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Beatification - Russian River Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
100
world-class

1,862 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

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Ratings: 1,862
Reviews: 502
rAvg: 4.56
pDev: 8.99%
Wants: 2,661
Gots: 437 | FT: 34
Brewed by:
Russian River Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Wild Ale |  5.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: hopsaplenty on 01-25-2006)
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Luk13

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4.6/5  rDev +0.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Bottle. Deep hazy golden like the tipical Cantillon. Minimal head though. Aroma is barnyard, brett and leather but also very fruity (mango, oranges and apricot). Very wild and expressive. Taste is citrusy tart, but not very dry. It reminds me of a lemon pie with candied zests. Lemon is puckering but sweetness lingers in the aftertaste. Slight musty feel. It sure ain't a perfect beer but it taste goddamn good. It feels almost like a pure lambic and is definitly one step ahead from the regular american wild. I slightly prefer Temptation to this one, but it deifnitly hit the spot in its category.

Serving type: bottle

12-08-2012 05:29:04 | More by Luk13
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Beatification from Russian River Brewing Company
100 out of 100 based on 1,862 ratings.