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Sierra Nevada Torpedo Extra IPA - Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.

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Sierra Nevada Torpedo Extra IPASierra Nevada Torpedo Extra IPA

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

7,967 Ratings
THE BROS
99
world-class

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Ratings: 7,967
Reviews: 2,535
rAvg: 4.16
pDev: 10.82%
Wants: 134
Gots: 635 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
From the brewery ... Sierra Nevada Torpedo Ale is a big American IPA; bold, assertive and full of flavor and aromas highlighting the complex citrus, pine and herbal character of whole-cone American hops.

(Beer added by: GClarkage on 05-12-2006)
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ChadQuest

Illinois

4/5  rDev -3.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Translucent light golden body with a pillow bone white head. Head stays nicely too, lots of lacing.
The aroma presents as a classic west coast cascade hopped IPA. Pine and Grapefruits in full vivid form.
The flavors show some more juicy citrus, like oranges and tangelos, and the pine is there but riding shotgun, does leave some resinous impressions. Cascade is a guarantee, maybe some centennial going on too, but just a guess. pretty bitter over all and leaves a clean finish, the mouthfeel is full but clean.

For straight forward Cascade IPAs, i really enjoy this one. I could/would buy a 6pack now and then.

Serving type: bottle

11-30-2011 04:20:31 | More by ChadQuest
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Good sh*t. This is beer. It is a good beer. It is cheap, it is drinkable and this beer will get you drunk. My girlfriend had wine, I had this beer. I had others but this is the beer I liked most. I will order this beer again. It was a bit strong for my 8 year old, so we mixed it with soda water.

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Sierra Nevada Torpedo Extra IPA from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
93 out of 100 based on 7,967 ratings.