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Damnation - Russian River Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
92
outstanding

2,611 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 2611
Reviews: 1049
rAvg: 4.12
pDev: 10.19%


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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Reviews by sevenarts:
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sevenarts

New York

3.9/5  rDev -5.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A: Pale, cloudy yellowish orange. Fluffy white head that sticks around for quite a while but doesn't leave much lacing.

S: Banana, citrus, Belgian yeast, some mild spiciness and malt. Pleasant and low-key.

T/M: Lots of banana right up front. Mixed with spices, a strong undercurrent of bready yeast and malt, some mild bitterness on the followthrough. Very prickly and carbonated.

O: A real good Belgian strong pale ale, often not my favorite style but this one is pleasant and tasty if not amazing.

Serving type: bottle

05-17-2012 21:39:36 | More by sevenarts
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Damnation from Russian River Brewing Company
92 out of 100 based on 2,611 ratings.