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Consecration - Russian River Brewing Company

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99
world-class

3,717 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 3,717
Reviews: 1,033
rAvg: 4.48
pDev: 9.82%
Wants: 1,339
Gots: 1,164 | FT: 83
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)
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paulxqx

California

5/5  rDev +11.6%

A loud pop when the cork popped.
Poured into a medium sized tulip glass.
Small head that disappeared quickly

The color was like a golden red, it looked heavenly.

The smell is remarkable! One of the most complex smells of any beer I have tried. It smelled like a fine cabernet sauvignon wine. Slightly sour, currants.

The flavor explodes the second it hits your lips! Such a remarkable complicated flavor,.. but in a good way. Tastes like a rich wed wine, sour, fruity, slight hints of vanilla.

Someone else reviewing this beer said that it has champagne like carbonation, I think that is pretty accurate. A little wetter though.

Extremely drinkable! I would not mind drinking on this year around. Every sip is fulfilling and rewarding. Complete perfection.

If you are lucky enough to get your hands on this you will not be dissapointed

03-12-2009 01:34:58 | More by paulxqx
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Minnesota

5/5  rDev +11.6%

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5/5  rDev +11.6%

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Consecration from Russian River Brewing Company
99 out of 100 based on 3,717 ratings.