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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

8,117 Ratings
THE BROS
92
outstanding

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Ratings: 8,117
Reviews: 2,666
rAvg: 4.04
pDev: 11.63%
Wants: 111
Gots: 606 | 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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stella77artois

New York

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

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BlueMoon10

Mississippi

3/5  rDev -25.7%

05-25-2013 14:26:58 | More by BlueMoon10
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Spaz7

California

4/5  rDev -1%

05-24-2013 21:05:23 | More by Spaz7
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vinicole

United Kingdom (England)

4/5  rDev -1%

05-24-2013 19:25:47 | More by vinicole
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RBCIPA

Massachusetts

4.5/5  rDev +11.4%

05-24-2013 00:09:24 | More by RBCIPA
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visionaries

California

3.75/5  rDev -7.2%

05-23-2013 17:07:31 | More by visionaries
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kvnstfrd

Missouri

1/5  rDev -75.2%

05-23-2013 13:51:23 | More by kvnstfrd
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ipas-for-life

Virginia

4/5  rDev -1%

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jroberts8811

Missouri

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

05-23-2013 12:58:33 | More by jroberts8811
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Topher78

California

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

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UWBadgerFan4Life

Wisconsin

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

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erialbill

New Jersey

4/5  rDev -1%

05-22-2013 23:11:05 | More by erialbill
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Kuaff

Alaska

4.01/5  rDev -0.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured from a bottle into a pint glass slightly warmer that fridge temperature.

Upon being poured, Sierra Nevada’s Pale Ale develops a wonderfully long-lasting, two-finger head of dense, white foam. The liquid is transparent gold.

The smell is pretty subdued, but I get a sweet biscuit scent and maybe a slight hint of citrus.

This beer’s taste is remarkably well-balanced and packs a lot of flavor for its style. More than anything else, I taste sweet, bready yeastiness, but it also has some pine and citrus, and a subtle, hoppy bitterness.

The mouthfeel is crisp and smooth, yet substantial.

This is what plain old beer ought to taste like. Really high-quality plain old beer, that is.

Serving type: bottle

05-22-2013 22:08:15 | More by Kuaff
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woostergooner

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev -1%

05-22-2013 21:31:04 | More by woostergooner
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EduardoOrtega01

Panama

4.75/5  rDev +17.6%

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Rdc67

Kentucky

3.25/5  rDev -19.6%

05-22-2013 20:36:46 | More by Rdc67
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billbeers

Pennsylvania

3/5  rDev -25.7%

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bf7

Pennsylvania

3/5  rDev -25.7%

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YamagamiTravis

Saskatchewan (Canada)

4/5  rDev -1%

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BillyLrsn

Minnesota

3.75/5  rDev -7.2%

05-21-2013 23:36:30 | More by BillyLrsn
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pin

Australia

3.5/5  rDev -13.4%

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verge

California

4/5  rDev -1%

05-21-2013 18:13:15 | More by verge
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cfaulman

Louisiana

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

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Arizona

3.5/5  rDev -13.4%

05-21-2013 02:49:13 | More by cfitterer
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Kingcurio

Oklahoma

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

05-21-2013 01:53:12 | More by Kingcurio
Sierra Nevada Pale Ale from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
90 out of 100 based on 8,117 ratings.