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RATINGS: 4149   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

TravHimself's rating

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
TravHimself (38) - mebane, North Carolina, USA - MAR 3, 2012
Once again I’m left with limited words about an awesome brew this pale ale definitely sets the bar for all the rest...pours a beautiful deep amber color with a 2 finger head and lacing that just last all the way through ...the aroma is amazing... a great citrus earthy nose that no other pale ale has yet to match...this beer has set the standard of all pale ales ...taste is a little malt with hops kicking in on the back end and finishes so clean and crisp ...enough of me rambling on this one if you don’t enjoy this there is serious problems with your taste buds best pale ale ever....cheers

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Scottishchris (251) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - DEC 26, 2014
Drunk many times. A lovely pale ale that always delivers. A standard for others to match.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
suprchunk (2343) - Crestview, Florida, USA - DEC 25, 2014
Amber orange colored pour. Big creamy white head. Tons of lacing. Orange aroma with notes of pine. Taste is a nice orange citrus. Some malt. Slightly bitter with a maltiness in the back.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
kyle_kingsley99 (2) - - DEC 25, 2014 does not count
This is a 75-word sentence or such. I don't feel like writing such a sentence or paragraph, so this will have to do. Read the rates.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
bwyu (37) - - DEC 24, 2014
Still a classic pale ale. Seems less grapefruit than in the past but still a nice floral citrus aroma and flavor.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
Hounddog77 (3) - - DEC 24, 2014 does not count
Sierra Nevada Pale Ale has a great taste, not too hoppy, very smooth no harash after taste. Highly recommended!!

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
Teran (31) - Belgrade, SERBIA - DEC 24, 2014
So refreshing! So many levels of aromas! Crispy and in good measure spicy. Mountain purity. Liquid gold. One of the best labels I have ever seen. Fresh green color is so good for this beer.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 7/20
Westchesterco (1113) - mclean, Virginia, USA - DEC 22, 2014
Poured from a bottle it is a clear golden color with a slight head. The aroma is citrus and the taste is a strong bitter citrus flavor with some tangy spice

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
Donpepone (12) - - DEC 21, 2014
Poco que decir sobre el caballo insignia de Sierra Nevada. Muy sabrosa. Fácil de tomar

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
bpar73 (533) - Bellaire, Michigan, USA - DEC 20, 2014
Bottle. Amber pour with a white head. Citrus and pine hop aroma and taste. An excellent, clean, crisp pale ale.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
torejh (20) - SWITZERLAND - DEC 20, 2014
350 ml bottle. Pours a dark orange color with a medium off-white head. Nose of citrus (grapefruit) hops and caramel malts. Medium carbonation. A nice hoppy well-balanced finish.

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