Damnation - Russian River Brewing Company
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3.58/5 rDev -13.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5
Appearance: Big fluffy white 1.5 finger head that sticks around for a while with no to little lacing. Damnation pours a heavenly Golden Yellow(no pun intended). Since the beer is fermented in the bottle, I had to be careful not to pour the sediment into the glass.
I like the instructional cork, unfortunately I didn't have a chalice handy and was forced to use a Weizen glass (at least it wasn't a tumbler).
Aroma: Hoppy and yeasty with a fruity, citrus, and spice background.
Taste: Yeasty with a banana and spices flavor. Fruity and sweet. As the beer warms up, a bit of bitterness comes through.
Palette: Light, crisp, and dry. Decent carbonation. Pretty easy to drink. Despite the higher ABV content, its a smooth drink with little notice to the alcohol.
Overall: Not a bad beer. It was refreshing and interesting, but with all I had hear about RRBC I had hoped for more.
Serving type: bottle
07-22-2011 06:27:01 | More by blincoln
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