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Best Of Beer Camp: Double IPA - Beer Camp #29 - Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.

Best Of Beer Camp: Double IPA - Beer Camp #29Best Of Beer Camp: Double IPA - Beer Camp #29

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BA SCORE
88
very good

461 Ratings
THE BROS
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no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 461
Reviews: 312
rAvg: 3.9
pDev: 10.77%


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

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  8.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

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

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Brent on 05-11-2011)
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SFGuy187

California

4.38/5  rDev +12.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

A: Pours a golden copper into my pint glass. Nice frothy head and sticky-icky lacing. Nice.

S: A lot of resin & hops but balanced with a malt profile. Doesn't smell overly sweet.

T: Ripe citrus, saliva-inducing bitterness and a rich malt profile. Not sweet at all and the 8.5% is well hidden.

M: Very smooth indeed. The bitterness does not overpower and the finish is well-balanced.

O: A great offering from Sierra Nevada and it's nice to see a solid attempt at the DIPA category. While this is no Pliny, it is up there with great west coast DIPAs.

Serving type: bottle

06-16-2011 06:29:18 | More by SFGuy187
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Best Of Beer Camp: Double IPA - Beer Camp #29 from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
88 out of 100 based on 461 ratings.