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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

6,231 Ratings
THE BROS
98
world-class

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Ratings: 6,231
Reviews: 2,808
rAvg: 4.15
pDev: 11.57%
Wants: 262
Gots: 1,094 | 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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Ratings: 6,231 | Reviews: 2,808 | Display Reviews Only:
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beerpadawan

California

4.5/5  rDev +8.4%

08-26-2012 22:49:24 | More by beerpadawan
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PoolFishGolf

Virginia

3.75/5  rDev -9.6%

08-26-2012 03:26:58 | More by PoolFishGolf
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pepelemofo

California

4.5/5  rDev +8.4%

08-26-2012 03:10:47 | More by pepelemofo
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CrazyDavros

Australia

3.68/5  rDev -11.3%

Pours ruby with a large, lasting head.
Nose shows a fair whack of hops, with lots of pine and grapefruit, but also shows a lot of sweet caramel and crystal malt.
Hops dominate the flavours, lots more pine and grapefruit along with an abrasive bitterness that annihilates everything else. There's a bit of clean malt underneath but not exactly prominent. Alcohol is fairly noticeable too.
Carbonation is too high for this type of beer.

08-25-2012 07:36:41 | More by CrazyDavros
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Auraan

Arizona

5/5  rDev +20.5%

08-25-2012 05:51:51 | More by Auraan
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koes0024

Minnesota

4/5  rDev -3.6%

08-25-2012 02:05:51 | More by koes0024
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cornucopia

Puerto Rico

4.75/5  rDev +14.5%

08-24-2012 20:34:17 | More by cornucopia
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scottiethebody

California

4/5  rDev -3.6%

08-24-2012 19:18:50 | More by scottiethebody
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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
Sierra Nevada Bigfoot Barleywine Style Ale from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
93 out of 100 based on 6,231 ratings.