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RATINGS: 1246   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 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
lopisar (240) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - FEB 5, 2014
Malty sweet aroma, pumpkin or similar. Fairly balanced taste, a bit sweet that holds on.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Rperez (170) - Florida, USA - FEB 1, 2014
Surprisingly good beer, matches fall ! Malty but light to medium body with a nice spice flavor mixed in ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
iceman15658 (134) - Acme, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 7, 2014
12 oz. To pint glass. Pours a medium brown with a long lasting off white head. Aroma is mostly caramel. The major taste not is of malt (roasted). Not what I was expecting

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
stravale (2420) - Near Carrick-on-Shannon, IRELAND - JAN 30, 2014
Keg @ Black Sheep, Dublin [210114]
Chestnut brown, clear, off white thin head
Aroma - not getting much at all, hint of fruity caramel
Taste of caramel malts, sweet caramel, toffee, some red berry fruits, bit boring for a Sierra Nevada beer
Palate - Medium carb, light body, bit too fizzy. Finish as main flavour, soft caramel, toffee
Overall - OK, nothing special

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
hotstuff (4393) - 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 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
TH28 (213) - - FEB 1, 2014
Appearance is deep brown, hazy, with minimal foam cap. Aroma is toasted malt. Hop aroma is minimal to unnoticed. Taste is deep roasted malt. Very toasty and slightly nutty. Typical brown ale malt character with just enough hops to balance. Mouthfeel is light to medium, low carbonation. Finishes with a nice hop bitterness to balance the malt. Leaves a toasted malt flavor on the tongue.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Chadski4 (160) - Los Angeles, California, USA - JAN 30, 2014
My least favorite of the Sierra Nevada offerings, but still enjoyable. Paired great with a steak.

   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 (921) - 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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