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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

2,715 Ratings
THE BROS
89
very good

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Ratings: 2,715
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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Reviews by metallistout:
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metallistout

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4.6/5  rDev +17.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

This one pours a dark brown to ruby color, with a tan thick head that stayed in my glass for the whole duration of this enjoying adventure.
Smells of dark roasted coffee and caramal malt.

The robust chocolate and coffee malts tingling on the back of my tongue as the a lovely hop balance comes in for an extra flavor attack. I do love this beer.

I can't tell if I like this better than Edmund Fitzgerald or not. Edmund is pretty damn good, but again so is this tasty brew!

OK so I drank another Edmund and it still isn't that damn good!

Serving type: bottle

12-09-2005 00:20:28 | More by metallistout
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Appearance: Pours a very dark amber, almost like a soda. A white, two-finger head. Leaves a moderate amount of lacing in the glass.

Smell: A lot of rich malt, a hint of coffee. Dark fruit?

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Sierra Nevada Porter from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
88 out of 100 based on 2,715 ratings.