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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

8,068 Ratings
THE BROS
92
outstanding

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Ratings: 8,068
Reviews: 2,661
rAvg: 4.04
pDev: 11.63%
Wants: 108
Gots: 582 | 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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jt2488

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev -1%

07-15-2014 20:34:33 | More by jt2488
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JensK


3.75/5  rDev -7.2%

07-15-2014 19:59:08 | More by JensK
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jwerner23

Minnesota

4/5  rDev -1%

07-15-2014 19:30:03 | More by jwerner23
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jshusc

South Carolina

3.75/5  rDev -7.2%

07-15-2014 18:24:40 | More by jshusc
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core42

Michigan

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

07-15-2014 15:16:21 | More by core42
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dannymo24

Massachusetts

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

07-15-2014 13:59:00 | More by dannymo24
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Gunnar12


4/5  rDev -1%

07-15-2014 06:59:19 | More by Gunnar12
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BEER_TRVP


2.75/5  rDev -31.9%

07-15-2014 05:57:34 | More by BEER_TRVP
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Stillyman11

Michigan

3.5/5  rDev -13.4%

07-15-2014 05:11:05 | More by Stillyman11
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MaryW


3.5/5  rDev -13.4%

07-15-2014 03:50:32 | More by MaryW
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MrJuengling

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

07-15-2014 03:10:53 | More by MrJuengling
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bret717

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev -1%

07-15-2014 03:05:48 | More by bret717
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Sheepdog2169

Illinois

4.5/5  rDev +11.4%

07-15-2014 02:54:32 | More by Sheepdog2169
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rchristensen

Massachusetts

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

07-15-2014 01:45:36 | More by rchristensen
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michael_148

Louisiana

4.5/5  rDev +11.4%

07-15-2014 01:19:27 | More by michael_148
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KnowYourCraft

California

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

07-14-2014 23:14:49 | More by KnowYourCraft
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ericmakara

District of Columbia

3.75/5  rDev -7.2%

07-14-2014 23:01:14 | More by ericmakara
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_morandi_

Michigan

3.75/5  rDev -7.2%

07-14-2014 22:54:57 | More by _morandi_
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CM31

Tennessee

3.75/5  rDev -7.2%

07-14-2014 22:32:41 | More by CM31
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Immortale25

North Carolina

4.05/5  rDev +0.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured into a Florida Beer Co. tapered glass. Bottom of can says PKGD 051114

A- Pours a dark amber color with a 3/4 inch bubbly, bumpy head that retains decently before popping away to a thin ring around the edge of the glass and a mostly full sheet of surface foam. Non-resilient lacing leaves small clots behind.

S- Bready aroma with some faint hops and a twinge of alcohol.

T- Hop presence is more noticeable in the flavor as the grainy malt comes first and then the bitterness slides across the palate with just the right amount of slight citrus to complement the breadiness of the malt. In a word, balanced. Alcohol barely noticeable.

M- A bit tingly from the hops with medium carbonation and a body leaning toward the lighter side.

O- A classic - or should I say the classic - pale ale with such high drinkability as well as great flavor.

Serving type: can

07-14-2014 22:16:47 | More by Immortale25
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Grand-Raggedy

Michigan

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

07-14-2014 20:37:44 | More by Grand-Raggedy
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mclanges

Illinois

4.5/5  rDev +11.4%

07-14-2014 20:19:36 | More by mclanges
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augustwest

Georgia

3.5/5  rDev -13.4%

07-14-2014 20:18:51 | More by augustwest
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Oakhtar

California

4/5  rDev -1%

07-14-2014 19:48:49 | More by Oakhtar
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atlbravsrno1

Tennessee

3.75/5  rDev -7.2%

07-14-2014 19:03:44 | More by atlbravsrno1
Sierra Nevada Pale Ale from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
90 out of 100 based on 8,068 ratings.