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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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look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Wow I was looking over my reviews and realized I never sat down and reviewed this one. I fell in love with SNPA a few years ago before I knew what a craft brew was. Just tried it at a bar/restaurant that had a few "different" beers as I saw it back then. Def a go to beer for a nice pale ale that's available and inexpensive at my local liquor stores.

12 ounce bottle poured into a shaker pint glass.

A - Pours out a nice golden color with a two finger white head capping the beer to the top of the pint. Head sticks nicely and retains well.

S - A fresh citric hoppy smell along with a nice malty sweetness that lends a great balanced smell.

T - A nice subdued malty sweetness follows a nice rush of some citric and bitter hops. The beer finishes with nice bitter hops on the tongue.

M - Feels nice and slick and has a crisp carbonation.

D - A great session pale ale. Has a nice hop fix along with an interesting malt flavor coming through without anything overwhelming. Very drinkable.

Notes: One of my breakthrough beers for getting into craft beers and still one I pick up before barbecues and concerts or to have around the house.

Serving type: bottle

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Sierra Nevada Pale Ale from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
90 out of 100 based on 8,068 ratings.