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Salvation - Russian River Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

964 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 964
Reviews: 450
rAvg: 4.09
pDev: 10.02%
Wants: 329
Gots: 209 | FT: 7
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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look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

bottled 4.18.12

a - poured a 1/2 finger thick tan head into a tulip glass. the body was dark brown with red edges.
s - dark fruits like figs and plums.
t - dark fruits like figs and plums with some caramel sweetness.
m - bubbly and lively carbonation.
o - another complex winner from RRB.

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Batch 10. Poured into a Cantillon wine glass.

A: Pours a dark brown with a small head and lacing around the edges.

S: Faint but smells of figs, raisins and dates and dark roasted malts. Some biscuit notes as well.

T: Close to the nose with some toffee/caramel added. A medicinal astringency peaks through and warms as it goes down.

M: Medium body and medium-high carbonation. Just a hint of warming.

O: Overall, excellent beer. Very smooth, refined and slightly dry. This isn't as thick as other top and readily available beers in this category, but it does drink VERY well. Will drink again when the opportunity arises.

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Salvation from Russian River Brewing Company
91 out of 100 based on 964 ratings.