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Beatification - Russian River Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
100
world-class

1,833 Ratings
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world-class

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Ratings: 1,833
Reviews: 501
rAvg: 4.56
pDev: 8.99%
Wants: 2,640
Gots: 431 | 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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deltatauhobbit

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4.45/5  rDev -2.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Thanks to mlaroche for trading this to me, been wanting to try this one for awhile.

Bottled 01/10/12
6% ABV

Pours a golden yellow color with a thin head that quickly disappears, no lacing on the glass.

Wow, I can tell this is going to be a sour kick to the private parts just based on aroma alone, huge lactic citrus notes with a slight touch of funk to change up the scent.

Taste is as anticipated and even strong, really sets my tongue off with a huge sour bite on the sides, instantly makes my mouth water afterward, a bit too strong though with the sour since it covers up most of the complexity, takes several sips before the mouth can adapt and make out the subtle woody character, carbonation is appropriately high and explosive even though it looks flat in the glass.

Definitely a sipper and not something I could enjoy on a daily basis but a treat nevertheless.

Serving type: bottle

08-26-2013 23:04:53 | More by deltatauhobbit
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Beatification from Russian River Brewing Company
100 out of 100 based on 1,833 ratings.