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Damnation - Russian River Brewing Company

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2,813 Ratings
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Ratings: 2,813
Reviews: 1,057
rAvg: 4.12
pDev: 10.19%
Wants: 324
Gots: 564 | FT: 43
Brewed by:
Russian River Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Belgian Strong Pale Ale |  7.75% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: beerguy101 on 09-19-2003)
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Zaplt

California

3.88/5  rDev -5.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Bought this bottle in downtown San Fransisco about a month ago.

Appearance - Pours a beautiful golden color with a very light haze. Beautiful white head with little retention and very light lacing.

Aroma - Light citrus, slight sour, tartness.

Taste - Very earthy, slightly bitter dry finish. Light hints of spice, citrus, pine?, not quite barnyard but subtle earthy hay like taste. Interesting beer...Would love to drink this on a hot summer day.

Mouthfeel - generously carbonated, fairly dry.

Overall - Good beer, Russian River has yet to disappoint. However, this beer was not quite what I was expecting. For a golden ale I think that it's just different enough to be more innovative than disappointing if that makes sense.

Serving type: bottle

07-21-2010 05:35:37 | More by Zaplt
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Damnation from Russian River Brewing Company
92 out of 100 based on 2,813 ratings.