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Sierra Nevada Glissade Golden Bock - Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.

Sierra Nevada Glissade Golden BockSierra Nevada Glissade Golden Bock

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BA SCORE
83
good

1,239 Ratings
THE BROS
83
good

(view ratings)
Ratings: 1239
Reviews: 873
rAvg: 3.65
pDev: 12.88%


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

Style | ABV
Maibock / Helles Bock |  6.40% ABV

Availability: Winter

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

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: adamette on 01-05-2010)
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NCBeernut

North Carolina

4.05/5  rDev +11%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4.5

Poured into a pint glass...

Extremely bright golden body topped by a foamy two finger head, that drops to a patchy coating in a few minutes.

European malts in the aroma - mostly a soft maltiness, but a bit grainy. Even the smell has a crispness to it. A light touch of grassy, floral hops. The slightest hint of alcohol at the very end.

Starts slightly sweet with honey flavors and a little malty, but with a definite crispness. Spicy hops come in mid-palate and tingle your tongue, again with some grassiness and floral character playing secondary roles. Bitterness comes in right on the finish with some bite, then lingers. Bordering astringency in the aftertaste. Fruity undertones from start to finish. Medium carbonation, good for the style. As Sierra Nevada says, this is a drinker, despite the ABV.

Serving type: bottle

04-11-2010 19:32:23 | More by NCBeernut
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Sierra Nevada Glissade Golden Bock from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
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