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Sierra Nevada Torpedo Extra IPA - Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.

Sierra Nevada Torpedo Extra IPASierra Nevada Torpedo Extra IPA

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

7,246 Ratings
THE BROS
99
world-class

(view ratings)
Ratings: 7246
Reviews: 2495
rAvg: 4.16
pDev: 10.82%


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)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
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Reviews by happygnome:
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happygnome

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4.2/5  rDev +1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A: pours a golden orange color with about a half inch of head that disappears quickly leaving a good amount of lacing around the top of the beer and edge of the glass. Carbonation can be seen rising to the top of the beer.

S: Biscuit malts followed by strong piny and citrusy hop bitterness. The aroma is very inviting.

T: Biscuit malts, grapefruit and citrus hop bitterness to balance.

M: medium to full bodied beer with good carbonation

overall, this is a really good ipa, I will purchase again

Serving type: bottle

07-07-2011 19:59:05 | More by happygnome
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Sierra Nevada Torpedo Extra IPA from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
93 out of 100 based on 7,246 ratings.