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Sublimely Self-Righteous Ale - Stone Brewing Co.

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Sublimely Self-Righteous AleSublimely Self-Righteous Ale

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BA SCORE
94
outstanding

4,967 Ratings
THE BROS
94
outstanding

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Ratings: 4,967
Reviews: 1,816
rAvg: 4.22
pDev: 10.43%
Wants: 216
Gots: 357 | FT: 6
Brewed by:
Stone Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Black Ale |  8.70% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Gueuzedude on 09-02-2007)
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dougofthefuture

Minnesota

4.15/5  rDev -1.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Picked up in Chicago last week, poured into my glass tonight.

A - Not much to say here - dark brown/black without looking thick, 1 finger head.

S - There is a distinct plum-like sweetness complemented with some pretty strong hops. It's funny - I almost get magic marker in there. Probably just me, but it is unique.

T&M - I was expecting dry and hoppy for some reason. This is a great creamy, flavorful beer with a significant hop presence. The carbonation is on the low side, which allows the chewyness to come out in the base. Lingering sweetness and bitterness is... sublime.

D - Very surprising balance here. I could drink a lot of this. The novelty in combination of flavors isn't something I'd want to revisit frequently (personal preference only), but this is a very good beer.

Serving type: bottle

04-30-2010 02:30:44 | More by dougofthefuture
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Sublimely Self-Righteous Ale from Stone Brewing Co.
94 out of 100 based on 4,967 ratings.