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Consecration - Russian River Brewing Company

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99
world-class

3,716 Ratings
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100
world-class

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Ratings: 3,716
Reviews: 1,033
rAvg: 4.48
pDev: 9.82%
Wants: 1,339
Gots: 1,163 | FT: 82
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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cfadams17

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev -10.7%

08-15-2014 22:38:14 | More by cfadams17
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battdan


4.6/5  rDev +2.7%

08-15-2014 20:08:03 | More by battdan
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OnryAndMean

New York

4.25/5  rDev -5.1%

08-15-2014 18:45:15 | More by OnryAndMean
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420Rick

Connecticut

4.75/5  rDev +6%

08-15-2014 18:09:41 | More by 420Rick
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dipaguy

Florida

4.5/5  rDev +0.4%

08-14-2014 21:05:51 | More by dipaguy
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SteveTheBrit

Illinois

4.5/5  rDev +0.4%

08-14-2014 19:32:02 | More by SteveTheBrit
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porter0209

Texas

4.5/5  rDev +0.4%

08-14-2014 17:12:08 | More by porter0209
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B-Nut-GoBlue

Iowa

4.58/5  rDev +2.2%

Won't add much that hasn't already been touched upon, but...

Bottled 2014-02-11. Poured on 2014-08-13. Delicious as could be. Not sure what this is like super fresh or with another 5-6 months to put it at a year old, but right now it's uber-tasty. Wish I could come across more in an easier fashion and I cannot wait to try again and try it's brother/sisters (Supp, temp, Beat, etc.).

08-14-2014 05:27:58 | More by B-Nut-GoBlue
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sjrodriguez

California

4/5  rDev -10.7%

08-14-2014 05:02:20 | More by sjrodriguez
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BBB

Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +0.4%

08-14-2014 01:59:46 | More by BBB
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Pooles26

Connecticut

4.75/5  rDev +6%

08-13-2014 22:06:22 | More by Pooles26
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TimPell

Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +0.4%

08-13-2014 21:01:54 | More by TimPell
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Jasonchair

Kentucky

5/5  rDev +11.6%

08-13-2014 20:47:19 | More by Jasonchair
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waston

Michigan

4.5/5  rDev +0.4%

08-13-2014 14:27:39 | More by waston
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Stillyman11

Michigan

4.36/5  rDev -2.7%

08-13-2014 02:32:11 | More by Stillyman11
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Dmad34

Ohio

4.75/5  rDev +6%

08-13-2014 00:07:04 | More by Dmad34
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JohnG190

New York

4.9/5  rDev +9.4%

Bottle date 07.18.13. Pours a ruby brown with a thin, quickly dissipating off white head. No lacing. Lots of dark stone fruit and vinegar on the nose with gobs of oak, vanilla and red wine, what an aroma! Incredibly complex. Sour on the tongue with lots of oak, vanilla, red wine and black cherry. Ends slightly bitter but doesn't last long. The complexity helps tame the 10% ABV. Medium bodied with silky mouthfeel. Carbonation is intense initially but overall rather light. Finishes dry. Overall, a beautifully crafted American Wild Ale that takes its place in the pantheon of great sours!

08-12-2014 21:44:59 | More by JohnG190
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GeorgeCarroll

Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +0.4%

08-12-2014 19:00:11 | More by GeorgeCarroll
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kduf

California

4.5/5  rDev +0.4%

08-12-2014 19:00:10 | More by kduf
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the_encinitan

California

5/5  rDev +11.6%

08-12-2014 17:18:13 | More by the_encinitan
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kudos200

New York

4.76/5  rDev +6.2%

08-12-2014 06:01:07 | More by kudos200
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MikesnoHSL

Florida

4.84/5  rDev +8%

08-11-2014 23:32:36 | More by MikesnoHSL
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Chibeerguy1

Illinois

4.5/5  rDev +0.4%

08-11-2014 23:31:57 | More by Chibeerguy1
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c-rum

Missouri

4.5/5  rDev +0.4%

08-11-2014 20:26:25 | More by c-rum
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Svyturys30

Illinois

4.5/5  rDev +0.4%

08-11-2014 03:08:36 | More by Svyturys30
Consecration from Russian River Brewing Company
99 out of 100 based on 3,716 ratings.