Skip directly to content

Sierra Nevada Ruthless Rye IPA

Reviewer Rating: 
Average: 2.9 (16 votes)
India Pale Ale
Where is it Brewed?: 
Chico, CA

I came across this beer for the first time a few weeks ago and was intrigued by the combination. I used Rye a few times back in the day as a brewer, but was never quite happy with how it blended into the malt flavors of a beer.

Interestingly, Sierra Nevada solved this problem by using Rye in an IPA - a style marked by strong, spicy accents.

Sierra Nevada Ruthless Rye IPA is a deep copper orange color and pour with a thick brown head that stays creamy throughout, benefitting from the proteins in the rye malt. It has a slight haze, similar to a filtered wheat beer, again from protein rich rye malt.

The aroma is spicy, with citrus notes and a little nutty / breadiness, presumably from the rye. The aroma hops in this beer are Chinook hops, a traditional buttering hop that is one of the strongest spiciest hops available.

It packs a hop punch right from the start. Like taking a bite out of a hop apple, its all spice and hop bitterness, a drying sensation that lingers. The body is medium, leaning towards full with some definite alcohol notes. The rye malt comes through as nutty and peppery, complementing the spicy hop notes.

Ruthless Rye IPA is a nice addition to Sierra Nevada's seasonal beer mix. They continue to experiment with new beer styles, Kellerweis is my favorite, and excel at all things hops. This beer fits in nicely.



jokes's picture

These are genuinely impressive ideas in about blogging.
You have touched some fastidious factors here.
Any way keep up wrinting.

532boughgirehun1741's picture

<a href=""></a>Какая хота, коли жрать охота.<a href=""></a>

Dee's picture

magnificent points altogether, you just won a new reader.
What may you suggest in regards to your publish that you made some days ago?

Any sure?

my web page - [url=]zennoposter mentalpower[/url]

celebrity dress malfunctions's picture

Women swear Fashion Directories and Guides - the fashion industry has publishing companies that
organize women swear buyers guides and salesperson guide to assist buyers or women's clothing and sellers of women's clothing.
Clothing that is tight fit clings too much and draws
attention to your flaws. If you are confident, bodycon clothing can look absolutely amazing.

my web site :: [url=]celebrity dress malfunctions[/url]

reliable west palm beach movers's picture

They can handle to lift all heavy stuff with hydraulic jacks.
4) One size does not fit all: The traditional marriage model encourages couples to conform to certain rules and customs which may not be compatible
with one or both partners, gay or straight. If you are making
some kind of renovation or shifting, hiring
for a short period of time will be a better choice for
you as you have to pay considerably less amount for the service.
The size of the pendant could vary and it is your best decision that will help
you choose the right ornament for her. However,
you need to take in effect that you cannot wash your mattress as such.
These goods comprise of the following: dairy merchandise, cereal, lettuce,
bananas and etc. Problem in Clutch Cable: Many a times due to high pressure on clutch
cables, the wires tend to weaken and then ultimately break.
There's Another Buyer - Agents use this tactic all too often to help motivate a buyer and close a deal more quickly.
On reaching at clients' new residence, their workers unload goods without
wasting point of time. It can easily be disassembled, cleaned and reassembled
with reasonable care in the field which makes it the unique product.

My site; [url=]reliable west
palm beach movers[/url]

Post new comment

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.
By submitting this form, you accept the Mollom privacy policy.