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Sierra Nevada Porter - Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
88
very good

2,709 Ratings
THE BROS
89
very good

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Ratings: 2,709
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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alexh037

California

4.5/5  rDev +15.1%

07-03-2014 17:53:37 | More by alexh037
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Simko1209

Ohio

4.25/5  rDev +8.7%

07-03-2014 17:37:07 | More by Simko1209
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henkmudi

Croatia (Hrvatska)

3.91/5  rDev 0%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Brown, earthly, hint of deep red, foam lighter, hazelnut cream color. Heavy, overwhelming, coffee grains, malt, caramel, although only 5.6 alc, rightfully designated as extra strong. Citrus, roasted nut cortex and some smoke in aftertaste. As it is written on bottle, beer for hard working men and woman. You can't make mistake with steaks.

Serving type: bottle

07-03-2014 17:32:18 | More by henkmudi
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MtOrion

Nebraska

3.75/5  rDev -4.1%

07-03-2014 03:54:17 | More by MtOrion
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daron7

New Jersey

3.75/5  rDev -4.1%

07-03-2014 02:14:12 | More by daron7
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SwooshDaddy

California

4/5  rDev +2.3%

07-03-2014 00:59:01 | More by SwooshDaddy
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Jmbbabson

Massachusetts

3.5/5  rDev -10.5%

07-02-2014 00:40:49 | More by Jmbbabson
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mctizzz

California

3.5/5  rDev -10.5%

07-01-2014 23:49:36 | More by mctizzz
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JIMMER

California

3.75/5  rDev -4.1%

06-30-2014 04:46:20 | More by JIMMER
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Liverocks

Delaware

3.75/5  rDev -4.1%

06-29-2014 13:53:30 | More by Liverocks
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delta490

Virginia

3.88/5  rDev -0.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Poured an incredibly deep, clear brown. Light barely gets through. The head is thick and dense, with great retention and lacing. The aroma is a little light, a little roasted malt and earthy. The taste, though, brings more with increased depth in the roasted malt. It's not ridiculously complex but it is really good. There's a nice weight to the body and a nice finish. A really good straightforward porter.

Serving type: bottle

06-28-2014 23:56:35 | More by delta490
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J702

Nevada

4.75/5  rDev +21.5%

06-28-2014 22:55:07 | More by J702
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jkhobbs99

Texas

3.75/5  rDev -4.1%

06-28-2014 14:09:07 | More by jkhobbs99
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Kcman91

Connecticut

4/5  rDev +2.3%

06-27-2014 23:28:21 | More by Kcman91
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ChrisFurlowLSU


4.25/5  rDev +8.7%

06-26-2014 21:27:06 | More by ChrisFurlowLSU
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huntermop

South Carolina

3.5/5  rDev -10.5%

06-26-2014 18:55:33 | More by huntermop
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CGChick

Arkansas

4.5/5  rDev +15.1%

06-25-2014 18:40:36 | More by CGChick
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DC_Brah

District of Columbia

3.75/5  rDev -4.1%

06-24-2014 19:14:01 | More by DC_Brah
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Zachariah1978

Alabama

4.25/5  rDev +8.7%

06-22-2014 09:47:01 | More by Zachariah1978
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Patrick777

California

3.75/5  rDev -4.1%

06-22-2014 04:14:26 | More by Patrick777
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bjacobel


4/5  rDev +2.3%

06-21-2014 22:59:22 | More by bjacobel
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warpig372

Indiana

4.25/5  rDev +8.7%

06-19-2014 20:25:40 | More by warpig372
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drinkin-beeers

Montana

3.75/5  rDev -4.1%

06-19-2014 20:25:09 | More by drinkin-beeers
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tykechandler

Indiana

4/5  rDev +2.3%

06-19-2014 03:44:54 | More by tykechandler
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kwkdmk

Louisiana

3.5/5  rDev -10.5%

06-17-2014 23:21:22 | More by kwkdmk
Sierra Nevada Porter from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
88 out of 100 based on 2,709 ratings.