Sierra Nevada Pale Ale - Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
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United Kingdom (Scotland)
4.53/5 rDev +12.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5
I've been drinking this for years and have always marvelled at how such a widely available beer can be so consistently tasty. But it is the mouthfeel and taste which really capture me. That citrus chewy oily hoppy quality once the beer hits the tongue never fails to activate even the most stubborn taste buds. Sure it isn't a 240 hour IPA but the balanced lingering bitterness and reasonable alcohol gives the brewer no where to hide faults. Just as well that I've never found any worth mentioning apart from the fact that it is hard to have just one. So easy to find and enjoy and so rewarding. The consensus is growing but I still don't think it gets the respect it deserves.
Serving type: bottle
08-21-2010 22:56:46 | More by Zimbo
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Sierra Nevada Pale Ale from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
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