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Sierra Nevada Anniversary Ale

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RATINGS: 1115   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.57/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 177   ABV: 5.9%
The 2007 Anniversary Ale features prominent usage of Cascade hops– the signature hop used in Sierra Nevada’s most popular product, Pale Ale. It is an American Style IPA with a big, fragrant pine and citrus hop aroma balanced by the sweetness of two-row pale and caramel malt. It finishes with an additional Cascade dry-hopping creating a big hop aroma Sierra Nevada fans will look forward to. 2007-2009, discontinued 2010.

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
biggenius29 (155) - Hamilton, Michigan, USA - NOV 26, 2007
12 oz bottle poured into a pint glass. Pours amber orange with a large white creamy head, which sits on top of the beer throughout the whole glass, leaving pretty good lacing. The aroma is of citrus hops, with a little malt sweetness coming through. Taking a drink at first there is a little caramel sweetness before the hops hit you. The hop flavor is very heavy of grapefruit and lemon. The bitterness stays on the back of your tounge for along time. The body is light to medium with a dry texture and lively carbonation. Overall I liked this, very crisp and clean and very hoppy.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
altonbrownd (4598) - Chevy Chase, Maryland, USA - AUG 22, 2015
11/20/2007 12:54:19 PM Bottle from Bier Koning. Creamy orange colour, bursting head. Amazing hopy and piney nose. Very nice tasting. A fantastic ipa with lots of pine, grapefruit and slightly bitter taste. Also some caramel. Quite hoppy and delicious.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Erzengel (6242) - Wuppertal, GERMANY - JAN 11, 2015
*Old rating, best before 04/08/10. 2009 Edition. The beer is floral, fruity with a bit of malt. Mild, slightly bitter, nice-round, malty.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
slowrunner77 (7875) - Reno, Nevada, USA - OCT 18, 2014
"it must be the dry hopping, cause this one is better than the ipa and pale too. i like their dry hopped beers though, one of their better ones, almost along with topedo ale, celebration ale, and of course, bigfoot."

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Danev76 (505) - AUSTRALIA - AUG 12, 2014
Very hoppy aroma. Cloudy golden colour with excellent head. Bitter hops, mainly citrus flavours. Medium body with low to medium carbonation.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Iznogud (1549) - CROATIA - JUL 7, 2014
Bottle 355 ml from 2009, at Delirium Hoppy Loft. Pours amber with off white head. Slightly hoppy and caramel aroma. Caramel hoppy flavor. There is a chance bottle wasn’t in the best condition.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Lothore (602) - California, USA - MAR 29, 2014
A- Pours a cloudy golden color with a nice, frothy, 2 finger head. S- Wheat, slightly hoppy, somewhat faint. T- Lots of piney hops all the way through. Deep bready, wheaty malt undercurrent. M- Medium bodied with medium carbonation. D- I find this beer to be extremely drinkable. Another winner from SN.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
ads135 (3702) - Omaha, Nebraska, USA - OCT 15, 2013
Its a shame I won’t be able to try this beer again. Very nice, very bold pine and citrus IPA. Delish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Imaena (2128) - Maputo, MOZAMBIQUE - JUN 1, 2013
Bottle. This is a nice mellow IPA with easy drinkability. Good for sessioning in spring. shame its not around.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
jimbaxter (23) - Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - APR 16, 2013
A pale craft beer with a large white creamy head. heavy hopped, caramel, and grassy Taste is also malty and sweet, with caramel. A Dry finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
maekchu (2905) - Hirakata, JAPAN - FEB 26, 2013
Bottle (from tasting session notes. Fresh and aromatic hops and some malt. Mild, with some full-bodied malt. Very good.

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