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RATINGS: 1212   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.46   SEASONAL: Autumn   IBU: 37   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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Sierra Nevada uses malt within days of roasting at the peak of its flavor to give Tumbler a gracefully smooth malt character. Two-row pale, crystal 40, chocolate and smoked malts give it a malty complexity. Challenger hops in the boil add balancing bitterness, while more Challengers and some Goldings give just enough hop flavor in the finish to balance all that malt.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
sic1314 (3283) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - APR 21, 2014
Poured reddish brown with a frothy tan head. Aroma of deep roasted malt, nuttyness and sweet milk chocolate. Medium, creamy body, flavour much as the aroma,

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Drjohnrock (431) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - APR 16, 2014
From 12 ounce bottle/brown at Neon’s, tasted on December 19, 2014. Dark ruby/brown hue, medium tan head, nice sweet malty aroma, very good toasted malt/bittersweet flavor. Another well done SN beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Bacterial (1549) - Twin Cities, Minnesota, USA - APR 12, 2014
Drank two bottles of this at a science thing last week in CA. Very malty with a pretty thick mouthfeel for something that is only 5.5%. I would probably prefer this fresh when there is more hop character.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ej (703) - Hauglandshella, NORWAY - APR 9, 2014
Pours a clear brown with a tan head. Aroma of toasted malts, caramel and a light floral note. Taste is malty and lightly fruity. Bisquity malts and bready dough. Medium bodied and carbonation

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Beerhunter111 (7372) - Hasborn, GERMANY - APR 7, 2014
Ins Glas ergießt sich ein dunkel rötlichbraunes Bier mit schöner beigen Schaumkrone. Geruch röstmalzig, Karamell, schokoladig. Geschmack röstmalzig, Karamell, leicht würzig, bitterer Abgang.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
nakedwhendrunk (2079) - Juneau, Alaska, USA - MAR 30, 2014
Though retired. This is from notes. The appearance had a light brown head, reddish brown body, lacing tried to cling to pint glass. The smell had some roasted malts coming through in a smoky way, some light oak barrel woodiness to it, slight hops. The taste was sweet, smoky, roasty through previously mentioned flavors. On the palate, she sat at about a light to medium, fairly sessionable, smoky aftertaste and a dry finish. Overall, this was good for the style, and good to me. I will miss it, but maybe someday Sierra Nevada will bring it out of retirement.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
hotstuff (4092) - Indiana, USA - MAR 17, 2014
Rated on 8-12-2010 (Bottle). When poured, this beer has a medium sized frothy ivory head that mostly diminishes, transparent body, suspended carbonation, and a fair amount of lacing. The aromas are lightly roasted malt, caramel, fruity, and light smoke. The taste is lightly smokey, roasted malt, and nutty. The palate is softly carbonated and this beer is medium bodied. This beer is very quaffable and a beer I consider to be a session beer. The malts are upfront as they should be for this beer’s style.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Gvaughn (22) - Texas, USA - MAR 16, 2014
Dark brown with some red and a tan head. Light toast and caramel malt aroma. Taste is surprisingly light with a soft bitterness making this an easy drinker. The body is lighter than expected. Nice beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
CardiacNP (30) - Schriever, Louisiana, USA - MAR 11, 2014
A great beer that has a nice malty flavors and nice and balanced hoppy finish

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
StevieT (605) - AUSTRALIA - FEB 8, 2014
Pours deep reddish brown with a thin white head, malty aroma and smooth with subtle roasted flavours. I like it a lot and could drink a heap of it.

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