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Sierra Nevada Pale Ale - Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.

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Sierra Nevada Pale AleSierra Nevada Pale Ale

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BA SCORE
90
outstanding

8,460 Ratings
THE BROS
92
outstanding

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Ratings: 8,460
Reviews: 2,677
rAvg: 4.04
pDev: 11.63%
Wants: 117
Gots: 790 | FT: 3
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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MisterBisco

New York

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

07-08-2014 14:40:58 | More by MisterBisco
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xacidx

Connecticut

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

11-04-2012 21:28:54 | More by xacidx
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mjm47

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

06-11-2013 21:51:30 | More by mjm47
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Jhollamu

Ohio

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

07-27-2013 00:36:56 | More by Jhollamu
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kcjones

New York

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

08-29-2013 15:54:41 | More by kcjones
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Dustin201811


4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

07-09-2014 01:09:46 | More by Dustin201811
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Duesler

Connecticut

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

12-13-2012 18:14:56 | More by Duesler
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lastnightintown2

Indiana

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

This beer is absolutely great, no doubt one of my true favorites. I have been craving one of these for awhile now. The taste is very smooth, though a wee bitter at first but finishes smooth and even a bit sweet. The appearance is lovely and a bit cloudy. It just looks like a fine beer, and that it is. Probably the more popular of the Sierra Nevada brews, and for good reason. The smell isn't outstanding but its not bad, it just isn't too prominent to me.

Overall, this will continue to sit near the top of my favorite beers. A good beer for a lovely sunny fall day.

10-18-2008 17:54:31 | More by lastnightintown2
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LightnerLiquorKS

Kansas

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

11-28-2013 06:12:59 | More by LightnerLiquorKS
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Beercub

Massachusetts

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

I liked this beer when I first started exploring more exotic beers, and I'm never disappointed when I return to it. The price, availability, and complexity (almost perfumy) aspects are a win-win combination and help to explain why it has steadily been growing in marketshare. It is the quintissential citrucy APA that all must be compared to. My overall favorite every day beer, although Dale's is starting to give it some competition.

10-11-2007 16:38:29 | More by Beercub
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Jimoc77

New York

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

06-19-2014 01:06:57 | More by Jimoc77
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harpus

Alabama

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

04-09-2014 20:45:00 | More by harpus
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ImperialSnout

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

07-29-2012 14:03:56 | More by ImperialSnout
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ffshore545

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

07-06-2014 23:39:28 | More by ffshore545
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Daffron24

Colorado

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

08-04-2013 21:09:49 | More by Daffron24
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Bsetz

Missouri

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

08-29-2013 23:46:46 | More by Bsetz
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Cruick

Massachusetts

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

12-01-2013 00:55:44 | More by Cruick
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pmorris71

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

12-18-2013 03:11:43 | More by pmorris71
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ronin926

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

06-20-2013 04:43:12 | More by ronin926
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Jeysun23

California

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

02-28-2014 23:20:23 | More by Jeysun23
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splendidsplinter

Massachusetts

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

03-08-2013 20:14:05 | More by splendidsplinter
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The_Cakeater

New York

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

07-15-2014 21:53:43 | More by The_Cakeater
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Brewbazstard

Colorado

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

01-12-2013 18:28:08 | More by Brewbazstard
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Mack2012

New Jersey

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

05-16-2012 03:31:17 | More by Mack2012
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Yambag1783


4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

07-04-2014 02:40:36 | More by Yambag1783
Sierra Nevada Pale Ale from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
90 out of 100 based on 8,460 ratings.