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Salvation - Russian River Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

972 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 972
Reviews: 450
rAvg: 4.09
pDev: 10.02%
Wants: 337
Gots: 209 | FT: 6
Brewed by:
Russian River Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Belgian Strong Dark Ale |  9.00% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: xlperro on 05-09-2004)
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5/5  rDev +22.2%

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5/5  rDev +22.2%

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5/5  rDev +22.2%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Just trying to keep it within the lines. This is one hell-ova beer. Served fresh at the wonderful Russian River Brewery pub, only one word for this, if you understand Belgian Style Dark ale, excellent. Perfectly balanced, subtle but substantial. Sweetness controlled by excellent malts and the background caramel simply teases the taste buds for a smooth finish that lingers on a tantalizing thread of wonderful elegance. Word association: chocolate, molasses, cherry, black grape. One review of this Salvation said this is not an everyday beer, it's a very substantial 9% ABV, lets hope it doesn't get to be too everyday. It is a sip and enjoy a beautifully crafted jewel from RR Brewing Co.

JimTeal, Apr 14, 2013
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5/5  rDev +22.2%

alalvarez75, Nov 15, 2011
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stevecooks, Dec 08, 2011
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5/5  rDev +22.2%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

I drink this beer 3-4 times a week. I have the pleasure of living in Santa Rosa and thank god every time I put my lips on a Russian River Beer. Dark amber, last batch a little cloudy, with caramel and molasses finish. I usually start and finish my sesh with this beer. I cook for a living and would pair salvation with Duck, Pork, Foie Gras, and any poultry.

Chefgabe77, Jun 10, 2009
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5/5  rDev +22.2%

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5/5  rDev +22.2%

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5/5  rDev +22.2%

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Salvation from Russian River Brewing Company
91 out of 100 based on 972 ratings.