Sierra Nevada Estate Brewers Harvest Ale | Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.

BA SCORE
90
outstanding
389 Ratings
THE BROS
83
good
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Sierra Nevada Estate Brewers Harvest AleSierra Nevada Estate Brewers Harvest Ale
BEER INFO

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

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.70%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by Jmoore50 on 09-05-2009

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Ratings:
389
Reviews:
304
Avg:
4.07
pDev:
8.85%
 
 
Wants:
5
Gots:
11
For Trade:
0
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4/5  rDev -1.7%

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3.5/5  rDev -14%

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3.75/5  rDev -7.9%

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4/5  rDev -1.7%

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3.75/5  rDev -7.9%

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4/5  rDev -1.7%

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3.75/5  rDev -7.9%

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4/5  rDev -1.7%

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3.5/5  rDev -14%

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4/5  rDev -1.7%

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3.8/5  rDev -6.6%
look: 5 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Almost three fingers of head on a hazy deep amber colored body. Beautiful.
The aroma is faint with some lemon and honey.
A bold taste: lemon and grapefruit bitterness all over the place with some malt sweetness in the background... way in the back. The bitter finish is long lasting too.
A crisp texture with moderate carbonation.
A wonderfully bold IPA, could use some work in the aroma area though.

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4/5  rDev -1.7%

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4/5  rDev -1.7%

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4/5  rDev -1.7%

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4.26/5  rDev +4.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Weathered copper orange in color with a slight haze. Poured with a huge white foam that quickly reduced to a wispy cap that left random sticky lacings on the glass. Sticky sweet caramel and toasted malt aromas with fresh spicy and pine hops aromas on top of ripe citrus grapefruit hops beneath. Medium bodied with an oily smooth feel that subdues the carbonation. Spicy hop flavors up front with ripe grapefruit flavors in tow. Pine hop flavors intensify from the middle to the end. A strong sweet caramel malt backbone throughout. Finished with some boozy notes and a lingering pine hop bitterness. Lots of different flavors and aromas with solid maltiness and a great feel.

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4.25/5  rDev +4.4%

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3.5/5  rDev -14%

Sierra Nevada Estate Brewers Harvest Ale from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
4.07 out of 5 based on 389 ratings.
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