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Sierra Nevada Tumbler Autumn Brown Ale - Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.

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Sierra Nevada Tumbler Autumn Brown AleSierra Nevada Tumbler Autumn Brown Ale

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BA SCORE
86
very good

2,906 Ratings
THE BROS
93
outstanding

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Ratings: 2,906
Reviews: 1,037
rAvg: 3.84
pDev: 11.72%
Wants: 65
Gots: 163 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Brown Ale |  5.50% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
Tumbler is our take on the classic brown ale – full of roasted malt flavor but delicate on the palate and perfect for crisp fall days. Layered with notes of chocolate and toasted bread and a hint of smoke, Tumbler is the ultimate autumn beer, so grab a seat and watch as the leaves come tumbling down.

2014 - Available in Fall Variety Pack (no longer available standalone)

(Beer added by: Mebuzzard on 07-25-2010)
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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

12 oz. bottle from local grocery store poured into pint glass.

One finger off-white/almost light tan head, quick dissipation with a substantial layer of head retained on top of amber brown clear body, numerous trails of carbonation rising from bottom of glass. Pretty complex malty nose, roast, a bit fruity, and a wee bit of smoke. Taste mirrors the nose, with added attributes of grassy and floral hops, not much bitterness, pretty smooth. Mouthfeel is medium full, pretty good effervescence. While this isn't my favorite style, I do recognize its smoothness and high drinkability. A finely crafted beer for an cool autumn evening.

jdense, Sep 18, 2010
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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A. Dark copper colour, clear, with a very pale tan head. Lots of lace and the head sticks around right to the bottom of the pint.

S. Mostly malt, medium roast, a touch of higher roast bitterness, slightly sweet, it smells... creamy. And I don't mean it smells like cream.

T. There's an underlying brown ale sweetness that's held in check by some nice roasted flavours and a subtle hop bitterness. Well done to SN for holding back on the hops with this one. Still quite bitter in the finish though. No complaints from me there.

M. Medium bodied, very easy to drink, doesn't lay heavy on the stomach.

O. Brown Ale is far from being one of my favourite beer styles but I've come to look forward to Tumbler season. It's just a little high on the ABV to be considered a true session beer but I wouldn't supping this all evening.

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Sierra Nevada Tumbler Autumn Brown Ale from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
86 out of 100 based on 2,906 ratings.