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RATINGS: 1880   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.59   EST. CALORIES: 174   ABV: 5.8%
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Silver Medal Winner, Great American Beer Festival, Stout 1988, 1989. Sierra Nevada Stout is a creamy and full-bodied example of this traditional style ale. Very dark and very rich, the Stout displays a pronounced roasted flavor.

Finishing Hops:Cascade
Bittering Hops:Chinook
Beginning Gravity:16 Plato
Ending Gravity:4.5 Plato
Malts:Two-row Barley Malt, Caramel Malt, Black Malt, Dextrin Malt
Yeast:Top Fermenting Ale Yeast


3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Prostman (1077) - Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 26, 2002
Very dark with a nice tan/white head. Extremely roasty taste, and very hoppy. This is similar to Storm King.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
loweredsixth (946) - Clovis, California, USA - SEP 23, 2002
Nicely crafted beer. Unfortunately, the hops pretty much drowned out any other flavors. I tasted some roasted/smoked flavor, but the hops just got in the way. I think I would have enjoyed this beer more had it not been categorized under stout. As a stout, it is my least favorite. Maybe a nice IPA...or something.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
iwantalambic (1478) - St. Louis, Missouri, USA - SEP 21, 2002
Nice light brown head that settles down, but doesn’t completly dimish. Wonderful chocolaty/roasted aroma. Pleasantly roasted and a beautiful hoppy finish. I am really starting to like Sierra Nevada products.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
mattduling (64) - Fairmont, West Virginia, USA - SEP 13, 2002
Very dark and roasted aroma. Taste is full and lingering.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
IneedAbuheer (69) - Ingleside, Illinois, USA - SEP 11, 2002
Very nice stout. Starts off dark with a roasted aroma. That aroma leads into an equally excellent dry, roasted flavor accompanied by chocolate tones. Good hop and alcohol presence.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
erway (1004) - Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA - SEP 11, 2002
One of the finest of Ameria’s non-imperial stouts. Starts with a great Rocky head. Black as can be with a very roasty almost bunt smell. Flavor of dark chocolatehits the toungue. Coffee also comes to mind. A very nice hop after-taste and a warming alcohol affect. Great Stout!

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Jokes (1453) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - SEP 10, 2002
I found this to be very enjoyable. Nice and dark with a very light head. Creamy and smooth. Roasted malts are complimented by chocolate and coffee. Some nice hoppiness to it as well. Definitely worth drinking.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
AxeMaster221 (343) - Portland, Oregon, USA - SEP 10, 2002
Nice malty aroma, dark black body with a tan head. Decent roasted malty flavors, hint of chocolate and coffee, with a creamy mouthfeel and lightly bitter finish.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Panzuriel (1282) - Westerville, Ohio, USA - SEP 8, 2002
A very good stout. Dark and complex color. Deep roasted flavor finishing dryly in the back of your mouth bitters like a nice french roast. Very excellent beer.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
jamrun (137) - Sioux Falls, South Dakota, USA - SEP 7, 2002
really drark ruby brown nice rosted chocolate smeel with a blend of hops, taste heavily of rosted chocate malt,finnish smooth and drywith nice hop bite


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