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Sierra Nevada Chico Estate Harvest Wet Hop Ale (2008) - Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.

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Sierra Nevada Chico Estate Harvest Wet Hop Ale (2008)Sierra Nevada Chico Estate Harvest Wet Hop Ale (2008)

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

197 Ratings
THE BROS
94
outstanding

(view ratings)
Ratings: 197
Reviews: 159
rAvg: 4.22
pDev: 8.29%
Wants: 5
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.70% ABV

Availability: Summer

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: flexabull on 09-07-2008)
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sethmeister

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4.65/5  rDev +10.2%
look: 5 | smell: 4 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Dark brass color, great clarity. Very clear with fine bubbles rising. Voluminous fluffy cream colored head looks like chiffon. Sticky lace decorates the glass from head to toe as though someone glued foam rubber to my pint glass. This beer is an absolute knockout. I have no choice but to give it a 5 for appearance.

Scent: grapefruit, pine, sweet citrus, fresh bread

Taste: Grapefruit, pine, citrus. sticky sweetness. Light bitterness - hops are primarily scent and flavor. Tastes wonderfully fresh and juicy. Bitterness and heat are not at all high and I wonder what the IBU's are.

Mouth is very slick, oily, with a brief clean finish. Reasonably full.

Drinkability is wonderful.

This beer is utterly delicious.

Serving type: bottle

10-04-2008 01:07:51 | More by sethmeister
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Sierra Nevada Chico Estate Harvest Wet Hop Ale (2008) from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
93 out of 100 based on 197 ratings.