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Northern Hemisphere Harvest Wet Hop Ale - Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.

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Northern Hemisphere Harvest Wet Hop AleNorthern Hemisphere Harvest Wet Hop Ale

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3,117 Ratings

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Ratings: 3,117
Reviews: 1,448
rAvg: 4.19
pDev: 9.55%
Wants: 165
Gots: 118 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.70% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: jmatthew on 10-15-2001)
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look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

24oz : SN IPA Glass
bottled on 09/24/14

Pours a clear, dark amber read with a huge, foamy off white head that leaves a billowy top and thick, spotty lacing.

Big, resiny, citric hops. Light caramel malt backbone.

Medium body, foamy carbonation.

A very well done IPA. Big, fresh hop character with just enough malt to keep it balanced.

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Appearance: Beautiful amber. Excellent frothy head with great retention.
Smell: Pine, light citrus, and some sweetness.
Taste: Pine, malt, bitter and sweet.

Wow. This was unbelievably great. The smell was good, but it was the smooth taste that stole the show. The pine is met with a honey/sweet malty sweetness that just makes you smile. The citrus is more subtle, but it plays a nice role. I'm still blown away by how frothy the head remained. I would drink this every day.

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Northern Hemisphere Harvest Wet Hop Ale from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
92 out of 100 based on 3,117 ratings.