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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

8,818 Ratings
THE BROS
92
outstanding

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Ratings: 8,818
Reviews: 2,704
rAvg: 4.04
pDev: 11.63%
Wants: 138
Gots: 945 | 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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3.75/5  rDev -7.2%

Bis4beer70, Sep 23, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -19.6%

dheldman, Sep 22, 2014
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4/5  rDev -1%

Castor, Sep 22, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

midnightcowboy818, Sep 22, 2014
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5/5  rDev +23.8%

Spicy after-flavor. Amazing beer!

BrewtalHonesty, Sep 22, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -7.2%

Sound_Explorer, Sep 22, 2014
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4/5  rDev -1%

maxcoinage, Sep 22, 2014
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3/5  rDev -25.7%

MichaelProcton, Sep 22, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +17.6%

Wow. I went on a Pale Ale pilgrimage and think I found it. This had a very nice taste to open matching the initial smell. I bottle drank this and it was crisp with good hop taste mellowed by some slight piny taste. This won the pale ale competition hands down. Sad that I only drank two. Recommend this to anyone.

WillWillows, Sep 22, 2014
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4/5  rDev -1%

bpk59, Sep 21, 2014
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4/5  rDev -1%

Sean_King, Sep 21, 2014
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5/5  rDev +23.8%

Mr_White, Sep 21, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -7.2%

watt1cw, Sep 21, 2014
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4/5  rDev -1%

dshansen1184, Sep 21, 2014
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4.01/5  rDev -0.7%

sully22, Sep 21, 2014
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3.96/5  rDev -2%

klub24, Sep 21, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +11.4%

KShophead, Sep 21, 2014
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4.8/5  rDev +18.8%

anchie, Sep 21, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

Grodd87, Sep 21, 2014
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4.7/5  rDev +16.3%

appearance - pale golden-yellow, not too hazy. nice finger or two of head.
aroma - floral, slightly piney.
taste - balanced. taste very similar to the smell- floral hops up front, a little piney. solid malt backbone to make this such a well-balanced pale ale.
mouth feel - medium body, smooth.
overall impression - this is my staple pale ale, i've been drinking it for years, but just kinda started reviewing beer. its a classic and i compare many pale ales against this one - which i think says a lot.

sierratwohearted, Sep 21, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -7.2%

indianabeerman, Sep 21, 2014
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4.12/5  rDev +2%

Fusebuddy, Sep 20, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +11.4%

Jensinho78, Sep 20, 2014
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4/5  rDev -1%

MikeB_, Sep 20, 2014
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4.2/5  rDev +4%

cryptichead, Sep 20, 2014
Sierra Nevada Pale Ale from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
90 out of 100 based on 8,818 ratings.