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Sierra Nevada Ruthless Rye IPA - Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.

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Sierra Nevada Ruthless Rye IPASierra Nevada Ruthless Rye IPA

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87
very good

4,216 Ratings
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Ratings: 4,216
Reviews: 1,035
rAvg: 3.89
pDev: 11.57%
Wants: 60
Gots: 228 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.60% ABV

Availability: Spring

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: kaseydad on 12-29-2011)
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nickthetick

Maryland

4.05/5  rDev +4.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

A: Pours an clear amber orange into a DFH off centered glass a light khaki head that hangs around for a while and clings to the glass and leaves a lovely lacing.

S: Orange and lemon aromas are heavy along with the moderate pine notes and the rye is noticeable in the form of a marble rye. Both the rye and wheat are present.

T: Much of the the flavors are oranges and and dark citrus. Pine is larger in the taste than in the nose. There are the rye bread and wheat notes, light caramel. There is actually a lot of the rye, but is not to be outdone by the citrus flavors.

MF: A solid medium body with some great effervescence, and very dry on the end.

O: Wonderful rye and a wonderful IPA that when put together make a great beer. A bit too dry and and the rye can subtract a bit from the classic pine and citrus IPA players but other than that just great.

Serving type: bottle

02-10-2012 03:18:01 | More by nickthetick
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Pours a deep copper with a decent foamy off-white head that stays for a bit. Nice lacing. Aroma of pine resin, hay and grainy malt. The rye gives it an earthy taste with a bit of sweet spice. It also balances nicely with the hops. It's bitter, but not overly so. It does give a nice tingle to the tongue. Medium mouth without a lot of carbonation. Definitely a solid beer as you would expect from SN.

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Sierra Nevada Ruthless Rye IPA from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
87 out of 100 based on 4,216 ratings.