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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

7,991 Ratings
THE BROS
99
world-class

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Ratings: 7,991
Reviews: 2,536
rAvg: 4.16
pDev: 10.82%
Wants: 134
Gots: 650 | 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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arboristfish

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4.5/5  rDev +8.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

This beer has a hazy copper color, with a foamy white head. The aroma of the beer smells of sweet malt, citrus and piney hops. In the taste there is a sweet bitterness right away, and ends sweet with just the right balanced bitterness. The mouthfeel is medium with a moderate amount of carbonation. Overall this is a drinkable beer.

Serving type: bottle

12-01-2010 21:46:00 | More by arboristfish
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Sierra Nevada Torpedo Extra IPA from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
93 out of 100 based on 7,991 ratings.