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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

7,963 Ratings
THE BROS
99
world-class

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Ratings: 7,963
Reviews: 2,535
rAvg: 4.16
pDev: 10.82%
Wants: 134
Gots: 634 | 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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zhanson88

California

3.95/5  rDev -5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4.5

Appearance: Torpedo IPA pours a copper color with about 1.5 fingers of slightly off white head. Retention is pretty good, and lacing is decent.

Smell: A bit of maltiness up front, with a lot of citrus and pine following that. Very appropriate for an IPA, but nothing mind-blowing.

Taste: Slight maltiness up front, with tons of citrus following. Maybe slight pine as well, but the hop character in this beer is overwhelmingly in the citrus category. Dry finish. Very nice and refreshing.

Mouthfeel: A hair over light bodied with a good deal of carbonation. Not outstanding here, but still pretty nice. Slightly above average.

Drinkability: This is a very drinkable beer by Sierra Nevada. Very nice hop character; I'm definitely a big fan of the citrus. Overall a good IPA, but nothing too mindblowing.

Serving type: bottle

08-30-2010 05:57:58 | More by zhanson88
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Sierra Nevada Torpedo Extra IPA from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
93 out of 100 based on 7,963 ratings.