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Sanctification - Russian River Brewing Company

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1,913 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,913
Reviews: 570
rAvg: 4.33
pDev: 9.24%
Wants: 1,045
Gots: 602 | FT: 37
Brewed by:
Russian River Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Wild Ale |  6.75% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Bierman9 on 10-27-2004)
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antilogic

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4.47/5  rDev +3.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Served on tap at O'brien's TION night in a 13oz Chimay.

Less sour than I expected (next to beatification, etc). Straw colored, Like a saison meets sour, medium bodied, almost no head, aroma of funk and sours. Some tastes of fruits, apricot maybe, dry finish, but crisp. I'd love to get my hands on more of this.

Serving type: on-tap

02-02-2009 06:21:55 | More by antilogic
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Sanctification from Russian River Brewing Company
96 out of 100 based on 1,913 ratings.