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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

8,223 Ratings
THE BROS
92
outstanding

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Ratings: 8,223
Reviews: 2,670
rAvg: 4.04
pDev: 11.63%
Wants: 112
Gots: 661 | 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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Walletsworth

North Dakota

4/5  rDev -1%

06-15-2013 22:43:04 | More by Walletsworth
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IchLiebeBier

Virginia

3.75/5  rDev -7.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Appearance: Pale, golden yellow; clear; medium, frothy head, off white, long lasting

Aroma: Malty; slightly hoppy; slight grapefruit, grass and caramel

Taste: Malty, juicy and slightly bitter on start; finishes semi-sweet and hoppy with lingering nutty bitterness

Remarks: Did not score A, T, S, M at that time; disregard those scores

Serving type: bottle

06-15-2013 22:35:30 | More by IchLiebeBier
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007rtw

Missouri

3.5/5  rDev -13.4%

06-15-2013 21:44:01 | More by 007rtw
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das_Bier

Alabama

4/5  rDev -1%

06-15-2013 20:50:39 | More by das_Bier
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TheShat

Texas

3.75/5  rDev -7.2%

06-15-2013 19:16:20 | More by TheShat
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Benny3000

Michigan

4/5  rDev -1%

06-15-2013 15:57:45 | More by Benny3000
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hokieguy95

Virginia

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

06-15-2013 12:51:23 | More by hokieguy95
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b1515152004

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -7.2%

06-15-2013 12:25:13 | More by b1515152004
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blt2646

New Hampshire

3.5/5  rDev -13.4%

06-14-2013 21:42:40 | More by blt2646
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beer_advocate_advocate

Tennessee

4.5/5  rDev +11.4%

06-14-2013 21:12:56 | More by beer_advocate_advocate
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kdogg73

Ohio

4/5  rDev -1%

06-14-2013 18:35:21 | More by kdogg73
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Dcunicelli

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev -1%

06-14-2013 15:36:12 | More by Dcunicelli
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brureview

Massachusetts

3.9/5  rDev -3.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

The beer pours a light honey color into a pint glass with a 2 finger head.

The aroma is light pine.

The mouth feel is lightly carbonated and well suited to the style. Often
Pale Ales are too carbonated and not well-balanced.

The taste is bready and piney, finishing with a hoppy fruity finish and a light bitterness.

The beer is a balanced, full flavored Pale Ale, and is unlike other beers in the style, which
are either too carbonated, hoppy and/or lack a pronounced taste.

Serving type: bottle

06-14-2013 01:42:14 | More by brureview
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StevieDarrier

Ireland

3.75/5  rDev -7.2%

06-13-2013 21:11:12 | More by StevieDarrier
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pajonkunz

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev -1%

06-13-2013 16:42:17 | More by pajonkunz
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DrDaves49

Oregon

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

06-13-2013 06:22:39 | More by DrDaves49
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warnerry

Michigan

4/5  rDev -1%

06-13-2013 03:08:23 | More by warnerry
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ChalupaBatman

California

4/5  rDev -1%

06-13-2013 02:23:46 | More by ChalupaBatman
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Jas45678

Michigan

3.75/5  rDev -7.2%

06-12-2013 23:36:44 | More by Jas45678
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csadkins54

Colorado

3.75/5  rDev -7.2%

06-12-2013 21:44:36 | More by csadkins54
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JMUbrewz

Virginia

4/5  rDev -1%

06-12-2013 19:34:34 | More by JMUbrewz
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GratefulEdd

Alabama

4/5  rDev -1%

06-12-2013 03:56:29 | More by GratefulEdd
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jwel24

California

4.5/5  rDev +11.4%

06-12-2013 01:37:23 | More by jwel24
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Tonmeister

Georgia

3.79/5  rDev -6.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Can served in tulip shaped glass

A: dark yellow, orangey, light amber with a thin white head.

S: piney citrusy with a hint of vanilla

T: citrusy and piney on the front with sweet apple vanilla in the middle.

M: Thin and highly carbonated.

Overall this is a classic American Pale Ale. I am very pleased with this one because it is blended well. It has a very distinct and unique taste in which I haven't had another beer that tastes likes this. This is sweet piney, great for session beer.

Serving type: can

06-11-2013 22:25:25 | More by Tonmeister
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mjm47

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

06-11-2013 21:51:30 | More by mjm47
Sierra Nevada Pale Ale from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
90 out of 100 based on 8,223 ratings.