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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

8,176 Ratings
THE BROS
92
outstanding

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Ratings: 8,176
Reviews: 2,668
rAvg: 4.04
pDev: 11.63%
Wants: 111
Gots: 637 | 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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Ratings: 8,176 | Reviews: 2,668 | Display Reviews Only:
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j205724

California

4/5  rDev -1%

07-27-2014 20:30:39 | More by j205724
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Jaywalsh20

Illinois

3.25/5  rDev -19.6%

07-27-2014 20:15:10 | More by Jaywalsh20
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Vipin

Oregon

4/5  rDev -1%

07-27-2014 18:57:14 | More by Vipin
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slym

North Carolina

3.25/5  rDev -19.6%

07-27-2014 18:08:30 | More by slym
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hypnotoad1

Virginia

3.75/5  rDev -7.2%

07-27-2014 18:02:58 | More by hypnotoad1
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rwake58

South Carolina

4/5  rDev -1%

07-27-2014 17:44:52 | More by rwake58
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Nm4452


4/5  rDev -1%

07-27-2014 15:03:42 | More by Nm4452
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Dr_James

Ireland

3.5/5  rDev -13.4%

07-27-2014 13:16:06 | More by Dr_James
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mbonugli

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev -7.2%

07-27-2014 11:06:17 | More by mbonugli
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portmand1ngo

Ohio

3.75/5  rDev -7.2%

07-27-2014 03:11:46 | More by portmand1ngo
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unclerob

Florida

4/5  rDev -1%

07-27-2014 02:05:51 | More by unclerob
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DanHarper

Indiana

3.5/5  rDev -13.4%

07-27-2014 01:34:29 | More by DanHarper
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wafers

New York

4/5  rDev -1%

07-27-2014 01:00:54 | More by wafers
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SD0430


3.25/5  rDev -19.6%

07-27-2014 00:11:02 | More by SD0430
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Senorblues


3.75/5  rDev -7.2%

07-27-2014 00:10:16 | More by Senorblues
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leantom

Indiana

4.13/5  rDev +2.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

An old favorite. Here goes:

A: Pours a clear orange-amber with a nice head. The head is fluffy and leaves plenty of lacing.

S: OK, but somewhat muted. I do like what I can smell, however. Some amber malt and ordinary brewer's yeast gives way to mild cascade hops. Citrus and some grapefruit from the hops.

T: Very, very refreshing. Very sweet caramel and amber malts giving way to cascade and chinook hops. The hops taste of grapefruit and citrus, and you taste them at the back of the throat upon swallowing. However, the hop portion is quite mild and it's balanced against the lightly-kilned malt. Very good.

M: Mouthfeel is perfect. Light and well-carbonated, just like a regular APA.

O: A very good representation of the APA style. Will have again and again.

Serving type: bottle

07-26-2014 23:45:55 | More by leantom
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98green

Michigan

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

07-26-2014 23:37:31 | More by 98green
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fehrminator

North Carolina

3.5/5  rDev -13.4%

07-26-2014 22:36:49 | More by fehrminator
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MIbeer27

Michigan

4/5  rDev -1%

07-26-2014 19:48:49 | More by MIbeer27
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Norica

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev -1%

07-26-2014 19:40:14 | More by Norica
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swh89


4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

07-26-2014 19:12:54 | More by swh89
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BeerBuzzGuy

North Carolina

4/5  rDev -1%

07-26-2014 17:34:18 | More by BeerBuzzGuy
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JoeHopster

New Jersey

4.5/5  rDev +11.4%

07-26-2014 15:12:59 | More by JoeHopster
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MichaelRabdau

Virginia

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

07-26-2014 14:36:26 | More by MichaelRabdau
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MIchael_D_Larkin

North Carolina

4.5/5  rDev +11.4%

07-26-2014 14:16:18 | More by MIchael_D_Larkin
Sierra Nevada Pale Ale from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
90 out of 100 based on 8,176 ratings.