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Sierra Nevada Pale Ale - Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.

Sierra Nevada Pale AleSierra Nevada Pale Ale

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

7,368 Ratings
THE BROS
92
outstanding

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Ratings: 7368
Reviews: 2627
rAvg: 4.05
pDev: 11.6%


Brewed by:
Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Ale (APA) |  5.60% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Generous quantities of premium Cascade hops give the Pale Ale its fragrant bouquet and spicy flavor.

37 IBU

(Beer added by: kbub6f on 07-05-2001)
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BitterLover

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4.33/5  rDev +6.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

It's hard to say anything that hasn't already been said of this excellent beer!
From a 12oz bottle poured into a bar glass.

A - Poured a polished golden copper color with a fizzy head that made a quick exit. Very little lacing once the head was gone. Pretty lively carbonation.

S - Classic pale ale, with floral notes of tea rose, honeysuckle, and malty sweetness.

T - Never disappoints, with a nice balance between the sweetness of the malt and the bitterness of the hops.

M - Nice to roll around on the tongue, medium body with a little bite from the carbonation.

D - This ale is so balanced between sweet and bitter that I could drink it all day and night. Definitely a session beer for me.

Thank goodness that Sierra Nevada Pale Ale is so readily available in bottles and on tap! It is often the only beer that interests me in places where most patrons want the 'usual suspects' (i.e. Bud, Bud Light, Miller Lite, etc etc). Thanks to Sierra Nevada for making an excellent and accessible beer!

Serving type: bottle

06-12-2007 03:10:07 | More by BitterLover
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Sierra Nevada Pale Ale from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
91 out of 100 based on 7,368 ratings.