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Sierra Nevada Porter - Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
88
very good

2,718 Ratings
THE BROS
89
very good

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Ratings: 2,718
Reviews: 1,315
rAvg: 3.91
pDev: 11%
Wants: 84
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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sraimondi

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4.28/5  rDev +9.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Poured from a 12 oz. bottle. Although I've had this one many times, first time for a review.

A- Pours a very dark ruby, opaque except in front of a strong light. Nice 1" head which quickly fades. Very good sheet lacing throughout glass.

S- Very pronounced sweet chocolate aroma dominates. Some raison/licorice also is there. Very pleasant.

T- Really good balanced flavor. Surprisingly little chocolate given the smell. Malt and hops share the stage, with malt winning out slightly in the finish.

MF- Very good feel; rounded and smooth; almost silky.

D- Definitely a session porter. Very balanced and easy going down. One of the better American Porters I have had.

Serving type: bottle

08-10-2008 18:54:00 | More by sraimondi
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Sierra Nevada Porter from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
88 out of 100 based on 2,718 ratings.