Sierra Nevada Torpedo Extra IPA | Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.

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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
Ratings:
10,940
Reviews:
2,928
Avg:
4.11
pDev:
10.95%
 
 
Wants:
359
Gots:
3,122
For Trade:
6
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4/5  rDev -2.7%

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4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

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4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

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4.2/5  rDev +2.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A-amber with 1/4 inch head

S-not getting much smell beyond hops and a bit of citrus

T-piney, grapefruit, touch of caramel

M- good balance to carbonation and not too thin or sticky on tongue.

O-drinkable, refreshing and affordable. This is my new go-to beer for the summer!

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4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

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2.5/5  rDev -39.2%

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4.5/5  rDev +9.5%

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4.75/5  rDev +15.6%

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2.5/5  rDev -39.2%

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3.36/5  rDev -18.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

This is my go to. With the reasonable price good taste and ok abv this is a beer i can relax with. The flavor is smooth with a little bit of a bite at the end. Alot of the other beers i have had in the same price range are much more bitter and malty than this beer is. I much rather prefer other IPAs but as i said for the price per a 6 pack its hard to complain.

This beer is considered a high gravity beer. That meaning it has a bit of a a maltier taste due to its brewing process and a higher abv than most putting it at a 7.2 which is right in the middle of high gravity ipas.

This is a beer that goes great on a warm summer night. It has a nice citrus hint to it making you feel all warm inside. It goes nicely with bbq food. I would say give it a try.

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4/5  rDev -2.7%

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5/5  rDev +21.7%

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4/5  rDev -2.7%

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Sierra Nevada Torpedo Extra IPA from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
4.11 out of 5 based on 10,940 ratings.
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