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Damnation - Russian River Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
92
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2,599 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 2599
Reviews: 1048
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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trevorwideman

Manitoba (Canada)

4/5  rDev -2.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Sampled with oakbluff and fisherman34. thanks to oakbluff for bringing this to the tasting. Poured into a snifter.

Pours a light orange colour with lots of sediment. Not much in the way of head, but lovely lacing. Carbonation is mild. Aroma is light with some herbs, spices. Coriander is evident. Lovely ripe fruit aromas, banana, peach, and nectarine.

Taste is similar to the aroma. Spicy, peppery and herbal hops balanced well by a nice bready malt presence. The fruity yeast character shines through. Super well balanced. Mouthfeel is medium/heavy bodied with a fairly spicy dry finish. Carbonation is spot on. It's a hell of a beer, this one. I'm privileged to have tried it.

Serving type: bottle

01-17-2008 23:11:12 | More by trevorwideman
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Damnation from Russian River Brewing Company
92 out of 100 based on 2,599 ratings.