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Cascade Sang Royal - Cascade Brewing / Raccoon Lodge & Brewpub

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564 Ratings

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Ratings: 564
Reviews: 110
rAvg: 4.39
pDev: 8.66%
Wants: 577
Gots: 141 | FT: 10
Brewed by:
Cascade Brewing / Raccoon Lodge & Brewpub visit their website
Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
American Wild Ale |  9.35% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
'Malt Beverage with Cherries Added and Aged in Oak Barrels'
8.87% ABV (2009)
9.35% ABV (2011)
"Sang Royal is a big NW Style Sour Red Ale that spends over six months of lactic fermentation and aging in oak wine barrels. Sang Royal is from select stock that is matured an additional six months in Port barrels and refermented on Bing Cherries." - label text

"This Northwest style sour red is a bottled version of our popular Mouton Rouge. This blend of barrels, with up to 16 months of oak barrel lactic fermentation and oak barrel aging, features dark fruit, sour, oak and funk flavors that sweep over your taste buds like an incoming tide." - Raccoon Lodge website

(Beer added by: mykie73 on 05-15-2009)
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4.4/5  rDev +0.2%

drewone, Sep 01, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -14.6%

farnold, Aug 31, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -26%

Roze, Aug 31, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -14.6%

markgugs, Aug 31, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +2.5%

sfr26, Aug 31, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +2.5%

johntfox, Aug 30, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev -3.2%

Axnjxn, Aug 28, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev -3.2%

foxyaardvark27, Aug 26, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +2.5%

mwbbq, Aug 24, 2014
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4.9/5  rDev +11.6%

Dellpepper123, Aug 23, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +8.2%

Jtrigonis, Aug 22, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +2.5%

budsandsuds8, Aug 22, 2014
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4.04/5  rDev -8%

kmanjohnson, Aug 22, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev -3.2%

Keananmichael5, Aug 22, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev -3.2%

mdlb44, Aug 22, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev -3.2%

ottodyer, Aug 22, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +2.5%

ADTaber, Aug 22, 2014
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4.4/5  rDev +0.2%

dwagner003, Aug 21, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +2.5%

rdooley, Aug 17, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +2.5%

ricecracker420, Aug 16, 2014
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4.85/5  rDev +10.5%

a: its a murky mix of light brown, ruby red, and dark burnt caramel. it had a really fizzy 1 finger tan head (like a soda) that fades almost immediately. right now its just a film on the side of the glass

s: apple cider vinegar, dark sour concord grapes, sweet molasses. finishes with a nice smell of port - you really can pick that up, which is nice. its an aroma that makes your mouth water

t: there is an insane initial blast of sourness that is an intense mix of like vinegar, soured grapes, and something acidic. it is immediately smoothed out though with a nice port sweetness - its crazy how well the sourness is immediately given away to a rich silky sweet grape like flavor. there is a nice vanilla presence in here as well with a nice oak finish. this is genuinely really good. its not so much a balance here, as a perfect transition of flavors inside your mouth

m: its an interesting combination of a nice smooth mouthfeel with a large amount of carbonation. mouthfeel is definitely on the lighter side (carbonation helps that). finishes a bit dry

o: what can i say? its delicious. a crazy perfect transition of flavors in here that works so well. punch of sour and a nice port wine finish. so glad i tried

hopsputin, Aug 16, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev -3.2%

siege06nd, Aug 15, 2014
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billab914, Aug 15, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -14.6%

Rhettroactive, Aug 15, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +2.5%

MakeMineADoubleJack, Aug 14, 2014
Cascade Sang Royal from Cascade Brewing / Raccoon Lodge & Brewpub
97 out of 100 based on 564 ratings.