo, Sep 10, 2014
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4/5  rDev -3.6%

smb71481, Sep 09, 2014
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4/5  rDev -3.6%

mnredsoxfan69, Sep 08, 2014
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4.36/5  rDev +5.1%

EliRix, Sep 08, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -15.7%

Tafyob41, Sep 08, 2014
Sierra Nevada Bigfoot Barleywine Style Ale from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
93 out of 100 based on 6,290 ratings.