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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

8,049 Ratings
THE BROS
99
world-class

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Ratings: 8,049
Reviews: 2,540
rAvg: 4.16
pDev: 10.82%
Wants: 136
Gots: 678 | 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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MrJohnnyDRocker


4.45/5  rDev +7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Poured form a bottle into a pint glass. Very nice amber color. Great head with amazing lacing. Smells of piney hops, with underlying citrus notes, along with that classic scent that can only be described as "beer". The hops hit the tounge instantly, with just enough malt to keep the bitterness from becoming unpleasant. As with the aroma, the pineyness of the hops is more immediate, with the citrus coming into play in the finish. Good mouthfeel. Not too heavy, but you know you're drinking a real beer, not beer-flavored water. Very nice buzz, but the alcohol is well hidden by this beer's amazing flavor.

Serving type: bottle

07-12-2012 01:24:45 | More by MrJohnnyDRocker
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Sierra Nevada Torpedo Extra IPA from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
93 out of 100 based on 8,049 ratings.