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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

7,802 Ratings
THE BROS
99
world-class

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Ratings: 7,802
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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haz77

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4.08/5  rDev -1.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

A - Pours a clear light copper with and in of firm white head. This reduces slightly, but a firm half-inch cap sits resolute. Minimal carbonation visible.

S - Resinous/citric/herbal hops, molasses, hint of banana skin, fig, melon.

T - Citric hops build towards the middle of the drink, along with some light fruit. Dark fruit and molasses move in at the end. The long finish is all caramel and resinous/herbal drying hops. Nice.

M - Very good. Medium carbonation gives way to a quite syrupy, full body. Some carbonation remains to ensure the palate is cleansed.

D - Doesn't disappoint in any area. Not hugely complex, but plenty of interest and a good all rounder.

Serving type: bottle

11-12-2011 13:22:10 | More by haz77
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Sierra Nevada Torpedo Extra IPA from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
93 out of 100 based on 7,802 ratings.