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RATINGS: 3173   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.74   IBU: 65   EST. CALORIES: 216   ABV: 7.2%
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Torpedo is an assertive American IPA deep reddish-gold in color, with a smooth and bready malt presence and over-the-top hop aromas. The beer has a solid bitterness and a massive hop flavor, yet remains easy drinking with a pleasant dry finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
dalepryor (305) - Paducah, Kentucky, USA - FEB 20, 2010
Crisp, Hoppy, Delicious, Smooth, did I say hoppy yet? If you like their pale ale then you’ll love the torpedo, pale ale x2! Awesome!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
chicowv (475) - Canaan Valley, West Virginia, USA - FEB 19, 2010
Big hoppy aroma with citrus and floral tones. Pours a nice bronze with a big head and plenty of carbonation. Hope flavor is big and tasty. Finish is just a bit dry.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
fata2683 (2176) - Tucson, Arizona, USA - FEB 18, 2010
bottle, pours light amber with a medium light tan head. Aroma is full of cascade and floral notes. Flavor is very rich in the malt department, some hay and crisp and sharp pine notes of bitterness end dry and begging for another sip. Very nice.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
AlbertC (276) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - FEB 18, 2010
Bottle. Small head that lasts. Slightly haze copper colour. Aroma is malts, citrus, pine and cream. Taste is well balanced with taste of mals and citrus and long lasting bitterness with almost toffee-cream like character. Very nice indeed

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
poorbastard (42) - Bokeelia, Florida, USA - FEB 15, 2010
A nearly perfectly executed Extra IPA. Intense floral aroma and spicy pine flavors this beer is an amazing vehicle for hops. Another great beer from Sierra Nevada!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Joe_Pinta (34) - Arona, ITALY - FEB 14, 2010
In Bottiglia. Buonissima Ipa, dal profumo intenso e molto luppolata. Una conferma di Sierra Nevada.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Bukowski9 (129) - Piqua, Ohio, USA - FEB 13, 2010
Number 2 in my S.N. tasting.Bottle pour.Dark orange colored with a good white head.Nose is piney hops,little cut grass,some orangey grapefruit smell with just a hint of malt.Taste was the same as the nose a little more of the piney citrus flavors then the grapefruit/lemon bitterness.Thin but nicely carbonated.Not bad.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
troyc (2870) - Illinois, USA - FEB 12, 2010
[Bottle] Pours a solid amber color with lots of white head. The aroma is loaded with hops; pineapple and pine notes mostly. The flavor is quite similar. Some bready malts are heavily overshadowed by the hopping. A long dry and bitter finish. Lively carbonation. Good palate, but slightly thinner than I had expected. Still one of the better IPA’s I’ve had in a while.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
brokensail (12899) - Orange County, California, USA - FEB 10, 2010
A: The pour is a beautiful amber color with a nice fluffy white head. S: A huge hop aroma to this beer. Lots of citrus and pine, with just a touch of malt. T: Unfortunately, the flavor falls a bit short of the nose. Good grapefruit and pine flavors providing bitterness with some sweet caramel malt. M: Medium body with substantial carbonation. D: This is a nice standby IPA that is quite affordable as well as good tasting.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Thewade (340) - USA - FEB 10, 2010
UPDATED: MAR 15, 2012 One of my "old stand-by’s". Always good, always hoppy. Always puts a smile on my face.

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