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Best Of Beer Camp: California Common - Beer Camp #8 - Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.

Best Of Beer Camp: California Common - Beer Camp #8Best Of Beer Camp: California Common - Beer Camp #8

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very good

460 Ratings
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Ratings: 460
Reviews: 311
rAvg: 3.78
pDev: 11.38%

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

Style | ABV
California Common / Steam Beer |  6.50% 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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4.1/5  rDev +8.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Included in the 2011 Beer Camp mix pack. Anchor Steam was one of the first micros available to me years ago, so the California Common style holds some nostalgia. Sierra Nevada hit the ball out of the park with this, eclipsing the Anchor standard. Surprisingly well hopped, with a depth of flavor of an ale, but the body and drinkability of a lager. No grain notes at all, which was both pleasing and surprising. ABV is a touch higher than I would have expected, but I'll take the label's word for it. I'd like to see this become a regular seasonal.

Serving type: bottle

05-11-2011 18:36:48 | More by Brent
Best Of Beer Camp: California Common - Beer Camp #8 from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
85 out of 100 based on 460 ratings.