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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

6,225 Ratings
THE BROS
98
world-class

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Ratings: 6,225
Reviews: 2,808
rAvg: 4.15
pDev: 11.57%
Wants: 262
Gots: 1,089 | FT: 38
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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JohnnyBarman

Ontario (Canada)

4.05/5  rDev -2.4%

Single bottle, 2012 edition, from a six-pack courtesy of one Mr. daryk77 - cheers man! Shared at a recent tasting.

Poured into a goblet. Bright amber, clear, big foamy head, sheets of lacing.

The nose certainly reminds me of the western states - pine, citrus, resin, big malt, caramel, toffee, and a very light booze character

Similar taste as in the nose, with strong resin and pine flavors, not overly malty, slightly astringent. Unreal how little of the booze shines through - feels and tastes more like a bold American pale than a barleywine. Well hopped and quite enjoyable.

Medium bodied, nice carbonation, slightly astringent. Again, little trace of alcohol to be found.

Great brew, flavorful but not overwhelming in terms of strength. Aging would treat this beer very well.

11-09-2012 01:44:37 | More by JohnnyBarman
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North Carolina

4.5/5  rDev +8.4%

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4/5  rDev -3.6%

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Sierra Nevada Bigfoot Barleywine Style Ale from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
93 out of 100 based on 6,225 ratings.