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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

8,058 Ratings
THE BROS
99
world-class

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Ratings: 8,058
Reviews: 2,540
rAvg: 4.16
pDev: 10.82%
Wants: 137
Gots: 681 | 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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RedSpecial1

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4.22/5  rDev +1.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Pours a nice amber with a little bit of residual cream colored head on top. The nose is great on this beer, lots of pine notes, and a bit of citrus as well. The flavor is pine on the front with a pleasant hop bitterness on the end. The mouthfeel is light, but with all the flavor going on it balances out to be pretty drinkable. Overall, a great beer for a hot afternoon.

Serving type: bottle

04-29-2011 22:48:36 | More by RedSpecial1
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Sierra Nevada Torpedo Extra IPA from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
93 out of 100 based on 8,058 ratings.