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Consecration - Russian River Brewing Company

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99
world-class

3,752 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 3,752
Reviews: 1,034
rAvg: 4.48
pDev: 9.82%
Wants: 1,343
Gots: 1,175 | 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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mbw314

California

4.5/5  rDev +0.4%

08-04-2014 00:09:08 | More by mbw314
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ripps1

New Jersey

4.5/5  rDev +0.4%

08-03-2014 23:00:14 | More by ripps1
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JoelClark

Idaho

5/5  rDev +11.6%

08-03-2014 19:49:31 | More by JoelClark
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Admbmb92

Oregon

4.83/5  rDev +7.8%

Poured into snifter. Bottle date 2-11-14. Excited for this one, here we go!
A-beautiful dark red without any head. Almost exactly matches the color of the label.
S- cherries, vanilla, musky funk, oak
T-sour cherries, vanilla, chocolate, fizzy carbonated funk, dark fruits
M- light to medium, fairly fizzy. No head.
O- so well balanced. I don't normally enjoy sours but this is easy to drink and delicious.

08-03-2014 08:45:05 | More by Admbmb92
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Betolito

California

5/5  rDev +11.6%

08-03-2014 04:01:01 | More by Betolito
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TownBiz

Colorado

4.5/5  rDev +0.4%

08-03-2014 03:13:45 | More by TownBiz
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Spreetaper

New York

4.5/5  rDev +0.4%

08-02-2014 12:58:28 | More by Spreetaper
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Rave

California

4.5/5  rDev +0.4%

08-02-2014 05:27:05 | More by Rave
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jroddrunkard


4.25/5  rDev -5.1%

08-02-2014 04:44:15 | More by jroddrunkard
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zookerman182

Alabama

4.48/5  rDev 0%

Appearance is maroon and slightly hazy with minimal head.
aroma is cherries, oak, dark fruit and musty funk
taste is cherries, slight vanilla and oak. Lots of barrel. Some musty Ness. Pretty tart.
Mouthfeel is medium to thin. Pretty crisp and not much lingering flavor.
overall it's a great example of a sour ale. We'll balanced and unique.

08-01-2014 23:45:57 | More by zookerman182
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RocketCityVol

Alabama

4.41/5  rDev -1.6%

Poured into a snifter. A: dark brown with a reddish tint, with a small thin lace of white head. S: funky tart cherry aromas with a hint of chocolate. T: Very sour and funky with a cherry, currant and chocolate aftertaste. M: medium bodied at first, but it does not last long. O: A very good sour, however I prefer Supplication.

08-01-2014 23:44:28 | More by RocketCityVol
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Hopnotic_John

Oklahoma

5/5  rDev +11.6%

08-01-2014 22:37:25 | More by Hopnotic_John
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erbu

Belgium

3.25/5  rDev -27.5%

08-01-2014 21:46:44 | More by erbu
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Chrisfarleywine

Illinois

5/5  rDev +11.6%

08-01-2014 15:45:18 | More by Chrisfarleywine
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Norseman

Illinois

4.5/5  rDev +0.4%

08-01-2014 11:28:51 | More by Norseman
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ryanyowell


5/5  rDev +11.6%

08-01-2014 02:46:22 | More by ryanyowell
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Danny1217

Florida

4.5/5  rDev +0.4%

08-01-2014 02:45:23 | More by Danny1217
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SoCalBeerIdiot

California

4.5/5  rDev +0.4%

08-01-2014 02:22:13 | More by SoCalBeerIdiot
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PhilDaBrewer

Indiana

4.5/5  rDev +0.4%

08-01-2014 02:00:24 | More by PhilDaBrewer
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hopnotch760

California

4.5/5  rDev +0.4%

07-31-2014 23:51:55 | More by hopnotch760
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Berls_McSquirrels

California

4.5/5  rDev +0.4%

07-31-2014 23:45:20 | More by Berls_McSquirrels
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crazyjoedevola

Colorado

5/5  rDev +11.6%

07-31-2014 23:25:51 | More by crazyjoedevola
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etmur007

Maine

5/5  rDev +11.6%

07-31-2014 20:43:50 | More by etmur007
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Walkerjgt

Ohio

4.75/5  rDev +6%

07-31-2014 17:05:13 | More by Walkerjgt
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bsm80x

New York

3.5/5  rDev -21.9%

07-31-2014 15:29:18 | More by bsm80x
Consecration from Russian River Brewing Company
99 out of 100 based on 3,752 ratings.