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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

2,671 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 2,671
Reviews: 1,319
rAvg: 4.07
pDev: 11.06%
Wants: 186
Gots: 127 | 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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Ratings: 2,671 | Reviews: 1,319 | Display Reviews Only:
Reviews by assmasterson:
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assmasterson

Missouri

3.85/5  rDev -5.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

A: Black as night. Absolutely no light passes through this one. Frothy foam covers the glass and sticks.

S: Light aroma of hops, dark chocolate with a hint of fruit in the background.

T: As dark as it looks. Hoppy, bitter chocolate up front with a touch of citrus.

M: Nice and thick, coats the mouth and leaves a strong aftertaste.

D: A knockout. A highly drinkable stout that will leave you wanting more.

Serving type: bottle

12-21-2007 03:40:54 | More by assmasterson
More User Reviews:
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TheWillMitch

North Carolina

3.25/5  rDev -20.1%

08-01-2014 07:13:29 | More by TheWillMitch
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Samldc

New York

3.13/5  rDev -23.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

S- poured into pint glass from 12 oz bottle

A-almost no head, looks jet black, nice lacing

S-surprisingly very little aroma, smelled carbonation, not much else

T- carbonated dark chocolate, with a little coffee, hop finish at the end

M- nothing great, taste actually improved as beer got warmer, let second glass sit for ten minutes and taste got a little better

O- would try another brand if i was in mood for a stout

Serving type: bottle

08-01-2014 02:19:49 | More by Samldc
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BrewtopherAaron


5/5  rDev +22.9%

07-31-2014 21:22:56 | More by BrewtopherAaron
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Mark-Leggett

Missouri

4.25/5  rDev +4.4%

07-30-2014 16:06:31 | More by Mark-Leggett
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Mburkey


4.25/5  rDev +4.4%

07-30-2014 01:35:19 | More by Mburkey
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CED

Ohio

3.5/5  rDev -14%

07-30-2014 00:50:02 | More by CED
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melza

West Virginia

4.5/5  rDev +10.6%

07-28-2014 14:20:37 | More by melza
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Robyn

South Carolina

3.75/5  rDev -7.9%

07-28-2014 12:34:33 | More by Robyn
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Optcynbassist


5/5  rDev +22.9%

07-28-2014 07:53:43 | More by Optcynbassist
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snotster


3.75/5  rDev -7.9%

07-28-2014 03:23:02 | More by snotster
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Howlader

Alberta (Canada)

4/5  rDev -1.7%

07-27-2014 13:16:44 | More by Howlader
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BBelch

West Virginia

4.5/5  rDev +10.6%

07-26-2014 17:57:23 | More by BBelch
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ToddGingerich

Indiana

4.75/5  rDev +16.7%

07-26-2014 00:12:49 | More by ToddGingerich
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tjdrewry

Connecticut

3.75/5  rDev -7.9%

07-26-2014 00:02:35 | More by tjdrewry
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caustin90


3.5/5  rDev -14%

07-25-2014 23:21:47 | More by caustin90
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Austin_M

Texas

4/5  rDev -1.7%

07-25-2014 21:39:04 | More by Austin_M
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cuvtcuv

Florida

4/5  rDev -1.7%

07-24-2014 21:08:54 | More by cuvtcuv
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Yeti1979

Louisiana

3.75/5  rDev -7.9%

07-24-2014 20:49:41 | More by Yeti1979
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DamienI

Virginia

4/5  rDev -1.7%

07-24-2014 20:36:15 | More by DamienI
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SteveB24

New York

4.25/5  rDev +4.4%

07-24-2014 02:25:03 | More by SteveB24
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woopigscotty

Arkansas

4.25/5  rDev +4.4%

07-23-2014 21:29:45 | More by woopigscotty
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tillmac62

South Carolina

3.9/5  rDev -4.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Pours a clear black. Exceptional head, lacing and retention. Light nose of chocolate, roast and caramel. Almost full bodied, yet creamy. Normal carbonation with a bit of effervescence on the finish. The flavor profile is very well balanced, but not as complex as the world class stouts. It's a nice blend of chocolate, roast and slightly sweet caramel that flows into a low level bitterness. The finish is smooth leaving you with a nice lingering tingle of cocoa and hops.

Serving type: bottle

07-23-2014 18:55:41 | More by tillmac62
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thufflife

Missouri

3.75/5  rDev -7.9%

07-23-2014 16:13:39 | More by thufflife
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augustwest

Georgia

4.25/5  rDev +4.4%

07-23-2014 14:06:04 | More by augustwest
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Sierra Nevada Stout from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
91 out of 100 based on 2,671 ratings.