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Sierra Nevada Southern Hemisphere Harvest Fresh Hop Ale - Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.

Sierra Nevada Southern Hemisphere Harvest Fresh Hop AleSierra Nevada Southern Hemisphere Harvest Fresh Hop Ale

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rAvg: 4.07
pDev: 9.58%


Brewed by:
Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.70% ABV

Availability: Summer

Notes/Commercial Description:
ABV: 6.7%
Beginning gravity: 14.7 Plato
Ending gravity: 3.9 Plato
IBU: 66
Malts: Pale and Caramel
Yeast: Top-fermenting ale yeast
Bittering hops: Pacific Halertau
Finishing hops: New Zealand Motueka and New Zealand Southern Cross

(Beer added by: Todd on 05-07-2008)
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crewfan16

Minnesota

3.6/5  rDev -11.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

poured from a bomber to a sam adams perfect pint - 2012 version

a- pours clear copper/orange color with thick ice cream like head. leaves great lacing as the head dies out

s- not a ton on the nose for a fresh hop. muted hop and malt. just not getting a ton there

t- piney resin hop flavor, grapefruit maybe. some sweet malty backbone and finishes bitter and hoppy. good solid flavor profile

m- nice texture. slightly oily and creamy, but enough carbonation to wash it away

ovreall, another solid beer from sierra nevada, but like most of their line, nothing that knocks my socks off. price is right at under $5 for the bottle and i would pick it up again if ever looking for a priced right fresh hop brew.

Serving type: bottle

06-22-2012 03:22:09 | More by crewfan16
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Sierra Nevada Southern Hemisphere Harvest Fresh Hop Ale from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
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