Sierra Nevada Ruthless Rye IPA | Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.

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Sierra Nevada Ruthless Rye IPASierra Nevada Ruthless Rye IPA
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Sierra Nevada Ruthless Rye IPASierra Nevada Ruthless Rye IPA

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

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.60%

Availability: Spring

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Added by kaseydad on 12-29-2011

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look: 4.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Appearance: A lightly hazy, caramel-orange color with a one finger, fine foam head which left a decent lace webbing.

Smell: The citrus hops come through on a mild note accompanied with a nice, spicy twang. A touch of light fruit, malt, and grain are present as well.

Taste: The beginning comes through with a touch of spicy citrus hops; the middle accentuates the beginning flavors and brings it to a peak; the end rolls out into a spicy, bitter, and soft wheat finish.

Mouthfeel: A bubbly, rugged, bitter IPA. Smooth, yet mildly thick - a bit defensive.

Overall: A strange IPA. It brings a good twist to the style, it carries true to its name with an excellent ruthlessness.

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Sierra Nevada Ruthless Rye IPA from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
Beer rating: 3.89 out of 5 with 5,108 ratings
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