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RATINGS: 4253   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.63   IBU: 37   EST. CALORIES: 168   ABV: 5.6%
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Available in bottles. Special draft of this beer is available only at the brewery!
Draft SNPA at all other locations is a different recipe and is listed separately.
Sierra Nevada Pale Ale is a delightful example of the classic pale ale style. It has a deep amber color and a exceptionally full-bodied, complex character. The fragrant bouquet and spicy flavor are the results of the generous use of the best Cascade hops.<P> Bottle Conditioned.
IBUs: 37
Bittering Hops: Magnum & Perle
Finishing Hops: Cascade
Malts: Two-row Pale & Caramel


3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
bierchik (95) - lakewood, California, USA - JUL 27, 2004
a good copper, bitterish-spicy flavor, interesting taste. its drinkable, but not one that i would buy a whole lot.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Dixen (1465) - Flagstaff, Arizona, USA - JUL 27, 2004
Bottle @ The Haunted Hamburger, Jerome, AZ. Golden to copper colored body, with a very creamy white head. Very fruity aroma, very dominated by cascade hops. Maltyness in the bakcground, then the flavor becomes fruity and at last a good cascade hop flavor, oh those pines and citruses. Its very drinkable and very addictable!

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
davidflores99 (225) - Long Beach, California, USA - JUL 27, 2004
The more I drank this, the more I liked it, not a bad pale ale at all. Its nice a crisp and has a little bitter flavor to it, Iíll keep drinking this one.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
TC2642 (265) - Worcester, Worcestershire, ENGLAND - JUL 27, 2004
UPDATED: APR 30, 2006 Copper in colour, head quickly fades, citrus notes and very clean tasting with a respectable ABV,

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
AustinGuitar (14) - Austin, Texas, USA - JUL 23, 2004
Very crisp. Refreshing, pleasant flavor with a faint hint of citrus. I like this beer.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ruggedman (647) - Portland, Maine, USA - JUL 21, 2004
This beer is all about the hops. Very good light taste completely dominated by hops. If you want to know what they taste like try this beer. Very clean crisp beer though, i like it for a daily drinking beer.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
jimmack (1223) - Nutley, New Jersey, USA - JUL 21, 2004
UPDATED: FEB 8, 2006 A classic American Pale Ale. I canít believe I havenít rated this one yet. Golden/orange color with a good sized white head. Aroma of cascade hops is predominant. Crisp, clean refreshing hop taste with a hint of citrus.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Mangino (1027) - Mississippi, USA - JUL 18, 2004
Pours a light-amber color, with a small head. Aroma is hops, hops, and some more hops. Flavor is awesome, very balanced hop body with a slight roast, fruit bouquet. Overall one of the best Macros out there!

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
frink (467) - coquitlam, British Columbia, CANADA - JUL 16, 2004
Pours an amber colour with a thin but quickly dissapating head. Nice fresh hoppy aroma. The flavour is the standout in this experience, a good hop hit, floral notes and a big amount of summer fruits. I can see why this would be such a great session beer. Yum

4.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
Ramones79 (13) - perryville, Missouri, USA - JUL 16, 2004
This is the beer that first made me understand good beer really exists. Its the perfect everyday beer. A nice bitter taste with a good load of citrus flavor. There is nothing like jamming out on the guitar and sipping on this fine brew. My god I am at a loss for words!


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