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Sanctification - Russian River Brewing Company

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1,902 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,902
Reviews: 570
rAvg: 4.33
pDev: 9.24%
Wants: 1,042
Gots: 598 | FT: 35
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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bradford

California

4.18/5  rDev -3.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

750mL bottle purchased from Monument Wine and Liquor for $9.99
Looks fairly below average. Very golden in color with a huge cascading head that dissipates quickly
Smell is very intoxicating. Sour, barnyard-y type that comes with the territory with Brett inoculated beers. This is described as a 100% brettanomyces beer with no sacchoramyces. And you can smell it. Very sour nose
Taste was good. Not as great as The Temptation or Supplication, but a very different beer as well. Sour, tart, lip puckering, but quite quaffable
Mouthfeel was ggod. The tart Brett doesn't make it undrinkable and it is quite balanced and under control
Drinkability is very good. I want another...oh yeah, I have 2 more sitting in my cupboard.
Another winner from Russian River

Serving type: bottle

12-03-2007 01:27:43 | More by bradford
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Sanctification from Russian River Brewing Company
96 out of 100 based on 1,902 ratings.