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Sanctification - Russian River Brewing Company

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1,917 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,917
Reviews: 570
rAvg: 4.33
pDev: 9.24%
Wants: 1,047
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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trevorwideman

Manitoba (Canada)

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

Bottle bought at City Beer, SF. Shared at a tasting with oakbluff and fisherman34. Poured into a snifter.

Pours a yellow-peach colour, lots of lively carbonation, pretty lacing, and 1 inch of head that subsides fairly quickly. Aroma is funky and fruity with a bit of peach and some spice. Subtle yet full of life.

Taste is very fruity and and sour and peppery, and it all melds together to an almost mellowness. Peaches, unripened apples, herbal, spicy, and cheesy. Wow, complex with so many subtleties. Mouth is dry, dry, dry, sticky, medium body, feisty carbonation. This is an outstanding beer, and one that I could honestly drink over and over again. It may never pass my lips again, but at least it did, once.

Serving type: bottle

12-18-2007 03:14:06 | More by trevorwideman
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Sanctification from Russian River Brewing Company
96 out of 100 based on 1,917 ratings.