Sierra Nevada Tumbler Autumn Brown Ale | Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.

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Sierra Nevada Tumbler Autumn Brown AleSierra Nevada Tumbler Autumn Brown Ale
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Sierra Nevada Tumbler Autumn Brown AleSierra Nevada Tumbler Autumn Brown Ale

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

Style: American Brown Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.50%

Availability: Fall

Notes / Commercial Description:
Tumbler is our take on the classic brown ale – full of roasted malt flavor but delicate on the palate and perfect for crisp fall days. Layered with notes of chocolate and toasted bread and a hint of smoke, Tumbler is the ultimate autumn beer, so grab a seat and watch as the leaves come tumbling down.

2014 - Available in Fall Variety Pack (no longer available standalone)

Added by Mebuzzard on 07-25-2010

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Ratings: 3,387 |  Reviews: 1,117
Photo of LooseMoose1978
4/5  rDev +4.2%

Photo of Casey10
4/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

I really liked this beer for what it was. It is a really nice brown mellow flavor with some mellow taste.

I had a couple of these and poured into a tulip style glass.

This brew will not blow you away but if you are looking for a nice brown ale at a reasonable price this is not a bad choice.

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4/5  rDev +4.2%

Photo of deniserat
4/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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4/5  rDev +4.2%

Photo of FreshButterbeer
4/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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4/5  rDev +4.2%

Photo of Dwkasper
4/5  rDev +4.2%

This was the first brown ale I fell in love with. I've had better brown ales since, but this is still a good, very drinkable beer. Safety drink when in a NYC bar during the fall.

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Photo of Knobs303
4/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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4/5  rDev +4.2%

Photo of BB1313
4/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

12oz 2010 bottle poured into a standard pint glass. Pours an average brown w/ light shining through, decent head and lacing. I get malt and grains along w/ a hint of coffee and some spices, smells good. I also get the slightest pumpkin aroma. The taste matches, definitely nothing offensive. The flavors are there, I just wish they were bolder. The mouthfeel is nice for a brown. I would definitely consider this sessional, but one worked for me.

This beer really could've been really great, although it's not bad at all, I REALLY like it. I just wish the flavors were more pronounced.. that would take this beer over the top, IMO. I might have to check this one out again as the weather gets cooler. Nonetheless, if you're into brown ales, definitely check this one out.

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Photo of gregangley
4/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of gatornation
4/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

pours a mostly clear dark amber color with a 1 finger beige head..smell is roasted malts and toffee with hops in the background..taste is roasted toffee/malts some spice hops are present.mouth feel is medium + this is a autumn brown ale with earth notes SN makes great brews this is no exception is the best brown? no it is not.but its drinkable.affordable and just plain good

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4/5  rDev +4.2%

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4/5  rDev +4.2%

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Photo of RichieS2
4/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3

12 oz bottle poured into a standard pint glass.

A - Pours a dark reddish-brown, reminiscent of dirty copper with a creamy white head and moderate carbonation.

S - Plenty of malts there to greet the nose, promising sweetness. Not much in terms of hops.

T - Wow, fantastic! The malts bring incredible sweetness that dance on the tongue before some faint hoppiness comes into balance.

M -Pleasingly thick in the mouth and on the way down.

D - Kind of on the heavy side, but I would not hesitate to have another.

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Photo of chefdave37
4/5  rDev +4.2%

Sierra Nevada Tumbler Autumn Brown Ale from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
Beer rating: 3.84 out of 5 with 3,387 ratings
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