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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

8,041 Ratings
THE BROS
99
world-class

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Ratings: 8,041
Reviews: 2,539
rAvg: 4.16
pDev: 10.82%
Wants: 135
Gots: 677 | 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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Reviews by righlander:
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righlander

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4.6/5  rDev +10.6%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 3

Pours a nice light amber from a 12oz bottle to a grand pilsner glass. Foamy sticky smelly 2 finger head.
Smell is very piney with a nice dose of citrus character from the whole cone hops. Toasty biscuit malt semi sweet smelling underneath the hops. Smells VERY NICE!
Taste is WONDERFUL! Piney hops infuse the sweet toasty malt followed by a very balanced and complex hoppy finish. Very piney but not over the top. The balance is excellent...they nailed it right on the head.
Drinkability not so good for me at 7.2%
but i can handle like 3
give this one a try when you see it.
well worth the money.

An excellent AIPA! Right up there with Titan in my opinion

Serving type: bottle

03-26-2009 05:43:26 | More by righlander
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Sierra Nevada Torpedo Extra IPA from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
93 out of 100 based on 8,041 ratings.