Sierra Nevada Summerfest | Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.

Sierra Nevada SummerfestSierra Nevada Summerfest
BA SCORE
3.67/5
4,244 Ratings
Sierra Nevada SummerfestSierra Nevada Summerfest
BEER INFO

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

Style: Czech Pilsener

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.00%

Availability: Summer

Notes / Commercial Description:
There's something about a warm summer day that calls out for a cold glass of great beer, and this classic Czech-style lager is sure to fit the bill. Crisp, golden and refreshing, Summerfest is the perfect choice for soaking up the sunshine. Summerfest is a Czech-style lager featuring a slight malt sweetness, a spicy hop flavor, and the crisp finish you want on a hot summer day.

Added by BeerAdvocate on 06-17-2001

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#31,837
Reviews:
1,610
Ratings:
4,244
pDev:
12.81%
Bros Score:
3.95
 
 
Wants:
141
Gots:
658
Trade:
0
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look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Note: This review was a re-post from my former account, jmkratt, which was hacked and I lost all my reviews...sorry for the redundancy.

Review based on notes I found in a file from July 4, 2010.

A - The beer poured a slightly hazy light straw color with a nice larger white head.

S - The beer smelled of grain, hay, and spice.

T - The beer started with a clean grain malt flavor with a mild bitterness. The middle has hints of lemon and spice and finishes slightly sweet.

M - Medium body with a lot of carbonation.

D - Good.

Overall, I thought the beer was ok but not special. I think there are better representations of the style out there.

Serving type: bottle

Reviewed on: 02-05-2011 21:10:28

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Sierra Nevada Summerfest from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
Beer rating: 3.67 out of 5 with 4,244 ratings
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