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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

7,986 Ratings
THE BROS
99
world-class

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Ratings: 7,986
Reviews: 2,536
rAvg: 4.16
pDev: 10.82%
Wants: 134
Gots: 647 | 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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websherpa

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4.55/5  rDev +9.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

Appearance: Light burnt orange. Very clean with virtually no clouding. The head is very modest and leaves something to be desired. Agitation produces small and quickly diminishing head. Lacing is moderate but only when the beer is agitated to produce a larger head.

Smell: Hops up front for sure. Pineapple being the primary note with subtle and somewhat sweet grapefruit coming in behind.

Taste: Plenty of hop flavor without being overly bitter. Pineapple and grapefruit again, that die slowly as the beer warms.

Mouthfeel: Light and airy with nice carbonation. Ends dry and with just a hint of stickiness.

Drinkability: Wonderful beer. Just picked up my first 6er of this and I'm already thinking of making it a staple. I could easily have this all night, and tomorrow night too.

Serving type: bottle

01-20-2011 21:14:28 | More by websherpa
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Sierra Nevada Torpedo Extra IPA from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
93 out of 100 based on 7,986 ratings.