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Sierra Nevada Porter - Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
88
very good

2,717 Ratings
THE BROS
89
very good

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Ratings: 2,717
Reviews: 1,315
rAvg: 3.91
pDev: 11%
Wants: 83
Gots: 93 | 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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UnderPressure

South Carolina

4.18/5  rDev +6.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Pours a really dark brown with a tan two-finger, fluffy, foamy head.

Malty, caramel, and bread aromas.

Wow, a really great grainy, bready flavor. I'm not used to drinking a lot of porters, and it's not really sweet like I expected. This beer is more about the "grainy" taste. You can really taste the grains.

A medium body carries this beer well. And it's pretty dry for the most part, with some slight bitterness on the back end.

I've been turned off of porters for a while, after drinking some subpar examples. I think this one has turned me back on to the style.

Serving type: bottle

11-06-2011 21:38:40 | More by UnderPressure
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Sierra Nevada Porter from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
88 out of 100 based on 2,717 ratings.