Salvation - Russian River Brewing Company
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4.03/5 rDev -1.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4
Sampled on tap at Father's Office in Santa Monica. This brew poured a deep amber with a massive rocky tannish head which was mostly gone within a few short minutes. Certainly banana & spice in the aroma as advertised. Also some background hints of caramel malty sweetness & really ripe peach. Moderate quantity of caramel malt provides a foundation for the yeastiness to shine. Deep & dark fruit flavors seem to come & go as a subtle bitterness & almost clove-like spiciness make brief appearances. Ripe banana and sweetened raisins in the finish. Full bodied & wickedly dry, this is a very nice brew.
Serving type: on-tap
09-08-2004 21:34:44 | More by garthwaite
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Salvation from Russian River Brewing Company
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