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

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3,377 Ratings
Sierra Nevada Tumbler Autumn Brown AleSierra Nevada Tumbler Autumn Brown Ale
BEER INFO

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

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

BEER STATS
Ratings:
3,377
Reviews:
1,113
Avg:
3.83
pDev:
11.49%
 
 
Wants:
105
Gots:
336
For Trade:
0
User Ratings & Reviews
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Ratings: 3,377 |  Reviews: 1,113
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3.83/5  rDev 0%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

A: dark brown almost redish in color. thin head that stays till its in your tummy
S: not a strong smell mostly just malts and some sour yeast smell
T: the best part!!! a hint of almonds combined with a malty sweetness. hops come through near the end but only for asecond
M: decent carbonation, clean and crisp almost like a lager

O: one of my favorites such a refreshing beer perfect for those fall leaf pickup days

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3/5  rDev -21.7%

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3/5  rDev -21.7%

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2.5/5  rDev -34.7%

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4/5  rDev +4.4%

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3.7/5  rDev -3.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Tasted almost a year and a half ago - reviewed from notes that were lost and recently found.

Pours medium brown with a dense light tan head that thins and lasts.

The smell is of roasted nuts, caramel and a slight touch of smoke.

The taste is of sweet caramel/toffee with roasted nuts. There is a light smoked character and a mild earthiness that balance the sweet malts.

It is medium-to-full bodied and pretty smooth.

This is an enjoyable, pretty standard, American brown ale. Another good brew from Sierra Nevada!

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4/5  rDev +4.4%

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Sierra Nevada Tumbler Autumn Brown Ale from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
3.83 out of 5 based on 3,377 ratings.
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