Sierra Nevada Torpedo Extra IPA | Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.

Sierra Nevada Torpedo Extra IPASierra Nevada Torpedo Extra IPA
BA SCORE
4.15/5
11,027 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:
#1,398
Reviews:
2,945
Ratings:
11,027
pDev:
10.84%
Bros Score:
4.46
 
 
Wants:
364
Gots:
3,193
Trade:
6
HISTOGRAM
 
User Ratings & Reviews
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Ratings: 11,027 |  Reviews: 2,945
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4.25/5  rDev +2.4%

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4/5  rDev -3.6%

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4.5/5  rDev +8.4%

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4.25/5  rDev +2.4%

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3.75/5  rDev -9.6%

Photo of Fl1pzomg
4.67/5  rDev +12.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

What can I say? I love this beer.

It's bold and has a great hoppy front with smooth malt finish. Very floral and crisp and appealing to the nose and the tongue. Wonderful color, great balance with the bitterness and the malt taste.

I made the mistake of cooking with this beer and the food I made took a horrible taste from it, a great beer like this must be drank, not used for cooking.

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4/5  rDev -3.6%

Photo of admiral
4.24/5  rDev +2.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Huge on hops - a big bold IPA, nice and crisp, with the hops made to shine.
a light malt background, with the dominant flavours and aroma being pine, citrus, floral, grapefruit.

An excellent drinking beer, which is a go to beer if you want a strong, bold and crisp IPA

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3.75/5  rDev -9.6%

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4/5  rDev -3.6%

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5/5  rDev +20.5%

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5/5  rDev +20.5%

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4.75/5  rDev +14.5%

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4.5/5  rDev +8.4%

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4/5  rDev -3.6%

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4.75/5  rDev +14.5%

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3.5/5  rDev -15.7%

Photo of derbledraught
4.97/5  rDev +19.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Great beer, exactly what an IPA should taste like and smell like.

This is my classic go to. Rich hop taste and aroma. Very piney and crisp. Refreshing on the palette, not to thick, or muddy.

Availability is a plus. And for being a larger craft brew, the consistency of the beer is spot on.

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4/5  rDev -3.6%

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4.5/5  rDev +8.4%

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4/5  rDev -3.6%

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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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3.5/5  rDev -15.7%

Sierra Nevada Torpedo Extra IPA from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
Beer rating: 4.15 out of 5 with 11,027 ratings
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