Sierra Nevada Torpedo Extra IPA - Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
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Ratings: 7,970 | Reviews: 2,536 | Display Reviews Only:
Reviews by myost88:
3.95/5 rDev -5%
look: 5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4
Poured from 12 oz bottle. Into tulip style pint.
Appearance- Deep copper color. Crystal clear and bubbly. Two finger head that leaves a lace rim where the original head was. Impressive.
Smell- A heap of grapefruit scents. Not as Piney as most IIPAs. Scent doesn't stick around long, kinda faded with the head. I was a little dissapointed.
Taste- Hoppy bitterness. Citrusy. Not sweet at all. Very sharp bite. Would go great with a sharp salty cheese. It's simple and it tastes good, nuff said.
Mouthfeel- Very crisp. Light-bodied. Highly carbonated.
Drinkability- At 7.2% it's one of the lighter IIPA's, so you can have a couple or 4. It's a nice beer that you don't have to think much about, so it's great when you're out with friends.
Overall- Very good beer. Not outstanding. The only complaint I have is that it lacks the sweet finish that I've come to really enjoy from an IIPA. Still, I will gladly drink this again. And the price won't break the bank.
Serving type: bottle
08-10-2009 02:19:39 | More by myost88
More User Reviews:
4.25/5 rDev +2.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.25
Good sh*t. This is beer. It is a good beer. It is cheap, it is drinkable and this beer will get you drunk. My girlfriend had wine, I had this beer. I had others but this is the beer I liked most. I will order this beer again. It was a bit strong for my 8 year old, so we mixed it with soda water.
Serving type: on-tap
07-25-2014 02:15:01 | More by SSwarts
Sierra Nevada Torpedo Extra IPA from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
93 out of 100 based on 7,970 ratings.