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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

8,440 Ratings
THE BROS
92
outstanding

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Ratings: 8,440
Reviews: 2,678
rAvg: 4.04
pDev: 11.63%
Wants: 117
Gots: 777 | 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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GeorgeH

California

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

07-13-2013 22:47:26 | More by GeorgeH
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NoCurse2012

South Carolina

4/5  rDev -1%

07-12-2013 23:25:06 | More by NoCurse2012
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roodie

Texas

4/5  rDev -1%

07-12-2013 21:05:05 | More by roodie
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Extrajoker00

Ohio

4.5/5  rDev +11.4%

07-12-2013 20:58:21 | More by Extrajoker00
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fgilbert2

Michigan

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

07-12-2013 06:16:52 | More by fgilbert2
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kdivers

New Hampshire

3/5  rDev -25.7%

07-12-2013 05:06:58 | More by kdivers
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mikehillman

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -13.4%

07-11-2013 14:55:24 | More by mikehillman
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Beermister

California

4/5  rDev -1%

07-11-2013 07:45:48 | More by Beermister
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Joshpu

California

3.25/5  rDev -19.6%

07-11-2013 07:04:48 | More by Joshpu
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cw13

New Jersey

4/5  rDev -1%

07-11-2013 01:24:11 | More by cw13
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Paccamacca

California

4/5  rDev -1%

07-11-2013 00:29:58 | More by Paccamacca
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Tiffany88

California

3.25/5  rDev -19.6%

07-10-2013 21:31:36 | More by Tiffany88
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ltltony

Michigan

4/5  rDev -1%

07-10-2013 14:12:33 | More by ltltony
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radiofish

Michigan

4/5  rDev -1%

07-10-2013 04:05:25 | More by radiofish
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Swift989

District of Columbia

3.5/5  rDev -13.4%

07-10-2013 02:53:21 | More by Swift989
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abernethyj

North Carolina

3.75/5  rDev -7.2%

07-10-2013 01:28:00 | More by abernethyj
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TastyAdventure

Kentucky

4/5  rDev -1%

07-09-2013 23:42:31 | More by TastyAdventure
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MMG229

New York

5/5  rDev +23.8%

07-09-2013 03:28:07 | More by MMG229
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frank91

New York

4.5/5  rDev +11.4%

07-09-2013 03:15:43 | More by frank91
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The_Hop_Ness_Monster

Florida

3.75/5  rDev -7.2%

07-09-2013 01:59:05 | More by The_Hop_Ness_Monster
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Maninthearena

Minnesota

3.96/5  rDev -2%

Appearance- Golden straw, crisp carbonation with a head that lasted a minute or two before settling down. A little bit of yeast settled eventually.

Nose- Herbal, grainy, some spiciness, and very fresh smelling. Like something was just harvested.

Taste- Deep earthy hops with some pepper in the beginning, almost grassy with some baked-goods notes of grain. Pretty dry finish. Extremely full flavored pale ale that doesn't hide behind anything sweet like some other brews. Hints of citrus characteristic of pale ales sneaks in once warmed a little. Clean yeast.

Mouthfeel-Pretty dry, very dense carbonation left me pretty filled up. Medium thickness that thinned with the finish, very zippy.

Overall- The sum of the parts come together to make a wonderful full APA. Hearkens to sitting on the porch of a farmhouse after dinner. Extremely clean beer.

07-09-2013 01:53:22 | More by Maninthearena
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bvlaminck

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -13.4%

07-08-2013 22:43:56 | More by bvlaminck
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Soxfan45

Connecticut

3.5/5  rDev -13.4%

07-08-2013 22:33:03 | More by Soxfan45
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Jeeb

North Carolina

4/5  rDev -1%

07-08-2013 17:04:35 | More by Jeeb
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jakubh17

Oklahoma

3/5  rDev -25.7%

07-08-2013 15:19:25 | More by jakubh17
Sierra Nevada Pale Ale from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
90 out of 100 based on 8,440 ratings.