Sierra Nevada's Torpedo IPA is based around their creation of a “hop torpedo”—a revolutionary dry-hopping device that controls how much hop aroma is imparted into beer without adding additional bitterness. The result is an aggressive yet balanced beer with massive hop aromas of citrus, pine, and tropical fruit. Pair with sharp cheeses like an aged cheddar, or herb-roasted meats.
In 1980, Sierra Nevada brewed their first beer, and in the decades since, they've grown to be one of the biggest craft breweries in the country. Today the brewery remains family-owned and operated—Ken's children help him run the company!Read more