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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

7,932 Ratings
THE BROS
99
world-class

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Ratings: 7,932
Reviews: 2,535
rAvg: 4.16
pDev: 10.82%
Wants: 133
Gots: 616 | 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)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
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calcutron

Texas

4.5/5  rDev +8.2%

06-03-2013 02:58:52 | More by calcutron
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jaz58

Ontario (Canada)

4.31/5  rDev +3.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

A good Extra IPA served in a clear pint glass.

Deep orange marmalade colour. Slightly cloudy in the glass.

Thick blonde coloured head with a decent lace.

Nice round mouth feel.

Gentle lemon flavour in the taste.

A decent bitters finish. Not in your face yet a good finish.

Serving type: bottle

06-03-2013 01:34:39 | More by jaz58
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nineworldseries

Ohio

4/5  rDev -3.8%

06-03-2013 00:15:10 | More by nineworldseries
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DerekMorgan

Massachusetts

4.5/5  rDev +8.2%

06-02-2013 22:50:26 | More by DerekMorgan
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Wufdogger

Ohio

4.69/5  rDev +12.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

This is a great 'go to' IPA. I can rely on this beer any time whether from bottle or from tap. Great smell and not too hoppy after taste while still assuring it is an IPA. Probably the best bang for the buck of all IPAs. This is a great 'starter' IPA for someone wanting to try one.

Serving type: bottle

06-02-2013 21:20:17 | More by Wufdogger
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mc4z

California

4/5  rDev -3.8%

06-02-2013 01:12:45 | More by mc4z
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ADTaber

South Carolina

4/5  rDev -3.8%

06-01-2013 23:59:34 | More by ADTaber
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Pdh32

Florida

4.88/5  rDev +17.3%
look: 5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

This is a consistently well balanced, well hopped beer. It's my first choice wherever I go. It's not so hoppy that it tastes like I've bitten into a pine tree, but the taste and drinkability is outstanding. Some beers can fluctuate with taste. I know exactly what to expect with a torpedo and ask for it by name at each establishment.

Serving type: bottle

06-01-2013 23:38:33 | More by Pdh32
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Mcvs1507

Indiana

4/5  rDev -3.8%

06-01-2013 22:41:10 | More by Mcvs1507
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Paccamacca

California

4.25/5  rDev +2.2%

06-01-2013 22:05:35 | More by Paccamacca
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gferg10

Massachusetts

4.5/5  rDev +8.2%

06-01-2013 10:52:52 | More by gferg10
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dwagner003

California

4/5  rDev -3.8%

06-01-2013 06:01:30 | More by dwagner003
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bodymarks

Rhode Island

4.5/5  rDev +8.2%

06-01-2013 02:55:53 | More by bodymarks
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Woodman70

Wisconsin

4/5  rDev -3.8%

06-01-2013 02:30:08 | More by Woodman70
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VaporDome

New York

4/5  rDev -3.8%

06-01-2013 01:36:12 | More by VaporDome
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MPSTARR

Florida

4.75/5  rDev +14.2%

06-01-2013 00:16:56 | More by MPSTARR
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SMM0606

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev -3.8%

05-31-2013 22:46:53 | More by SMM0606
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surprenant1138

Connecticut

3.75/5  rDev -9.9%

05-31-2013 20:59:25 | More by surprenant1138
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kguyty

Missouri

4.5/5  rDev +8.2%

05-31-2013 16:42:53 | More by kguyty
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apanloco

Sweden

3.75/5  rDev -9.9%

05-31-2013 13:16:07 | More by apanloco
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ackeeper

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev +2.2%

05-31-2013 05:34:24 | More by ackeeper
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Minn_Joe

Minnesota

3.75/5  rDev -9.9%

05-31-2013 04:26:17 | More by Minn_Joe
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IcemanCometh

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev -9.9%

05-31-2013 02:49:43 | More by IcemanCometh
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Ivegotmule

North Carolina

3.75/5  rDev -9.9%

05-31-2013 01:15:16 | More by Ivegotmule
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DaveR514

Quebec (Canada)

4.25/5  rDev +2.2%

05-30-2013 15:56:30 | More by DaveR514
Sierra Nevada Torpedo Extra IPA from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
93 out of 100 based on 7,932 ratings.