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Sierra Nevada Stout - Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.

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Sierra Nevada StoutSierra Nevada Stout

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

2,659 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 2,659
Reviews: 1,318
rAvg: 4.07
pDev: 11.06%
Wants: 184
Gots: 117 | FT: 3
Brewed by:
Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Stout |  5.80% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 10-14-2000)
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Reviews by Darkale:
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Darkale

Virginia

4.7/5  rDev +15.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

I stumbled upon this beer while gathering some singles from the local store, and like others who have reviewed it, I find myself wondering why I have never had this beer before.

This is such a gracious, interesting, warming, lovely little stout. Beautiful lacing, faint aroma, and a roasty malted taste that stays with you like an old friend. Like all great beers, it improves with warmth. And, it exposes as a lie the thought that only a high alcohol beer can be grand or subtle or worthy of veneration.

Really, one of my favorite beers. Brisk enough for summer, deep enough for winter, why on earth would one not have a six-pack of this in their refrigerator at all times?

Serving type: bottle

09-25-2005 17:34:10 | More by Darkale
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Sierra Nevada Stout from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
91 out of 100 based on 2,659 ratings.