1. The wait is over! Download the BeerAdvocate app on iTunes or Google Play now.
  2. Get 12 issues / year of BeerAdvocate magazine for only $9.99!

Consecration - Russian River Brewing Company

Not Rated.
ConsecrationConsecration

Displayed for educational use only; do not reuse.
BA SCORE
99
world-class

3,494 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

(view ratings)
Ratings: 3,494
Reviews: 1,019
rAvg: 4.48
pDev: 9.82%
Wants: 1,304
Gots: 1,102 | FT: 75
Brewed by:
Russian River Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Wild Ale |  10.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
Belgian-style dark ale aged in American oak Cabernet Sauvignon barrels with currants.

(Beer added by: Gueuzedude on 10-31-2008)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Ratings: 3,494 | Reviews: 1,019 | Display Reviews Only:
Reviews by brownbeer:
Photo of brownbeer
brownbeer

Missouri

4.5/5  rDev +0.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Glowing purple red with a thin layer of light brown head.

The nose gives vanilla,oak,cherries with a slight vinegar smell and a vinous syrah like character.

The taste reveals plums,dried fruit,cranberry,blackberry,a mild alcohol presence and a quick flash of sour.

The carbonation is lively on the tongue and the finish is dry with dark fruit character. Great head retention and nice lacing. THE BURGUNDY OF BEER.

Serving type: bottle

09-02-2009 05:18:53 | More by brownbeer
More User Reviews:
Photo of Shaimless
Shaimless

Oregon

4.5/5  rDev +0.4%

07-11-2014 07:18:04 | More by Shaimless
Photo of MLEMMLEM393
MLEMMLEM393

California

4.75/5  rDev +6%

07-11-2014 01:43:27 | More by MLEMMLEM393
Photo of Narthax
Narthax

Oklahoma

4.25/5  rDev -5.1%

07-10-2014 20:32:07 | More by Narthax
Photo of Jared14
Jared14

Missouri

4.5/5  rDev +0.4%

07-10-2014 16:06:49 | More by Jared14
Photo of Real_JasonN
Real_JasonN

California

4.25/5  rDev -5.1%

07-10-2014 03:54:15 | More by Real_JasonN
Photo of canadianghetto
canadianghetto

Texas

4.5/5  rDev +0.4%

07-09-2014 22:54:34 | More by canadianghetto
Photo of MicroBeerMan1980
MicroBeerMan1980

Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +0.4%

07-09-2014 22:18:39 | More by MicroBeerMan1980
Photo of EJJ1848
EJJ1848

Minnesota

4.75/5  rDev +6%

07-09-2014 21:13:54 | More by EJJ1848
Photo of jaeone
jaeone

California

5/5  rDev +11.6%

07-09-2014 17:38:07 | More by jaeone
Photo of cdgrunde
cdgrunde


4.5/5  rDev +0.4%

07-09-2014 15:45:18 | More by cdgrunde
Photo of Jazzaholic84
Jazzaholic84


5/5  rDev +11.6%

07-09-2014 00:52:56 | More by Jazzaholic84
Photo of jperk
jperk

Alabama

5/5  rDev +11.6%

07-08-2014 22:18:49 | More by jperk
Photo of Kevin_Young
Kevin_Young

Illinois

4.75/5  rDev +6%

07-08-2014 18:02:24 | More by Kevin_Young
Photo of Nathan_Snyder
Nathan_Snyder

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev -5.1%

07-07-2014 23:03:28 | More by Nathan_Snyder
Photo of Golferallen54
Golferallen54

Colorado

4.5/5  rDev +0.4%

07-07-2014 19:43:50 | More by Golferallen54
Photo of ckocay
ckocay

Texas

4.75/5  rDev +6%

07-07-2014 16:43:24 | More by ckocay
Photo of JDV
JDV

Texas

4/5  rDev -10.7%

07-07-2014 16:34:30 | More by JDV
Photo of Jrobertmac
Jrobertmac

Pennsylvania

5/5  rDev +11.6%

07-07-2014 02:38:30 | More by Jrobertmac
Photo of masterofsparks
masterofsparks

Ohio

4/5  rDev -10.7%

07-06-2014 01:30:21 | More by masterofsparks
Photo of arcman001
arcman001

California

4.75/5  rDev +6%

07-05-2014 07:00:39 | More by arcman001
Photo of prtwin2a
prtwin2a

Illinois

4.75/5  rDev +6%

07-05-2014 04:33:35 | More by prtwin2a
Photo of Kramerwtmf
Kramerwtmf

California

4.5/5  rDev +0.4%

07-04-2014 22:19:23 | More by Kramerwtmf
Photo of ElJosharino
ElJosharino

Nebraska

4.75/5  rDev +6%

07-04-2014 18:17:07 | More by ElJosharino
Photo of MrDave
MrDave

California

4.25/5  rDev -5.1%

07-04-2014 18:11:00 | More by MrDave
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Consecration from Russian River Brewing Company
99 out of 100 based on 3,494 ratings.