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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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scotvega18

New York

3.78/5  rDev -3.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Poured from 12 oz bottle into a Southern Tier Tulip

A - Pours a nice yellow orange color, a little lighter than an imperial IPA normally. Very Clear and barley any hop haze. Off white head that sticks around and is extremely fluffy, lacing is decent.

S - Sunshine in a bottle. Reminds me of other Double IPAs like Blue Dot IPA. Very nice with a lot of floral hop and some mild citrus.

T - Bold Bitterness and some spiciness that is present in thier Celebration ale. More hop presence though and bit bitter and dry finish. perfect for the style, but nothing over the time or adventurous.

M - Carbonation is solid and no alcohol to be found.

Notes - Pretty solid, and very drinkable. Not quite enough sweetness to balance out the bitterness and keeps it from being over the top delicious.

Serving type: bottle

06-24-2011 18:57:38 | More by scotvega18
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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.