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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9,236 Ratings

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Ratings: 9,236
Reviews: 2,636
rAvg: 4.16
pDev: 11.06%
Wants: 191
Gots: 1,320 | FT: 4
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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4.25/5  rDev +2.2%

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4.23/5  rDev +1.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Sometimes there are beers that captivate your taste buds. Sierra Nevada are not known for creating such beers, with limited exception, and Torpedo Extra IPA is no exception to that rule. However, as an American IPA goes, it's still damn tasty. It doesn't do anything unique, but it's really, really well balanced and, per Sierra Nevada's standards, has a perfect combination of thickness and carbonation. So, if you don't feel like dissecting a beer, this is a good way to go for an American IPA. It's not interesting, but it's damn tasty.

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4.88/5  rDev +17.3%

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4.25/5  rDev +2.2%

First you taste citrus then the super hoppiness. Nice dry finish. A must buy/drink again selection

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Sierra Nevada Torpedo Extra IPA from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
93 out of 100 based on 9,236 ratings.