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RATINGS: 1248   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 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Beerhunter111 (10340) - 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
Bulk_Carrier (2677) - Final Resting Place, Vermont, 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 (4397) - 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 (962) - 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.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
iceman15658 (135) - 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 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
lopisar (241) - 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 (173) - 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 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
TH28 (238) - - 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.

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