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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

8,184 Ratings
THE BROS
92
outstanding

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Ratings: 8,184
Reviews: 2,668
rAvg: 4.04
pDev: 11.63%
Wants: 111
Gots: 642 | 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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boudreaux

Alabama

5/5  rDev +23.8%

02-20-2012 18:38:38 | More by boudreaux
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ninjaberg

Georgia

4/5  rDev -1%

02-20-2012 17:14:36 | More by ninjaberg
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Satan70

Wisconsin

4/5  rDev -1%

02-20-2012 03:16:56 | More by Satan70
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MickeyHops

California

4/5  rDev -1%

02-20-2012 02:18:15 | More by MickeyHops
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saxclar123

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev -1%

02-20-2012 00:54:38 | More by saxclar123
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BeerBucks

New York

3.75/5  rDev -7.2%

02-20-2012 00:09:17 | More by BeerBucks
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mdimeglio

New York

3.5/5  rDev -13.4%

02-19-2012 21:55:10 | More by mdimeglio
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jongullotti

Massachusetts

4.5/5  rDev +11.4%

02-19-2012 20:37:45 | More by jongullotti
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ChocolateJesus

Indiana

3/5  rDev -25.7%

02-19-2012 17:41:31 | More by ChocolateJesus
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thedemise

California

4.5/5  rDev +11.4%

02-19-2012 08:59:00 | More by thedemise
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heather625

Oregon

4.5/5  rDev +11.4%

02-19-2012 04:00:48 | More by heather625
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Sudbuster

Texas

4/5  rDev -1%

02-19-2012 01:46:07 | More by Sudbuster
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Massbmx

Massachusetts

3.5/5  rDev -13.4%

02-18-2012 23:39:59 | More by Massbmx
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xanotherxstarx

California

4/5  rDev -1%

02-18-2012 22:27:00 | More by xanotherxstarx
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CaptainHate

Ohio

4.5/5  rDev +11.4%

02-18-2012 16:40:09 | More by CaptainHate
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RaulMondesi

California

4.45/5  rDev +10.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Out of tha bottle and into the nonic at my pad.

I call dis da king kong of beers. Straight up, tha best big micro y'all can get. No explanation. Raul almost feel ineffable. But nah, I got it.

Darn thing smell like a sack of Jedi Cush straight out of Humboldt. Ya'll can't tell me there is not a better smell than a fresh poured Pale Ale than this.

Taste? Like Mount Pompei busted an explosion all up in my mouth (in a good way). Crazy like, flavor on all cylinders n hittin' every stride.

I like this cuz it smell good, taste good, it git u faded, n tha wanksterz choke when they take a sip.

Yeeep!

Serving type: bottle

02-18-2012 09:54:45 | More by RaulMondesi
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texasMade281

Texas

2.5/5  rDev -38.1%

02-18-2012 03:46:25 | More by texasMade281
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MrBillyMac

California

3/5  rDev -25.7%

02-18-2012 02:38:22 | More by MrBillyMac
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joshtrich

New York

3.5/5  rDev -13.4%

02-18-2012 02:35:31 | More by joshtrich
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davidtarantino

Mexico

4/5  rDev -1%

02-18-2012 01:42:02 | More by davidtarantino
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jpd026

New York

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

02-18-2012 01:01:46 | More by jpd026
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meehandennis

Maine

4/5  rDev -1%

02-17-2012 23:50:11 | More by meehandennis
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gungoat

Tennessee

4/5  rDev -1%

02-17-2012 22:18:29 | More by gungoat
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jharkins07

Ohio

4.5/5  rDev +11.4%

02-17-2012 21:43:41 | More by jharkins07
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CraftBeerTastic

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Ba Review #131
Served On: 02/17/2012
Glassware: Duvel Glass
Labeled ABV: -
Date/ Code: 1/25/2012

This was a 24 oz bottle I got at Evergreen Liquors in Frederick. Slightly outdated, but I’m doing this anyway.

Look: Poured a huge fluffy 3 finger off-white head. Color was a semi-clear amber. Carbonation bubbles were steady but nothing too crazy. There was a good amount of unexpected sediment in this bottle.

Smell: Strong citrus with some floral and herbal notes. Base malts were noticeable in the background.

Taste: First was a light lemon peal. Then a hop bitterness coated the entire mouth. The finish started with a somewhat spicy note that led into more of a juicy citrus that eventually became dry.

This is basically a tamed version of SN Torpedo. I personally feel this beer sets that standards for all Pale Ales.

Serving type: bottle

02-17-2012 17:05:48 | More by CraftBeerTastic
Sierra Nevada Pale Ale from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
90 out of 100 based on 8,184 ratings.