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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

7,982 Ratings
THE BROS
99
world-class

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Ratings: 7,982
Reviews: 2,536
rAvg: 4.16
pDev: 10.82%
Wants: 135
Gots: 641 | 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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IllNate

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4.28/5  rDev +2.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

A - Pours a nice light copper with a good hop haze. Loads of nice fluffy white head. Great retention.

S - Great aroma. Light floral with bolder citrus hops and some delicate herbal notes. Malt aroma is just barely perceptable. Wonderfully complex.

T - Big bold hop flavor. Pretty intense for a standard IPA. Citrus/grapefruit hop is very prominent. Bit of herbal hop as well and just alot of straight bitterness. Kinda blows out the palate after several samples.

M - Very bitter and puckering. But very smooth otherwise and a nice well rounded beer.

D - Good for such a bold IPA, but it is a bit overpowering.

Serving type: bottle

02-28-2011 02:50:19 | More by IllNate
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Sierra Nevada Torpedo Extra IPA from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
93 out of 100 based on 7,982 ratings.