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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

8,760 Ratings
THE BROS
92
outstanding

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Ratings: 8,760
Reviews: 2,697
rAvg: 4.04
pDev: 11.63%
Wants: 136
Gots: 924 | FT: 2
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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5/5  rDev +23.8%

Jbl3246, Jan 28, 2014
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5/5  rDev +23.8%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

What can you say: The Classic West-Coast Style American Pale Ale and the standard to introduce people to APA's.

Golden and unfiltered with a nice tight low ivory head. Strong citrusy (grapefruit) hop aroma. Big hoppy flavor without the annoying bitter bite. Decent balance but definitely leans hoppy. Light-medium bodied (leans light) with slight creaminess.

The bonus: Available virtually everywhere !!

RBorsato, Jan 31, 2003
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5/5  rDev +23.8%

tfsimpkins, Feb 15, 2012
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5/5  rDev +23.8%

akinsja, Nov 28, 2011
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5/5  rDev +23.8%

aburke2410, Apr 15, 2013
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5/5  rDev +23.8%

TasteTester, Dec 17, 2011
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5/5  rDev +23.8%

nh2032, Nov 25, 2011
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5/5  rDev +23.8%

delawaaare, Mar 10, 2012
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5/5  rDev +23.8%

banjofred101, Nov 20, 2011
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5/5  rDev +23.8%

MockY, May 19, 2013
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5/5  rDev +23.8%

Dizbro21, Nov 30, 2011
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5/5  rDev +23.8%

murphius1118, Dec 04, 2011
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5/5  rDev +23.8%

Hayley7, Aug 27, 2014
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5/5  rDev +23.8%

blackened1339, Nov 21, 2011
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5/5  rDev +23.8%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

This is my go to beer. One of my favorite pale ales. Poured from a bottle into a pint glass. Had about two fingers worth on head on it. Has a great hop and floral smell to it. Pours a nice amber color with nice lacing. Taste of hops, citrus, and floral notes. Has a nice dry finish to it. All in all just a great beer.

dcall384, Jan 17, 2013
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5/5  rDev +23.8%

Elfastball7, Nov 14, 2011
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5/5  rDev +23.8%

BRob, Nov 14, 2011
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5/5  rDev +23.8%

wagner617, Dec 16, 2011
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Phillyz, Nov 20, 2011
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BDF2000, Apr 30, 2013
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5/5  rDev +23.8%

Jstark5150, Nov 26, 2011
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5/5  rDev +23.8%

j89de, Dec 11, 2011
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5/5  rDev +23.8%

RollTide05, Dec 08, 2011
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5/5  rDev +23.8%

Glopez, Sep 01, 2012
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5/5  rDev +23.8%

AggieOso, Dec 11, 2011
Sierra Nevada Pale Ale from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
90 out of 100 based on 8,760 ratings.