Beer: Tioga Sequoia Brewing - General Sherman IPA, West Coast IPA by IPAokay

General Sherman IPA


IPA, 7.5%

Rating: 3.5 out of 5.

General Sherman IPA is a true West Coast IPA brewed with Simcoe, Mosaic, and Citra hops from start to finish. It stands tall with its dry, floral, and citrus-like flavour and aroma. Like its namesake, there is no equal.

The beer is named after General Sherman, the largest living tree on earth, which is located in Sequoia National Park in California. The brewery hopes that the beer will inspire people to appreciate the beauty and grandeur of the natural world.


General Sherman Tree

The General Sherman Tree, situated in Sequoia National Park, California, stands as a remarkable natural wonder and a testament to the grandeur of nature. Named after the renowned Civil War General William Tecumseh Sherman, this towering giant is the largest known living tree on Earth.

Measuring an astonishing 275 feet (83.8 meters) in height, and boasting a circumference of approximately 102 feet (31 meters) at its base, the General Sherman Tree evokes a sense of awe and reverence in all who lay eyes upon it. Its estimated age of around 2,200 years only adds to its mystique and significance, having silently witnessed countless generations come and go.

Belonging to the species Sequoiadendron giganteum, commonly known as the giant sequoia, the General Sherman Tree is a symbol of resilience and longevity. Despite facing natural challenges, it has thrived and endured through the ages, becoming a symbol of perseverance and strength.

Millions of visitors from around the world journey to witness the magnificence of the General Sherman Tree each year, leaving them with a profound appreciation for the majesty of the natural world and the importance of preserving these ancient treasures for future generations to come.