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: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Dark amber to copper color with a moderate white head and moderate lacing. Scents are grapefruit with some mild malt in the background. Taste is a nice balance of sharp pine with sweet malt, with a touch of spicy rye and pepper. Nothing spectacular, just a tasty and all-around good beer.

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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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