Sierra Nevada Torpedo Extra IPA | Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.

10,939 Ratings
Sierra Nevada Torpedo Extra IPASierra Nevada Torpedo Extra IPA

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

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

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4/5  rDev -2.7%

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4.5/5  rDev +9.5%

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4.68/5  rDev +13.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

This is a great 'go to' IPA. I can rely on this beer any time whether from bottle or from tap. Great smell and not too hoppy after taste while still assuring it is an IPA. Probably the best bang for the buck of all IPAs. This is a great 'starter' IPA for someone wanting to try one.

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4/5  rDev -2.7%

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4/5  rDev -2.7%

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4.87/5  rDev +18.5%
look: 5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

This is a consistently well balanced, well hopped beer. It's my first choice wherever I go. It's not so hoppy that it tastes like I've bitten into a pine tree, but the taste and drinkability is outstanding. Some beers can fluctuate with taste. I know exactly what to expect with a torpedo and ask for it by name at each establishment.

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4/5  rDev -2.7%

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4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

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4.5/5  rDev +9.5%

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4/5  rDev -2.7%

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4.5/5  rDev +9.5%

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4/5  rDev -2.7%

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4/5  rDev -2.7%

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4.75/5  rDev +15.6%

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4/5  rDev -2.7%

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3.75/5  rDev -8.8%

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4.5/5  rDev +9.5%

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3.75/5  rDev -8.8%

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4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

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3.75/5  rDev -8.8%

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3.75/5  rDev -8.8%

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3.75/5  rDev -8.8%

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4/5  rDev -2.7%

Sierra Nevada Torpedo Extra IPA from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
4.11 out of 5 based on 10,939 ratings.
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