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Supplication - Russian River Brewing Company

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4,417 Ratings
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Ratings: 4,417
Reviews: 1,304
rAvg: 4.57
pDev: 8.97%
Wants: 2,065
Gots: 1,328 | FT: 82
Brewed by:
Russian River Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Wild Ale |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
Brown Ale aged in used Pinot Noir barrels from local Sonoma County wineries. It is aged for about 12 months with sour cherries, brettanomyces, lactobacillus, and pediococcus added to each barrel. Flavors from the cherries, Pinot Noir and oak balance each other nicely with a little funk from the brett.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 02-25-2005)
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BeerAndBourbon

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4.38/5  rDev -4.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Batch 5, barrel 3

Reviewed from sour tasting notes.

A. Pours a hazy orange/ brown with lacing.

S. Apple, oak, tart, with good cherry contribution

T. Same as aroma - quite a bit of tartness, but not overwhelming

M. Medium body with fairly low carbonation level

D. Very drinkable, delicious - I'd definitely seek this out again; one of my favorite sours

Serving type: bottle

03-11-2011 05:48:54 | More by BeerAndBourbon
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375ml bottle dated 1/7/14 poured into a tulip
A: Medium brown with a slight reddish tint; its head starts out at one-finger, settles to 1/2 finger then lingers at that level
S: Intoxicating with sour cherries, a hint of vinegar, subtle wine/oak notes, and a mix of fresh herbs
T: Can't get better. Sour cherries, cranberries, some barnyard frunk, grass, subtle oak and a very long finish
M: Surprisingly light with pleasant carbonation; quite acidic
O: I don't think I've ever taken smaller sips of a beer trying to savor every last bit. This is fantastic in its complexity and also very refreshing. Wonderful beer

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Supplication from Russian River Brewing Company
100 out of 100 based on 4,417 ratings.