Northern Hemisphere Harvest Wet Hop IPA | Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.

BA SCORE
93
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3,636 Ratings
Northern Hemisphere Harvest Wet Hop IPANorthern Hemisphere Harvest Wet Hop IPA
BEER INFO

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

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.70%

Availability: Fall

Notes / Commercial Description:
Formerly Northern Hemisphere Harvest Wet Hop Ale

Added by jmatthew on 10-15-2001

BEER STATS
Ratings:
3,636
Reviews:
1,517
Avg:
4.16
pDev:
9.62%
 
 
Wants:
240
Gots:
282
For Trade:
0
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Ratings: 3,636 |  Reviews: 1,517
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3.5/5  rDev -15.9%

Photo of Tang07
5/5  rDev +20.2%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

This is a truly wonderful brew. I look forward to drinking the NH and the SH Wet Hop Ales seasonally.

It's very drinkable and is more balanced and has more flavor and character than say their Torpedo.

It looks great, a nice dark copper with a fabulous hopyy smell.

It can be a session beer despite it's high abv.

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Photo of jgammoniv
3.75/5  rDev -9.9%

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4/5  rDev -3.8%

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4.25/5  rDev +2.2%

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3/5  rDev -27.9%

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4.75/5  rDev +14.2%

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4/5  rDev -3.8%

Photo of grahamboudreaux
5/5  rDev +20.2%

Photo of Zachtheporter
4.75/5  rDev +14.2%

Photo of Benny3000
4.5/5  rDev +8.2%

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4.75/5  rDev +14.2%

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4.5/5  rDev +8.2%

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4/5  rDev -3.8%

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4.5/5  rDev +8.2%

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4.25/5  rDev +2.2%

Photo of lovindahops
4.25/5  rDev +2.2%

Photo of ladofmanor
4.5/5  rDev +8.2%

Photo of Snikwad1020
4.5/5  rDev +8.2%

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4.5/5  rDev +8.2%

Photo of HopNuggets
4.5/5  rDev +8.2%

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4.5/5  rDev +8.2%

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4.5/5  rDev +8.2%

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3.5/5  rDev -15.9%

Photo of patre_tim
4.37/5  rDev +5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

A: Orange brown with a little sediment, 3 finger orange brown tinged head, moderate carbonation.

S: Caramel with orange, hops, citrus, pine, slight barnyard. Fruity and floral.

T: Follows nose with caramel, orange, hops citrus, pine and some fruity and floral, only getting the barnyard when siphoned over the top of my tongue.

M: Syrupy, medium thick body, medium low carbonation.

O: Great IPA. Balanced, the barnyard is not overwhelming and acceptable, but does bring it down slightly in my opinion. Love the idea of it all harvested fresh in one day, love the bottle, love the taste. Should be tried.

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Northern Hemisphere Harvest Wet Hop IPA from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
4.16 out of 5 based on 3,636 ratings.
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