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Sierra Nevada Torpedo Extra IPA | Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.

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Sierra Nevada Torpedo Extra IPASierra Nevada Torpedo Extra IPA
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4.15/5
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11,041 Ratings
Sierra Nevada Torpedo Extra IPASierra Nevada Torpedo Extra IPA
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
California, United States
sierranevada.com

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.20%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
From the brewery ... Sierra Nevada Torpedo Ale is a big American IPA; bold, assertive and full of flavor and aromas highlighting the complex citrus, pine and herbal character of whole-cone American hops.

Added by GClarkage on 05-12-2006

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#1,431
Reviews:
2,949
Ratings:
11,041
pDev:
10.84%
Bros Score:
4.46
 
 
Wants:
367
Gots:
3,204
Trade:
6
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3.5/5  rDev -15.7%

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4/5  rDev -3.6%

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4.25/5  rDev +2.4%

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4/5  rDev -3.6%

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4.58/5  rDev +10.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

A wonderful trip into the Hop Flavored land called Sierra Nevada.

When I first opened the bottle I was assaulted, in a good way, but the heavy hop smell.
Then came the tasting. A rush of bitter followed by a serene mouthfeel.

We all know that Sierra Nevada is a great ale, whatever they make. This is a great addition to the family.

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4.25/5  rDev +2.4%

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4/5  rDev -3.6%

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look: 4.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Pours amber/honey colored with thick foamy head. There is excellent lacing on the side of the glass. Strong citrus and floral smell. You can smell the higher alcohol content as well. Smooth malty taste. You don't get the hoppy bite until the end. More of a piney, resin like hop. Smooth bitter after taste at the end. A very, very well balanced beer. Excellent!

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Sierra Nevada Torpedo Extra IPA from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
Beer rating: 4.15 out of 5 with 11,041 ratings
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