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Sierra Nevada Porter - Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.

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Sierra Nevada PorterSierra Nevada Porter

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BA SCORE
88
very good

2,705 Ratings
THE BROS
89
very good

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Ratings: 2,705
Reviews: 1,315
rAvg: 3.91
pDev: 11%
Wants: 83
Gots: 89 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Porter |  5.60% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 02-09-1999)
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Reviews by Merkur:
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Merkur

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3.38/5  rDev -13.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3

Had on tap into a pint glass.

Beer pours a nice rich brown color with a lighter brown head.

Beer smells slightly of roasted coffee, but not much in terms of smell.

Beer tastes very roasty. Hints of chocolate and espresso.

Moutfeel is fairly thick.

Overall, kind of a lackluster porter.

Serving type: on-tap

02-09-2012 02:49:15 | More by Merkur
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Sierra Nevada Porter from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
88 out of 100 based on 2,705 ratings.