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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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BA SCORE
87
very good

4,374 Ratings
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Ratings: 4,374
Reviews: 1,042
rAvg: 3.89
pDev: 11.57%
Wants: 64
Gots: 287 | 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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Pennsylvania

3/5  rDev -22.9%

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New York

3.5/5  rDev -10%

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Idaho

3/5  rDev -22.9%

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California

4.75/5  rDev +22.1%

08-03-2014 19:14:39 | More by jaredkc889
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New York

4.5/5  rDev +15.7%

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Florida

4.5/5  rDev +15.7%

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Mississippi

3.5/5  rDev -10%

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4/5  rDev +2.8%

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4.5/5  rDev +15.7%

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Florida

4/5  rDev +2.8%

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Michigan

4/5  rDev +2.8%

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Mississippi

3/5  rDev -22.9%

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4.21/5  rDev +8.2%

Bottle from the Vineyard to start off the weekend. Poured copper coloured with substantial off white head. Didn't really pay too much attention to the aroma as I was too keen to taste it. Great mouthfeel with a good balance of hop and malt. Nice head retention and lacing. Definitely should have bought more!

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joegard

Virginia

3.75/5  rDev -3.6%

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laituegonflable

Australia

4.05/5  rDev +4.1%

Pours a burnished copper colour, quite clear appearance. Head is off-white, nice and bubbly but sunk to a whispy cloud. Lacing is sticky and lovely. Looks good.

Smells fresh and hoppy, with lots of citric character, pine and a nice spicy rye hint. Touch of walnut and dark rye bread. Bit subdued though, it doesn't burst with aroma like I'd anticipated.

Taste is big and hoppy upfront: fresh and floral with hints of peach and citrus. Big spicy notes on the late-mid with pepper, allspice and some pine resin that gives quite a big bitterness. Nice balance though, with enough freshness from the hops to lighten it up and avoid the doldrums where it may otherwise have ended. Nice rye flavours, nice IPA flavours, lovely blend really.

Smooth mouthfeel, swills around pretty decently with a bit of texture, but otherwise goes down very nicely. I'm enjoying that.

Very nice rye IPA; noticeable flavours but nice balance. Big, but sophisticated.

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5/5  rDev +28.5%

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California

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Texas

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Missouri

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3.5/5  rDev -10%

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Indiana

4/5  rDev +2.8%

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3.5/5  rDev -10%

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Sierra Nevada Ruthless Rye IPA from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
87 out of 100 based on 4,374 ratings.