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Sierra Nevada Summerfest Lager - Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.

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Sierra Nevada Summerfest LagerSierra Nevada Summerfest Lager

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BA SCORE
83
good

3,657 Ratings
THE BROS
89
very good

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Ratings: 3,657
Reviews: 1,483
rAvg: 3.66
pDev: 13.11%
Wants: 66
Gots: 274 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Czech Pilsener |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Summer

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 06-17-2001

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look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Appearance: light golden color.. Frothy 1.5 finger head.. Head sticks around but goes down to a thin film..

Aroma: sweetness upfront, bready notes, slight lemon zest.. Spicey notes, with just a faint hop presence..

Taste: bready at first, spicey zest with a bit of citrus.. Then comes a hop bitterness that quickly goes away as quickly as it comes.. Finishes kind of dry that makes you want more.. Quite refreshing though..

Mf is medium bodied with a light to medium carbonation level..

Very easy to drink beer.. Very well balanced.. Not too much going on, but has enough flavor.. Can easily be a session beer.. Could also be a great gateway brew in my opinion..

Cheers!!

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look: 2.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

2007 version

An effervescent deep gold with 4 fingers of white rocky head. Below average head retention & lacing

S: Herbalhops & a little bit of floral hops

T: Floral hops,lemons & straw up front. Finshses lemon hoppy Wth a little grainyness & fruittyness

MF: Geat balance & medium bodied, a little light on the carbonation

Drinks very easy, but not as tasty as last years

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Sierra Nevada Summerfest Lager from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
83 out of 100 based on 3,657 ratings.