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

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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

469 Ratings
THE BROS
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(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 469
Reviews: 312
rAvg: 3.9
pDev: 10.77%
Wants: 6
Gots: 7 | FT: 0
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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Njstoutlover23

New Jersey

4/5  rDev +2.6%

04-28-2012 03:32:03 | More by Njstoutlover23
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dgeebs07

New York

3/5  rDev -23.1%

04-15-2012 12:46:17 | More by dgeebs07
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Danno48

West Virginia

4.25/5  rDev +9%

04-12-2012 20:29:15 | More by Danno48
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AlphaKing414

Wisconsin

3.75/5  rDev -3.8%

04-02-2012 05:11:24 | More by AlphaKing414
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KevdoggNasty


3.75/5  rDev -3.8%

03-30-2012 06:16:05 | More by KevdoggNasty
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LiquidAmber

Washington

4.25/5  rDev +9%

Review from 5/2011 notes. Poured into a Gulden Draak tulip.
Pours a medium orange amber. Thin white head, but nice lacing. Intense floral hops and citrus aroma. Piney, citrusy, intense hops, light malt. Powerful hops finish, but the hops are aromatic and interesting to offset the bitterness of the intense finish. Medium mouth feel. A nice, enjoyable IPA. So far this beer camp set is batting 100.

03-21-2012 03:02:46 | More by LiquidAmber
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UltimateLivewire

South Carolina

4/5  rDev +2.6%

03-12-2012 20:05:54 | More by UltimateLivewire
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DSlim71

New Jersey

3.75/5  rDev -3.8%

03-12-2012 16:20:08 | More by DSlim71
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catfan2000

Kentucky

4.5/5  rDev +15.4%

03-11-2012 21:48:11 | More by catfan2000
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dominic4beer

California

4.25/5  rDev +9%

03-11-2012 18:21:28 | More by dominic4beer
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aclark44

Minnesota

3/5  rDev -23.1%

03-03-2012 02:24:05 | More by aclark44
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minneapolitanjim

Minnesota

4.5/5  rDev +15.4%

02-29-2012 23:25:25 | More by minneapolitanjim
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John11486

California

4/5  rDev +2.6%

02-21-2012 18:34:26 | More by John11486
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Rocketman8911

California

5/5  rDev +28.2%

02-21-2012 06:07:52 | More by Rocketman8911
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tdmccarthy

Illinois

4/5  rDev +2.6%

02-17-2012 22:00:15 | More by tdmccarthy
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ninner00

Ohio

4/5  rDev +2.6%

02-16-2012 01:54:22 | More by ninner00
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Tyrawlings

Ohio

3.5/5  rDev -10.3%

02-11-2012 22:02:04 | More by Tyrawlings
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AndrewMichael

Virginia

4.5/5  rDev +15.4%

02-03-2012 01:26:01 | More by AndrewMichael
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TastyIsBeer

Illinois

4/5  rDev +2.6%

01-31-2012 04:36:04 | More by TastyIsBeer
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jfcaa193

Connecticut

3.5/5  rDev -10.3%

01-30-2012 02:58:43 | More by jfcaa193
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kew

Texas

3.5/5  rDev -10.3%

01-19-2012 22:19:54 | More by kew
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kiki3drt292

California

3.5/5  rDev -10.3%

01-19-2012 18:07:56 | More by kiki3drt292
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derricksmalls

Virginia

3.5/5  rDev -10.3%

01-19-2012 18:05:09 | More by derricksmalls
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HalfFull

California

4.03/5  rDev +3.3%

Bottle poured into a pint glass. Shows a golden apricot with a firm half inch cap of foam. Mostly clear but with loads of clingy tiny bubbles sticking to the entire surface area of the glass. Solid lacing follows.

Deep hop aroma with a resinous nature and some citrus sitting on top of that. Touch of tropical fruit and spice with warming. Bit dank in a good way.

Taste is lightly creamy with lots of citrus and hop spice through the palate. Offers a fairly long finish of hop spice and bready malts with a tinge of citrus. Pleasantly lacking any caramel notes. Carbonation lends a nice feel to the brew.

Overall not as fresh and bright as when first had late summer but has held up well for the style. Just a touch of citric sweetness is present while the ABV is never a factor on the palate.

A- (4.5/4/4/4/4)

01-15-2012 05:01:23 | More by HalfFull
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Jack53

Illinois

4.5/5  rDev +15.4%

01-14-2012 20:56:43 | More by Jack53
Best Of Beer Camp: Double IPA - Beer Camp #29 from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
88 out of 100 based on 469 ratings.