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Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.

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213 Ratings
Ratings: 213
Reviews: 62
rAvg: 4.61
pDev: 9.98%
Active Beers: 197
Beer Ratings: 96,610
Beer Avg: 3.85
Taps: 0
Bottles: 0
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[ Brewery, Bar, Eatery ]

1075 E. 20th Street
Chico, California, 95928
United States
phone: (530) 893-3520

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4.3/5  rDev -6.7%

Sierra Nevada Brewing Co has been on my bucket list for a long time. I have been drinking their beer for 25 years, but never found the chance to visit Chico and check out the brewery. When my second son wanted to check out CSU Chico, I scheduled a tour on a Friday afternoon.

The tour was a lot of fun. You get an introduction while having a taste of pale ale and checking out different types of malts. Afterwards, you go on a tour to check out the hops (get to smell them) and follow the complete process of making beer! In the end, they give you a sample of about eight different beers (varies depending on the time of year). We got to try barreled aged Big Foot. Awesome! The tour guide was friendly and knowledgeable.

Afterwards, we went to have dinner at the restaurant. Not sure if they take reservations, but if they do, get them. We had to wait an hour to get seated. The food was good and the atmosphere was laid back, but nice.

QuakeAttack, May 20, 2013
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Favorite beer of all time is the Pale Ale. I try a lot of different beers throughout the year and that's the one I come back to time and again. Has a smooth yet full flavor taste. It's great for an everyday beer. Their other beers are pretty amazing as well.

Finkline, Friday at 10:29 PM
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4.75/5  rDev +3%

Flashy, Thursday at 10:25 PM
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5/5  rDev +8.5%

Haven't had a bad beer from them, and I tend to judge styles from several of their beers. Big fan, would love to visit.

everythingiszen, Tuesday at 03:41 AM
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Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. in Chico, CA
100 out of 100 based on 213 ratings.