Sang Noir | Cascade Brewing / Raccoon Lodge & Brewpub

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Sang NoirSang Noir

Brewed by:
Cascade Brewing / Raccoon Lodge & Brewpub
Oregon, United States

Style: American Wild Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 9.30%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
Sang Noir is a blend of imperial spiced red ales aged in bourbon and wine barrels with Bing cherries for up to two years. Pouring a deep mahogany brown, this Northwest sour ale features rich flavors of dark roast malts, bourbon, black cherries and port wine.

Added by ccrida on 02-20-2010

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look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Cascade brewing Sang Noir 2011

Appearance: 4
Dark coffee brown with slight hints of red. Thin white head which quickly dissipates into thin rim. Mild lacing

Smell: 4.5
Sour funk with rocket candy, lemon, sour cherry. Pick up a slight oak notes from the barrel as well as you can imagine some bourbon notes. Good intensity of the aroma.

Taste: 4.5
Moderate sour funk with a good acidity across the pallet. Sour cherry flavor dominates. Backgorund ale base with slight malt provide contrasting sweetness. There's slight notes of barrel. Overall, good intensity of the flavor.

Mouthfeel: 4
Moderate sourness with good acidity and sharp finish. Mild mod carbonation ; quite appropriate offering a slight cleansing of the pallet. Mild to moderate viscosity.

Overall: 4.5
A very enjoyable beer great use of cherries and barrel offers a nice complexity of flavors, Great moderately sour finish. Nice ale base. Very easy to drink.
Highly recommend.

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Sang Noir from Cascade Brewing / Raccoon Lodge & Brewpub
4.42 out of 5 based on 1,696 ratings.
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