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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

6,223 Ratings
THE BROS
98
world-class

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Ratings: 6,223
Reviews: 2,808
rAvg: 4.15
pDev: 11.57%
Wants: 261
Gots: 1,089 | 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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BugattiRoo

Australia

4.5/5  rDev +8.4%

08-24-2012 10:57:02 | More by BugattiRoo
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MisledTitan

United Kingdom (England)

5/5  rDev +20.5%

08-24-2012 02:40:55 | More by MisledTitan
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h4ger

Connecticut

4.5/5  rDev +8.4%

08-24-2012 00:33:15 | More by h4ger
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Nutwood

Kentucky

3.75/5  rDev -9.6%

08-23-2012 02:22:09 | More by Nutwood
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Flowyn82

Michigan

4.5/5  rDev +8.4%

08-23-2012 00:45:27 | More by Flowyn82
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landrum8


5/5  rDev +20.5%

08-22-2012 21:38:29 | More by landrum8
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Illos

New Jersey

4.25/5  rDev +2.4%

08-21-2012 06:48:46 | More by Illos
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JimmytheSaintPSU

Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +8.4%

08-21-2012 02:04:00 | More by JimmytheSaintPSU
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ajs4bd

Missouri

2.5/5  rDev -39.8%

08-20-2012 14:31:04 | More by ajs4bd
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troegaarden

Pennsylvania

5/5  rDev +20.5%

08-20-2012 01:07:09 | More by troegaarden
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ObiWanKushnobi

Minnesota

3.5/5  rDev -15.7%

08-19-2012 23:03:46 | More by ObiWanKushnobi
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tculverhouse

Minnesota

4.75/5  rDev +14.5%

08-17-2012 18:10:42 | More by tculverhouse
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STUPIDcody


4/5  rDev -3.6%

08-17-2012 02:52:13 | More by STUPIDcody
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eduardolinhalis

Switzerland

4.4/5  rDev +6%

355ml bottle served in a mug.

2012 cap.

A: Pours a deep clear amber color firming a medium yellow creamy head. Good retention and tons of lacings formed and left in the glass

S: Delicious combination of toffee, caramel malts and American flowery hops. Biscuity

T: Sweet upfront. Toffee, caramel, caramel malts. Dark fruit esters. Biscuity. Flowery citrus hops. Excellent bittersweet balance. Molasses. Practically no alcohol sensation despite of the considerable ABV

M: Heavy creamy body. Good carbonation for the style. Sweet upfront and strong bitter aftertaste

O: Excellent drinkability. Just one more quality Sierra Nevada beet

08-16-2012 23:40:58 | More by eduardolinhalis
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ironstein

Iowa

5/5  rDev +20.5%

08-16-2012 20:15:00 | More by ironstein
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BryanK

New York

4/5  rDev -3.6%

08-15-2012 20:36:48 | More by BryanK
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Nickfellow007

Rhode Island

4.75/5  rDev +14.5%

08-15-2012 15:55:36 | More by Nickfellow007
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Acforster2

Florida

4.5/5  rDev +8.4%

08-15-2012 15:38:35 | More by Acforster2
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johnyb

Florida

4/5  rDev -3.6%

08-15-2012 02:46:11 | More by johnyb
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GaryMarkle84

Virginia

4.25/5  rDev +2.4%

08-12-2012 21:03:52 | More by GaryMarkle84
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tophers

Michigan

4.05/5  rDev -2.4%

2012

Nice, thick head for such a high alcohol beer.

Aroma is a very powerful American hop type. Little bit of toasty malt in the background

Very powerful, hop forward flavor and bitterness. Hop flavor is piney and citrus. The hops dominate this beer so much that it is hard to pick up the malt, but there is some toastiness and caramel. Bitterness lasts quite a bit thru the finish.

Slick in the mouth and medium-heavy body. Medium carbonation.

I really liked the bitterness at first, but it wore on me as I continued to drink it. Wish there was a bit more malt flavor to this.

08-11-2012 20:55:38 | More by tophers
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jaminjohnson

Yukon (Canada)

4/5  rDev -3.6%

08-11-2012 09:43:07 | More by jaminjohnson
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slowdaddy

Alabama

3.75/5  rDev -9.6%

08-10-2012 19:07:45 | More by slowdaddy
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ltdantheman

Georgia

4.25/5  rDev +2.4%

08-10-2012 16:14:48 | More by ltdantheman
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BrkfstOfChmpns

Georgia

4/5  rDev -3.6%

08-09-2012 23:55:52 | More by BrkfstOfChmpns
Sierra Nevada Bigfoot Barleywine Style Ale from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
93 out of 100 based on 6,223 ratings.