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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

7,803 Ratings
THE BROS
99
world-class

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Ratings: 7,803
Reviews: 2,529
rAvg: 4.16
pDev: 10.82%
Wants: 127
Gots: 542 | 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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dontpanic5


4.65/5  rDev +11.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 5 | feel: 4 | overall: 5

The appearance is a straight up red body below a large white head. It has a musky malt smell that betrays the intense hop taste! Even though this beer is loaded on hops, it is never overbearing, just hugely present. No small task considering hops are present in every stage of the taste, from when it first hits your lips to the aftertaste. It's light bodied which lets it go down easy besides the strong taste. The mouthfeel is understated, which is fine. Overall I really like what Sierra Nevada has done here. They've made a double IPA that delivers on the hops, but presents that in a package that's suited and interesting.

Serving type: can

07-16-2012 01:31:07 | More by dontpanic5
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Sierra Nevada Torpedo Extra IPA from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
93 out of 100 based on 7,803 ratings.