Brewery: Sierra Nevada in Chico, California Style: IPA ABV: 7.4% IBUs: 55 Rate Beer: 97/100 Pour: A beautiful golden colour with a big, fluffy white head. Big hoppy aromas. Dank, piney, resinous flavour. Hints of bubblegum and stone fruit. Lovely bitterness with a little bit of spiciness in the backend. This reminds me why I fell in […]
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Sierra Nevada – 40th Anniversary Hoppy Ale
Brewery: Sierra Nevada in Chico, California Style: IPA ABV: 6% IBUs: 65 Rate Beer: 90/100 Pour: Golden orange colour with a small white head. Immediately get a big hit of citrus aromas. Candied Orange and melon with hints of mango which is backed up on first sip. A little bitterness that I come to expect with […]
Sierra Nevada – Fantastic Haze
Sierra Nevada’s imperial version of Hazy Little Thing. A bold hoppy IPA that is less hazy but more IIPA.
Sierra Nevada – Porter
It’s been a long time since I’ve seen or had this porter from Sierra Nevada. Like many of the early beer experimentation days, they all seemed to stem from Sierra Nevada.
Sierra Nevada – 30th Anniversary
Brewery: Sierra Nevada in Chico, California USA Style: Grand Cru ABV: 9.2% Rate Beer: 99/100 Pour: ***lost review from 2016***500th blog post*** Toffee brown with no head. I had been saving this beer for a special occasion. I always envisioned it would be a happy one, but unfortunately this beer is to celebrate the short life […]
Sierra Nevada – Oktoberfest 2019
Brewery: Sierra Nevada in Chico, California USA Style: Marzen ABV: 6% Rate Beer: 89/100 Pour: Dark golden/amber colour with a thin white head. Another year, another Sierra Nevada collab for their annual Oktoberfest beer. This year they worked with the team at Bitburger for this beer. A solid malt driven beer. As the years go by, […]
Piney resin flavours typical of bold Sierra Nevada IPAs. Think their Torpedo IPA in terms of flavour.
Sierra Nevada – Brut IPA
Crisp dry finish with subtle citrus flavours. A great take on a Brut IPA