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Symposium Sour Brown Ale - Russian River Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
88
very good

75 Ratings
THE BROS
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no score

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Ratings: 75
Reviews: 32
rAvg: 3.93
pDev: 11.45%
Wants: 59
Gots: 9 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Russian River Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Wild Ale |  6.20% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: womencantsail on 02-11-2011)
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levifunk

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3.73/5  rDev -5.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

375ml bottle shared with the usual suspects.

a - cloudy brown with off-white head.

s - nose is pretty sour. reminds me a lot of la folie actually, but with a kick of funk.

t - green apple tartness and a white wine dry finish. not as big as i was expecting....but still good

m - a little light on the body. good carbonation. dry finish

overall a solid brew, but nothing special imo. always fun to tick.

Serving type: bottle

08-08-2011 22:56:22 | More by levifunk
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Symposium Sour Brown Ale from Russian River Brewing Company
88 out of 100 based on 75 ratings.